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Eileen Gordon Chiarello

CEO / Founder

Eileen Gordon Chiarello is the founder of Barnraiser, a discovery & funding community for the 80mm people who strive to find, connect & support good food & healthy living. As a fast-growing community, Barnraiser helps people discover, share and fund what they care most about, and helps businesses reach and engage larger, interested audiences.

She is also the business partner with her husband, chef Michael Chiarello, in a family of hospitality, specialty food, retail and media properties including an Emmy winning Food Network TV series that created 100mm media impressions, a sustainably farmed vineyard, and over 80 specialty foods.

Each inspires the celebration of everyday rituals around the table, a legacy she believes we must leave to future generations. Her passion for story, young people and sustainability led her to create Dirt-to-Dine Adventure Camps for kids at Connolly Ranch before launching Barnraiser.

Barnraiser has been named a top innovator by Rodale & Organic Authority, and has been featured in Fortune, Forbes, Fast Company, Food & Wine, Sunset, National Geographic, Civil Eats and more.

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Events featuring Eileen Gordon Chiarello
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