The WILD TONIC® story begins with an artist and her passion for innovation and creativity. Painter, Holly Lyman, worked with beeswax, an ancient medium known as encaustic, for many years until she discovered the art of fermentation. One day, her love of painting with beeswax transformed into working with honey, another labor of love created by the bees. As with many creative endeavors that sometimes spill into other forms of expression, Holly unexpectedly found herself fascinated with a rare ferment known as Jun. She brewed with this living culture day after day until several years and brew experiments later,
WILD TONIC® Jun Kombucha was born!
Today, the vision of creativity and innovation continues to influence the choices we make as a company by bringing together a like-minded group of individuals that embrace change and growth and have a desire to make the world a better place. The WILD TONIC® team is not only dedicated to creating and sharing this innovative ferment with the world, but also to being proactive in the community and to bring awareness to bee conservation! There is a common thread of health, joy and vitality that unites the people and our mission.
Individual commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.
Rachel Reenstra’s extensive experience as a host and comedian lends itself perfectly to the enormous success of her current series, “The Wildlife Docs,” which has already garnered three Emmy nominations and is in its fifth season on ABC and now also airing on the CW. She previously starred and hosted her own personality driven series on Discovery’s Animal Planet called “Ms. Adventure,” which allowed her to travel the world comparing animal and human behavior. She easily concluded that animals are definitely the smarter of the species and her personal preference, though she also has extensive experience with humans having a masters in psychology.
Rachel often performs standup comedy, inspires audiences via her YouTube channel and emcees corporate and other large events all over the country. As a professional speaker, she loves to appear on behalf of great causes that support our veterans, our wildlife and more with her ultimate message being love.
SUSTAINABLY BREWED, FERMENTED AND BOTTLED BY GOOD OMEN BOTTLING, LLC®. WILD TONIC® IS A REGISTERED TRADEMARK OF GOOD OMEN BOTTLING, LLC®.