At a young age, Yunnie Kim Morena realized the impact of delicious, home-cooked food. Her first career was in fashion where she owned and operated several stores within the iconic Fred Segal Santa Monica. Later Yunnie and her husband took over her parents’ 40 year old restaurant on the Santa Monica Pier, The Albright. Today, Yunnie founded Kimchi Avocado inspired by her journey to celebrate how food connects people, brings family together, and creates community.
Laurel Mintz, founder and CEO of award-winning marketing agency Elevate My Brand, explores some of the most exciting new and growing brands in Los Angeles and the US at large. Each week, the Elevate Your Brand podcast features an entrepreneurial special guest to discuss the past, present and future of their brand.