Kathleen Mayes– Founder & Chief Development Officer, MaGi Foods LLC: MaGi Foods LLC Founded in 2007– A local food manufacturer with 2 national food brands: Kathleen’s and Louisiana Purchase: "As a working Mom and foodie, I created Kathleen’s for my two daughters to have a natural, healthy, affordable, and convenient food option”. A daughter of a Mexican Father and Peruvian, Mother, Kathleen, embraces her latin heritage and is inspired by the “sabores” of the latin global kitchen. Kathleen attended the University of Texas at Austin (BA History) and St. Mary’s University (MBA- Finance). Kathleen previously worked as a Production Manager at R.G. Barry Corporation and a Financial Manager for SBC Corporation. In 2011, Kathleen was nominated for the Entrepreneurial Spirit Award by National Association on Women Business Owners (NAWBO.). In 2012, Kathleen’s was profiled as “Women under 40” for SA Women’s Magazine. In San Antonio, Kathleen is a member of Les Dames D’Escoffier International – San Antonio Chapter; San Antonio, Gardenia and Musical Club, Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, Woodridge PTO, Alamo Heights Junior School PTO, and other local organizations. Kathleen has been married for the past 16 years to Matt Mayes, and has 2 daughters: Jamie and Abbey.