World Famous Coffee Products out of Seattle
Who We Are
Baristas is a national Coffee Company that is recognized throughout the US. It currently produces and sells coffee related products under the Baristas brand. The Baristas White Coffee single serve cups compatible with the Keurig 2.0 brewing system is the bestselling product in its category. Baristas also markets other coffee related products. Baristas gained mainstream exposure in numerous news and special feature coverage. Baristas furthered its awareness when it became the subject of “Grounded in Seattle” the reality show special feature which aired on WE tv. Baristas has recently refocused its business to focus on its wholesale and direct to consumer coffee based products such as single serve coffee pods compatible with Keurig 2.0 brewing system. Baristas special “Espresso Blend” and its revolutionary “White Coffee” have become strong sellers, with the lightly roasted 3X the caffeine, “White Coffee” becoming the number one white coffee Keurig compatible cup in the nation.
What We Do
Baristas develops and markets primarily coffee related products.
Baristas partnered with Amazon, the most valuable retailer in the United States, to offer the only White Coffee single serve cups compatible with the Keurig® K-Cup® Brewing System 2.0 available on www.amazon.com through “Amazon Prime”
White Coffee is a rarity and is developed using a slow and low heat roast that preserves a much higher caffeine level than a traditional roast. Because the beans have been under-roasted, white coffee has a lighter taste than traditional coffee and is described as both neutral and nutty.
Barry has a long history in founding start-up companies as well as providing business guidance and funding. An inventor and pioneer in the development and marketing of telecommunications technologies, Mr. Henthorn has been advising US corporations in a variety of industries since the early 1990’s. While CEO of Emerald City Cellular he created the Free Cellular phone which changed the market forever. While CEO of Innovative Communications Technologies he was the architect of the VOPT voice protocol which pioneered the elimination of charges for long distance calling, While CEO of ReelTime he developed the ability to stream DVD quality video over the internet making ReelTime the leader in the field worldwide. Henthorn has been featured for his contributions in publications such as The New York Times, Washington CEO, The Seattle Times, The Wall Street Journal, Variety, and others. Barry continues to contribute to a fresh viewpoint and vision towards the future.
Troy Scott Steciw
President and Director with Baristas Coffee Company™ for over four years, committing himself to refining Baristas™ Operational processes, increasing revenues and generating profits. Scott has been involved in virtually every aspect of the construction industry for nearly 20 years. From Laborer to Designer of High Rise Buildings and Developer of over 40 Townhomes, Mr. Steciw has the capacity to understand the viability of acquisitions, the ability to raise capital to get projects off of the ground, and a track record of getting deals done. As a professional consultant to the building design industry, he has held over 100 power point presentations to the industry, presenting to audiences from 10 to over 200 people. Mr. Steciw has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management from Boston University.
Eric Quinn Metcalf (born January 23, 1968) is a former American football running back, wide receiver and return specialist who played in the National Football League (NFL) for the Cleveland Browns, Atlanta Falcons, San Diego Chargers, Arizona Cardinals, Carolina Panthers, Washington Redskins and Green Bay Packers. He was a three-time Pro Bowl selection for the Browns and the Chargers. He was also the 1988 US Track and Field Champion in the long jump and a two-time NCAA Champion in the same event at University of Texas.