Chewse in the News

About Chewse

Chewse is a diverse, culture-first office catering company that cares deeply about our clients and about each other. Our mission is to make sure everyone has a seat at the table, and offices eat like family. Join us in our journey to eradicate workplace loneliness, boost office culture, and bring good food to businesses everywhere.

Follow the Chewse journey through media coverage and thought leadership from our Founder and CEO, Tracy Lawrence.

Milestones

FOUNDED

2011

VENTURE CAPITAL RAISED

$40M

# OF EMPLOYEES

150+

ACTIVE CITIES

5

CHEWSE TO GIVE LAUNCHED

April 2019

# OF DOGS IN THE OFFICE

6 (and counting!)

Featured

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Forbes outlines Chewse’s purpose-driven approach and the vision to transform the drop off delivery experience into an onsite dining experience – nationwide.

Leading with love may sound simple, but, as Tracy writes in this Entrepreneur article, empathetic leadership is key to attracting (and retaining) incredible talent.

Learn how Chewse implements transparent salaries to improve innovation and inclusion within the workplace in this First Round article.

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September 17, 2019

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Chewse is featured on Salesforce Pardot’s blog. In this client case study, Pardot covers our journey towards becoming an inbound organization and connect with our client base. 

September 10, 2019

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79% of companies fail to make diversity a priority, even though more women in leadership make companies more successful. Tracy Lawrence talks women in leadership in this TalentCulture article.

August 16, 2019

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Chewse Founder and CEO Tracy Lawrence shares the powerful impact feminine energy can have on improving a business and the need for female mentors in this CareerBright article.

July 15, 2019

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Small and locally-owned businesses make up 48.8% of California’s workforce. Learn more from Chewse Founder and CEO (and LA native!) Tracy Lawrence on how you can support LA’s restaurants.

May 30, 2019

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Leading with love may sound simple, but, as Tracy writes in this Entrepreneur article, empathetic leadership is key to attracting (and retaining) incredible talent.

May 27, 2019

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Having clear company values will keep your business aligned with your team’s heart, attract candidates, and keep people around for the long term. Learn more from Tracy Lawrence on Recruiter!

May 21, 2019

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PR Newswire cover’s Chewse’s launch of “Chewse to Give.” Through the Chewse to Give program, we’re partnering with Copia to recover uneaten food and deliver it to local recipients who need it most.

May 21, 2019

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In this HR Daily Advisor article, Tracy outlines the importance of transparent pay policies to drive equality and improve companies’ overall performance.

May 21, 2019

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Hear Tracy speak at Collision Conference 2019 on: how customer experience is the future of design, Chewse as a breakout startup, shortcuts to succ-Saas, and Chewse as a marketplace.

May 8, 2019

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Four simple ways to improve office culture through connection building, feedback, and meal-sharing. Healthy office culture is the key to a great workplace – learn more from Tracy Lawrence on Thrive Global.

May 2, 2019

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Tracy is reframing compassion and empathy as superpowers for current and future female leaders. Read more on Mogul.

April 25, 2019

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When women lead like themselves, everyone benefits. Tracy Lawrence guest posts on Women 2.0 about how to lead authentically.

April 17, 2019

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Forbes outlines Chewse’s purpose-driven approach and the vision to transform the drop off delivery experience into an onsite dining experience – nationwide.

March 30, 2019

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Kash Mathur, Chief Operating Officer of Chewse, joins host Doug Collom on Bay Area Ventures. Covered by Wharton Business Radio.

March 26, 2019

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Chewse was founded so no one has to eat lunch along. Our passion for developing an inclusive, empowered team has made us thrive. Try a few tips and tricks form Chewse Founder and CEO, Tracy Lawrence, in this SUCCESS article.

March 8, 2019

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Chewse launches in Austin! Read more about the launch on Austin Business Journal’s online publication.

March 6, 2019

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Austin Chamber covers the Chewse Austin launch. Chewse integrates in the communities we serve by partnering with mom-and-pop restaurants.

February 7, 2019

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Cultivating a healthy office culture is the best way to make sure everyone has a seat at the table. Nobl Academy covers a few of our strategies, and how you can use them in your office!

February 5, 2019

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Burnout, ultimately, is about losing steam at your job. Learn how a great office culture can offset that pressure.

2018

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Chewse Founder and CEO, Tracy Lawrence, is featured in Forbes’ 30 Under 30: Food and Drink 2018!

December 3, 2018

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Tech Crunch Covers Chewse’s Series B $19 million raise and plans to open Silicon Valley catering.

June 1, 2018

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Los Angeles Business Journal interviews Tracy Lawrence on the founding of Chewse, along with the importance of society responsibility in the business.

April 12, 2018

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Tracy Lawrence speaks at Silicon Valley Forum about authenticity as a founder – in Tracy’s case, leading an office catering tech company without being “out for blood.”

February 19, 2018

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In Break Form’s inaugural guest podcast, Tracy Lawrence talks love company, how to lead with vulnerability, fighting workplace patriarchy.

January 23, 2018

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Read about Tracy’s commitment to encouraging women to rise up and embrace the feminine in all arenas of leadership.

July 1, 2017

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Female founders should press onwards towards their dreams.

June 6, 2017

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Chewse launches service in Los Angeles with the same commitment to quality and culture of the company. Read more on Tech Crunch.

March 8, 2017

Learn how Chewse implements transparent salaries to improve innovation and inclusion within the workplace in this First Round article.

November 21, 2016

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Transparent compensation opens the conversation, increases trust, and reduces employee resentment. Learn more about how you can implement these policies in your office!

July 18, 2016

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Chewse is bringing together compassion and growth, by creating a love culture in the office and with the customers.

May 2, 2016

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Chewse is a Love (and Excellence) company – and that’s part of what makes us great. Learn more about the lightbulb moment that got us there.

November 30, 2015

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Being a leader is about embracing shadows and using them to grow and lead. Chewse Founder and CEO Tracy Lawrence joins Jerry Colonna on the Reboot Podcast.

November 8, 2015

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At Chewse, our mission is to foster authenticity in our interactions as a team — especially early on. Read more from Tracy on 42Hire.

October 12, 2015

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Every Friday at 4pm, Chewse has a standing ritual: Attitudes of Gratitudes, to bring together the team around a space of gratitude.

August 3, 2015

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TechCrunch reports on Chewse’s first funding round in 2015.

August 3, 2015

The Foundry Group annouces their investment in Chewse.

June 27, 2015

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In this Athena Talks guest post, learn more from Chewse Founder and CEO, Tracy Lawrence, about how asking about diversity sparks new conversations with VC funders.

August 14, 2013

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Chewse, which started in 2011 in a USC dorm room, officially expanded to Santa Monica in 2013. Santa Monica Daily Press covers the expansion.

August 9, 2013

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Built in LA covers Chewse’s LA launch to bring lunch options to a new market.

April 1, 2013

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Chewse presents at 500 Startups Demo Day and closes $1 million in Seed round funding. VentureBeat reports on the raise.

October 31, 2012

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In 2012, Silicon Valley’s 500 Startups invests in Chewse! Read more on TechZulu.