J Parker

Parker is an international student, coffee enthusiast and media professional with a background in event marketing, intercultural communication and creative strategy. He enjoys traveling, making videos, and engaging in high-visibility projects. A Louisville native, Parker aims to promote organic and fair or direct trade coffee through coffee houses and roasters in Louisville and abroad. Understanding the intricacies and difficulties involved with the coffee trade, as Dark Roast Joe, Parker wants to change the dialogue around coffee and increase the demand for ethical coffee supply chains in Louisville while creating business opportunities with an emphasis on multiculturalism and multilingualism.

Taste of Independents Louisville helps raise funds for food service workers

https://youtu.be/GZvaEqUODAA APRON, Inc. headed by Gary Fox, President, had a successful fifth annual Taste of Independents at the Olmstead on Sunday, July, 14th. For eight years, APRON, Inc. has been providing financial relief to professional food and beverage industry workers of Louisville who have suffered...

Summertime with Sunergos Coffee

This Louisville company is helping to generate a change of dialogue in Louisville about the importance of small holder producers and equitable coffee. Do you want to learn more about where coffee comes from and how to support the little guys?