If you have a vegan business, or are thinking about starting one, you have found your tribe

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Our vibrant community

Surround yourself with other people who are on the same ethical business journey as you are – and maybe even make some new friends along the way!


Business Academy

Learn crucial business skills from how to get customers to finding funding, with hundreds of hours of courses, masterclasses and podcasts.


Online events

Promote your business in our regular online networking meet-ups (all time zones covered) or get direct help on a business clinic.


Help & support

Have a 121 with our founder and vegan business expert David when you sign-up + get ongoing help through our Community Hub.

Our new member-only podcast series

Vegan business


Every week David interviews one of our Vegan Business Tribe members to explore the width of the vegan business sector

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What our members say...

"We’d have never looked at our business strategy as hard if it hadn’t been for the push from you two. It’s been a total game changer."

Kayleigh Nicolaou,
Kakadu Creative, UK

"Your advice really gave us a wake up call. You guys made us recognise the value of what we are doing."

Jackie Norman,
Vegan FTA, New Zealand

"You have built something valuable and unique that is relevant to vegan business owners anywhere in the world."

Annette & Graham Henry,
Henry & Henry, Germany

"It’s like we’re now part of this new big family. It’s so good that you do this! We were blown away by our session with you."

Ed & Natasha,
BReD, Canada

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Video course

How to get customers

Is getting new customers the main problem holding your business back? Join David in this intimate 8-part 4-hour video course as he goes right back to the basics of understanding how people buy, how to set up a sales and marketing funnel and how to take a customer over the line.

Vegan Business Revolution: Season 1 Episode 9: Sarah Zeneli has organised over 160 vegan fairs, markets and fiestas around the south of England, giving vegan businesses direct access to their buying customers and wining more than 10 awards in the process!
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Vegan Business Revolution: Season 1 Episode 8: Sophie Shand is a graphic designer based in the Netherlands who used her skill set to create a boutique agency for vegan and purpose-driven brands.
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Vegan Business Revolution: Season 1 Episode 7: Jessica Goldthorpe runs a multi-award-winning vegan catering business that also teaches people that if you love sea life, then you shouldn't be eating it.

200 million land animals are killed every single day in our global food system - we're here to do something about that

Any of this sound familiar?

This is why we built Vegan Business Tribe.  This is our activism just like your business is yours. But it’s not enough just to have a vegan business.  You cannot help us to move towards a vegan world unless you have a SUCCESSFUL vegan business.  Well, don’t worry – you have now found your tribe.

Ready to join your tribe?

Have a question about joining?
Email: hello@veganbusinesstribe.com

Who are our vegan business experts Lisa & David?

David Pannell is a vegan business expert and the presenter of the Vegan Business Tribe Podcast. David has advised a number of high-street food chains, brands and manufacturers to help them better understand the vegan marketplace and is a regular speaker on understanding the plant-based consumer.

A former manufacturing-sector ambassador for the Chartered Institute of Marketing, David founded Vegan Business Tribe in 2020 which has grown into a support community for hundreds of vegan business around the world.

David has built a range of businesses over a career that has spanned over 20 years, including running his own successful marketing and business growth agency for over 12 years. He is also the UK agent for The Vegan Society’s Vegan Trademark scheme. He launched Vegan Business Tribe with his wife Lisa, who is currently on maternity leave following the birth of their daughter Awen.

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Plus our resident guest expert...

Katrina Fox

An award-winning former journalist, Katrina is the author of the bestselling book 'Vegan Ventures: Start and Grow an Ethical Business' and the host of the long-running Vegan Business Talk podcast.

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