Livio Bisterzo is a unique visionary, CEO and co-founder of Green Park Brands. His passion for food led him to create a brandable, inventive and healthy food line in the health and wellness industry. Green Park Brands parent company, Green Park Holdings, employs a portfolio that includes multiple food and beverage lines. The company’s mission is to offer nutritious but tasty food options while supporting a sustainable product with a small carbon footprint. Livio Bisterzo is a leader for change in the health food industry, driving a new way of doing business with a focus on positive social impacts.
Green Park Brands unveiled its first snack food called Hippeas in 2015 and it has been a big hit with consumers ever since. Hippeas has been branded by Livio Bisterzo as the “better for you” snack. Made with organic chickpeas, Hippeas comes in six delicious flavors and has a wide appeal to people looking for a snack that’s made with the best ingredients and that is high in nutrition. Green Park Brands doesn’t just talk about social change, they make it – Livio Bisterzo donates part of the profit from every bag of Hippeas sold to Farm Africa. Farm Africa is a charitable organization that helps East African chickpea farmers become self sufficient. In more recent news, Green Park Brands is partnering with natural fruit flavored seltzer drink purveyor Ugly Drinks. Hugh Thomas and Joe Benn, the founders of Ugly Drinks, will run the company as a separate entity from Green Park Brands but will help launch the new product.
Livio Bisterzo is a born entrepreneur, starting his first campaign in events and marketing while still in college. He attended the prestigious University of the Arts in London where he graduated with an honors degree in Fashion Business Management. After college, he went on the create the Alvaro Group and in 2011 founded the Little Miracle Drinks beverage line. Livio Bisterzo is an investor and advisor to the social media site Snax.