Co-owner of Alakef Coffee Roasters. I loved traveling to coffee countries and would like to do more of that in the future.
Favorite coffee: Depends on what day of the week you ask.
Co-owner of Alakef Roasters – We are so lucky to have the
best staff in the world!
Favorite coffee: It’s hard to choose, they are all great…
Cycling is my passion. I’m very involved in cycling.
Favorite Coffee: Breakfast Blend – a thoughtfully
After interning with a production company that produces Sesame Street Live in my adult college years, I became part of the crew
for the 1992 Super Bowl Halftime Show in Minneapolis and
was on the field, at the 50 yard line (Gloria Estefan onstage).
I love seeking hidden treasures in thrift stores, garage sales or at auctions and spending time at Lake Superior beaches or camping.
Favorite coffee: Scandinavian Blend - great cup of coffee, anytime.
I live in Two Harbors, MN with my wife and 2 dogs on the
shore of Lake Superior. We enjoy the woods and water of
NE MN and I have one of the best 25 mile commutes there
I am an artisan, craftsman, and lifelong coffee aficionado; superdad to four very precious little human beings; and an avid north shore explorer.
I like my “personal blend” of Ethiopia and Sumatra at home and cold press Sumatra on the trail.
I love customer service and answering account questions
for our customers. Outside of work, I am the building
manager and supervisor of a teen/youth after school
program and assist with other community monthly programs for a community club in our area.
Moroccan Blend – Everyone has a great comment about
this coffee when it is served.
I enjoy the “gladiators of the canine world” along with being an outdoorsman and spending time with family and friends.
Favorite Coffee: Tanzania Peaberry
Consultant, I operated and managed a coffee shop for over 14 years. I have a lot of funny stories from behind the counter. I have a passion for helping other people fulfill dreams of owning their own business. When I'm in Duluth, I love to walk the shore and find cool rocks. I usually go back home with my pockets full of rocks!
Favorite Coffee: An Iced Honey Cinnamon Latte made with Espresso Primo. If I drink hot, black coffee, Alakef blend is my top pick.
My wife and I just had our second child in June, 2013. I enjoy woodworking in my spare time and tinkering in the garage while listening to the Twins on the radio.
Favorite coffee: Peru Norte
I am trained as a mountain cartographer who climbs
mountains on weekends. Currently on a quest to camp at all 73 Minnesota State Parks
Why Alakef, of course.
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