Amy is the youngest of the three Zitelman sisters. She studied interpersonal communication at University of Delaware, from where she graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in 2011. Following graduation Amy taught English in Israel and traveled extensively through 2012, until she committed full time to Soom Foods.
She has been talkin’ tahini since January 2013 and is single-handedly responsible for growing the wholesale business to over 300 accounts, including many of America’s best chefs & retailers. Amy also manages distributor and sales rep relationships, end-user relationships and generally the sales cycle and process.
Amy spends her free time practicing yoga, traveling, and eating at Philly’s best restaurants. Amy is married to Darren, and they live in Northern Liberties with their dog, Taz. Amy is a volunteer at the SPCA and active in entrepreneurial groups in the Philadelphia area.