BTS: Behind the Snax with Taika
Friendship, Facebook, Finland and Function
This is a new section we’re developing centered on getting to learn more about the people behind brands that are staples inside Snaxshot’s community—beyond just their “founder” tag. This project is being led by our very own creative intern,, who personally styles and shoots the images for these issues and who digs deeper with questions—all to remind you that behind your favorite brands, beyond the hype, the fundraising, the wins and the failures, they are complex human beings, equal parts enlightened and flawed.
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A note from Andrea—
Was so excited to get Anja to interview the Taikaboiis! Here’s a little fun anecdote to pre-face it, Michael Sharon came to our first community gathering ever back in 2021—it was really random in the middle of a park in San Francisco where he was very particular about letting me know he would only be there for a “few minutes”—he…