Crystle Gonzales is the Co-Owner and Executive Taste Creator for HELLAXBOMB, LLC, a MEHKO cook (Micro Enterprise Home Kitchen Operation) and cooks on the SHEF.COM platform. She is a food content creator on social media. Her Filipino Guamanian food business has been featured in the SF Examiner, SF Chronicle, Bay City News, ABC7 Bay area, and NBC Bay Area.
Crystle has a degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management with an emphasis in Restaurant and Culinary Management from San Francisco State University. She is excited to work with the next wave of entrepreneurs looking to begin or further their business in hospitality and tourism. As an advisor, Crystle will focus on educating about MEHKO and Cottage Food certification in San Mateo County.
Crystle and her husband chose a business in the food industry because they’re huge foodies, possess great respect for the culinary arts, and have experience with commercial kitchens and restaurants. They believe food is the best way to share their culture and build multigenerational relationships and opportunities within the community.