Endangered Species Names Bembenick Chief Revenue Officer


Indianapolis, IN — Endangered Species Chocolate, LLC has named Whitney Bembenick chief revenue officer. This move comes as the organization pursues an aggressive strategic growth plan.  

Whitney Bembenick

“Whitney’s breadth and depth of experience spans our business, from product innovation to brand leadership,” says Curt Vander Meer, CEO. “Her understanding of category trends and the challenges retailers face have been instrumental in how we uniquely bring value to our retail partners and serve our customer community.” 

Bembenick launched the company’s R&D program in 2013, which has since produced more than 30 new items, including the brand’s Oat Milk Chocolate portfolio.

In her new role, she will lead the sales, innovation and marketing programs. “We have a true and authentic value that is for our customer community. That, paired with a clear and hungry path for growth is what makes me confident in the trajectory of our brand,” Bembenick says.