Our Team

Here at Heavenly HQ, we love what we do!  We are passionate about healthy eating, organic food, and ensuring that your little ones have access to good food like ours.  We are a team of Parents, Aunties, Uncles, and understand what you do as parents too.

 

Why not say hello!  We don't bite!

Shauna - Heavenly Tasty Organics Northern Ireland

SHAUNA McCARNEY-BLAIR

Company Founder & Managing Director

Shauna is mum to Joe, Cara, Elsa and Lily, our chief tasters.  She is the founder of Heavenly Tasty Organics, and leads the way to make healthy food accessible to all. 

Shauna has won numerous awards since starting the business such as; Maternity and Infant Awards - Business Parent of the Year 2011.  Women in Business Awards 2011 - Award for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.  Women in Business Awards 2012 - Best Small Business.  Jacqueline Gold - WOW Award, Jan 2012. Belfast Telegraph's Business Woman of the Year - 2016.

 

JAMES BLAIR

Operations Director

James is the Operations Director at Heavenly Tasty Organics. He looks after all our orders, logistics, procurement and keeps things running to ensure our delicious, healthy products reach the shelves of stores and into your homes.  

When not busy working at Heavenly HQ, James is dad to Elsa and Lily, our newest taste tester.

With a strong sales background and 15 years proven track record of brand development within the FMCG and retail sectors, he is customer focussed and used to developing and delivering strategic plans to deliver profitable growth. He has experience of working with a variety of customer types including Independent and Multiple retailers across GB, Ireland, Europe, Middle East and Central America.  James is responsible for our products being available in stores from the UK and Ireland to Spain and the Middle East.

James - Heavenly Tasty Organics

 

Kristin Jameson

Brand Development Manager

Kristin is mum to Jackson and Coen, two very happy and energetic little boys who have developed a love for our Heavenly snacks range, especially our mango coconut squishies! 

Kristin is an award winning marketer who looks after the strategic positioning of our brand both Nationally and Internationally and manages all things marketing related.  She has a background in FMCG and is committed to helping us feed the world’s little people with healthy organic foods! 

NUALA CURRAN

International Sales Manager

Nuala is mum to 3 children, Cara, Cliodhna and Alanna.

Nuala looks after the international sales for Heavenly and brings a wealth of experience selling both B2B and B2C in International Baby and Toddler markets.

A people’s person, Nuala qualified in Marketing and has developed & implemented strategic marketing campaigns within the Automotive, Manufacturing and FMCG Industries before taking her love of branding and image to portray the real message of the company through sales. 

Nuala is hoping to build on the strong international success of Heavenly Tasty Organics by evaluating and launching the brand into further new markets worldwide. 

Mark Crawford

Senior Bookkeeper

Mark is dad to Isaac and Emilia, and has just joined the team after taking time away from work to look after his two children.  

Mark has been working in the finance sector for over 8 years after leaving the civil service. He has experience working for Multi-National Companies, Charities as well as one of Northern Ireland's top law firms. 

JUAN LUIS SÁNCHEZ-CARVAJALES

EU Country Manager (Spain)

Juan Luis is the Heavenly Tasty Organics country manager for Spain and he takes care of sales and distribution all over the country, supporting Heavenly HQ with the import details.

He is dad to Bosco, Carlota and Covadonga. They have very different ages, from 3 to 15 years old but they all love the Coconut Squishies and Halo Bites! 

Juan Luis has got 23 years' experience building brands from different scopes. Moving from the advertising world to sales and distribution. His expertise lies within the food and beverages segment throughout different European markets.

 

 

JUAN LUIS SÁNCHEZ-CARVAJALES

 

MÓNICA NAVARRO MATEU

Marketing Guru

Mónica is also mum to three children. The smallest is the Yummy Wafer Wisps specialist!

She has developed her career in marketing over 12 years and specialises in direct and digital marketing. Monica is our Marketing Guru in Spain and is assisting our marketing team with introducing the Heavenly brand to families throughout Spain.