DC: What is your name, major, and graduation year?
Djampa: My name is Bright Djampa, I am a Nutrition and Food Science Major, I graduated in May of 2022.
DC: Which Dingman Center programs have you been involved with?
Djampa: Omega 3 Nutrition is a brain-centric food company that works to create affordable, accessible, absolutely delicious on-the-go snack items packed with nutrients to fortify and sustain one’s brain
DC: In two to three sentences, how would you describe your startup?
Djampa: During my Freshman year in the spring of 2019 I realized there was a gap in the market space as it pertains to food that works to take care of one’s brain.
DC: Why did you decide to start a business in this industry?
Djampa: Food is something that we consume every single day! Therefore, if a company wants to have a meaningful impact on someone’s brain health, one of the easiest ways to do so is through food. Food is also very affordable and accessible.
DC: What updates or significant accomplishments can you share with us about your company from the last six months?
Djampa: We are looking to move into a newer and bigger production facility in order to ramp up production! We are also employed 6 new people on the production team. We have also launched a new product! The Omega 3 Cereal!!
DC: What’s the most important thing you are working on right now and how are you making it happen?
Djampa: We are working on getting into the new production facility where we will be manufacturing nearly 1.2 million Omega 3 products per month.
DC: Now that you’ve graduated, what’s next for your company?
Djampa: Trying to scale the company as much as possible so that we can supply many verticals as possible
DC: If you could give advice to any aspiring entrepreneurs, what would it be?
Djampa: NEVER BE afraid to pivot and stick to your gut/intuition above everything else. Remember this is a long game, it takes time for you to be proven right! Also, I know this sounds cheesy, but remain passionate about what you’re doing. If you’re going to work this hard at least make it something worthwhile. Love what you do and the love will translate to many people in various ways. Stay blazing 🙂
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