Grand Parade Imports Hosts Exclusive Kenya Coffee Event in Berkeley, CA

Grand Parade Imports, San Francisco based Kenyan specialty coffee importer, hosted a unique cupping with prominent Bay Area coffee professionals on September 10, 2018 in Berkeley, California. The event featured Professor Joseph Kieyah, President-appointed, Chairman of the Kenya Coffee Task Force, who led a conversation about the ongoing reforms in the coffee sector.

In the CoRo Roastery cupping room, the Kenyan government and US industry leaders discussed challenges, issues, and resolutions for Kenyan coffee. The Task force seeks to engage the global market, understand consumer demand in order to build a sustainable, farmer-centric approach - one that equitably empowers farmers and their communities.