Thom is located in Portland, Oregon
and is part CEO, part personal development wonk, part biohacker
info geek and is a self-confessed serial entrepreneur. While his favorite book list contains many success oriented and personal development classics, with the classic definition of achieving success being "make lots of money" this is not what inspires or motivates Thom. He follows more of a “you aren’t doing well unless you’re also doing some good” line of thinking. Thom’s company has been built around the simple principle of “do the right thing.” In 1999 Thom’s personal passion for food and his concern over the explosion of metabolic disease led him to found Steviva Brands
, with a mission to help food manufacturers replace unhealthy sugars in their products with natural options. With 20 years of R&D work, Thom has helped hundreds of manufacturers improve the quality of their products. In recent years, his passion for food and optimal health have intersected with his embrace of a ketogenic diet
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Spiders Will Eat Your Face - How have Tarantulas become a pet in the U.S.A.? How is something like that allowed, legal, or safe? This original American practice of keeping Tarantulas has its roots in the Wild West, a U.S. government waging war on Mexico, racial relations, and even the great Louis Pasteur. Told in stop motion, Mike Fallek meets experts, dealers, and collectors who show you how the world of Spiders works.
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