Dragons

ON AIR APRIL 3!

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Why is PRANA using
plastic packaging?

LEARN MORE >

What does the B Corp certification
stand for?

LEARN MORE >

What did PRANA do recently
to reduce its environmental impact?

LEARN MORE >

SAVE 20% OFF YOUR FIRST ORDER > FIND OUT HOW

 

MEET MARIE-JOSÉE RICHER  

An exclusive one-on-one with Marie-Josée Richer, visionary social entrepreneur and co-founder of PRANA, speaker and Dragon on Dans L'Oeil du Dragon (French version of Dragons’ Den).

Which companies or entrepreneurs from here and elsewhere do you admire the most?

I like what Patagonia has been doing since the beginning. Yvon Chouinard is a passionate man and he’s pushed the limits of entrepreneurship. All entrepreneurs inspire me in one way or another, they’re people who turn their ideas into concrete projects!

What advice would you give to a young entrepreneur?

Follow your heart and your intuition. Just do it!

In your opinion, what explains the success of PRANA?

Good timing, a whole lot of love and passion and a lucky star.

How did your role as a mother change your role as an entrepreneur?

I was a bit of a workaholic before I had my children; they brought balance to my life. I don’t think it changed my role as an entrepreneur, but out of necessity, I had to trust and delegate to others.

What personality traits were useful when you started your company?

I’ve always been a go-getter, hard-working and above all, I always challenged the status quo, I think that drove my parents crazy! I would tell them, "there has to be a better way to do it” about everything…

What are you most proud of?

My 3 children ;) and that PRANA - through its team and vision - has become an example of a company that redefines success in business, a company with values. To have contributed in our own way to changing the Canadian food landscape, making organic and vegan accessible and tasty.

FOLLOW MARIE-JOSÉE ON FACEBOOK

 

MARIE-JOSÉE'S FAVOURITE PRODUCTS

PRANA Organic European Almonds

organic raw European almonds

SHOP

PRANA Organic Non Roasted Cashews

organic non roasted cashews

SHOP

PRANA Organic Almond Butter

organic blanched almond butter

SHOP

PRANA Organic Dark Chocolate Chunks

organic 70% chocolate chunks

SHOP

PRANA Organic Dried Cranberries

organic dried cranberries

SHOP

PRANA Organic Dried Mango

organic dried mangoes

SHOP

 

TASTE FOR YOURSELF

 

Get 20% off your first order* with promo code DRAGON.

SHOP

*You must be logged in to use this promo code. Cannot be combined with any other offer, coupon or promotion. Subject to change without notice. We offer free shipping to Canada when you spend $100 or more, before tax and after all promotions.