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Denise Woodard is the Founder of Partake Foods, an allergy-friendly food company that is on a mission to bring peace of mind to those with dietary restrictions and simple enjoyment to those without. Denise was inspired to launch Partake Foods in June 2016 after struggling to find healthy, convenient meals and snacks for her daughter, Vivienne, who suffers from several food allergies. Prior to launching Partake, Denise spent the past 12 years in consumer packaged goods at various Fortune 100 companies.
Partake Foods has been featured by People, Reader’s Digest, and Babble. Denise was a member of the 2017 Cohort of Project Entrepreneur, as well as the Google for Entrepreneurs Exchange Black Founders program. She lives in Jersey City, NJ with her husband, Jeremy, and their 2-year-old daughter, Vivienne.