-- boss barista is a site and podcast highlighting the hard work, strife, and injustices of the barista profession.

Episodes

Jasper Wilde and Ashley Rodriguez talk about gender, race, sex, and other important issues in coffee. We invite people from all realms of the coffee world to share stories and engage in discussion.

060: Andrea Pacas on Tech in the Coffee Industry

Andrea Pacas is the 23-year-old CEO of Coffunity, the award-winning app making coffee more accessible. Technology opens up a world of possibility for coffee—from making coffee producers more accessible to providing information to consumers easily and reliably—we talk to Andrea about where she sees the future of coffee and the intersection of the industry with tech. We also talk about starting a business, being a female CEO, and share moments of validation and struggle. For real folks, listen to this one.

Ashley Rodriguez