OUR STORY

The need for change. As a food producer, Peqish strives to be a trusted and reliable community partner focused on your welfare. We do and will continue to be very stringent on the items that we utilize in our production and the products we release on the market, which align with our EAT.RIGHT.NOW. mantra.

Overall, our goal is to enable people to live healthier, happier and more informed lifestyles.

co-founder’s BACKGROUND

Together with my clinical and scientific colleagues, there continues to be a strong interest in investigating the relationship between nutrition and wellness, and whether altering patterns in food intake can improve individual outcomes.

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Anthony marotta, phd

Dr. Marotta is a clinical scientist and serial entrepreneur in the BC life sciences sector. Marotta served as the Chief Scientific Officer of Augurex Life Sciences Corp from 2006 to 2017 where he was responsible for the advancement of the company's innovative blood testing platforms for the management of patients with rheumatoid arthritis. 

Marotta completed his PhD in 2002 in Experimental Medicine at UBC. As a clinically trained scientist and a serial entrepreneur, Dr. Marotta realized that diet has a profound impact on the health and wellness of society. With this interest, the leadership team at Peqish set out to work with chefs, clinicians and like-minded scientists to provide consumers with great quality food that the team feels is better for you.