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By GWEN MICKELSON SENTINEL STAFF WRITER
Scotts Valley, California, August 14th 2004
For six years, Linda Meltzer worked on weekends and around her fulltime job to form a company that started as a taste test. Meltzer, a senior research scientist and nutritionist at Threshold Enterprises, a manufacturer and distributor of vitamins and nutritional supplements, said she came upon the idea for her Meltzer's Puremints mint candies while trying to perfect the flavoring of a sublingual form of melatonin, a naturally occurring hormone and antioxidant said to aid sleep, among other things. ...continues
Watsonville, California, June 10 2007
Meltzer’s has been invited to help celebrate the 25th anniversary of Food and Wine Magazine’s Classic in Aspen this year. This premier culinary event brings together top chefs, wine authorities, and other leaders in the world of food and wine, to celebrate the finest and most excellent in food and wine.
Meltzer’s Puremints healthy pastilles will be featured in the gift bags given to a select group of VIP’s attending the event.
“We are very excited and pleased to participate in the 25th anniversary of the Classic. This prestigious event hallmarks the highest quality in food and wine and to have our mints featured in the gift bags is quite exciting. One particular aspect that we are impressed with is the launching of the Grow for Food campaign, by Food and Wine Magazine, to commemorate the 25th year of the Classic”.
The Grow for Food campaign has the goal of raising $1 million for Farm to Table, a national initiative dedicated to supporting local farms and encouraging sustainable agriculture.
Watsonville, California, July 5 2007
Meltzer’s Puremints has been invited to participate in the Third Annual Healthy Gourmet Festival in Aspen this year. Presented by the Aspen Center for Integral Health, this exciting event highlights the highest quality gourmet organic and natural foods. This weekend event features award winning Top Healthy Gourmet Chefs for 2007 from five of the world’s most well known spas.
Meltzer’s Puremints natural pastilles will be featured in the exclusive gift bags given to VIP’s attending the event. Meltzer’s will also be offered in the gift bags given to certain attendees at the Spa Soiree, an additional event new to this year’s Healthy Gourmet Fest.
The Spa Soiree, which occurs Friday evening prior to the main Fest, will feature food prepared by America’s Top Healthy Gourmet Chefs for 2007, organic wines, spa treatments, organic chocolates, cheeses, fruits, and more.
Watsonville, California, November 15 2007
Meltzer’s Puremints healthy pastilles will be included in the coveted gift bags given to the attendees at the Dennis Basso Freestyle this December in Aspen Colorado.
The Dennis Basso Freestyle is Aspen's most glamorous, fashionable, and decadent fundraising events for the Aspen Art Museum. This gala takes place each year to benefit the museum's internationally recognized contemporary arts programming.
Presented by Bulgari, Aspen Magazine, and Sentient Jet, the Freestyle is an exciting evening of silent and live auctions, fine dining, contemporary art, live entertainment, and fashion show.