From the ground up

Brad Gruno
The American entrepreneurial spirit at work!

Looking back I see a life dominated by the drive to be successful in business, but loaded with excess. I didn't have myself grounded. I lost everything and hit rock bottom. Then I found a way to turn things around through a raw diet, exercise, yoga and meditation. I reconnected with my home and family, got my hands in the dirt and became connected to the earth. Without even looking for it, I found an organic path to a business that I was passionate about and integrated beautifully with my lifestyle.


Fall 2013

We are selected to be in Google's micro kitchens.

Fall 2013

Brad's first book "Brad's Raw Made Easy" is published with Random House.

June 2013

YTD sales exceed all of 2012. A 33k sq/ft warehouse and office facility is opened.

Winter 2012

Annual sales hit $5 million and we reveive multiple chain authorizations.

Spring 2012

Our distributor sales channel is opened.

Winter 2011

Brad's Raw Foods hits $2 million in annual sales.

Fall 2011

We reveive a spontaneous celebrity endorsement on the Today Show.

Fall 2010

Our products are picked up by Wegmans & Whole Foods Northeast.

Summer 2010

Leafy Kale Chips are added and Brad's Raw Foods is picked up by Whole Foods Mid-Atlantic. We expand into a 12k sq/ft facility with a proprietary dehydration system.

Spring 2010

Moves into a 4,000 sq/ft manufacturing & distribution facility.

Fall 2009

Brad's Raw Chips is born in a single car garage and sold at local farmers markets.

What's Next?

Brad is now embarking on a search to find the next health and wellness product, service or technology with the potential to make a substantial impact on how Americans approach their overall health. Credited for "finding kale before kale was cool", Brad is currently connecting with other entrepreneurs and investors in an effort to lend his business acumen, entrepreneurial expertise and passion for healthy living to a promising new venture. To contact Brad with ideas and suggestions, email him at

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