“My Story Reads Like A Mix Of Forrest Gump Meets Che Guevara, But Of Coffee” With Todd Carmichael

Yitzi Weiner
Apr 12, 2018 · 5 min read
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“Even given my extreme adventures, from walking across Antarctica to multiple near death experiences, still the most interesting moments in my career happened when Isolated in the mountains of Haiti, working on our Haitian coffee academy. A UN helicopter appeared overhead and landed on this remote farm just steps away from where our team was working. You can imagine everyone’s surprise, and even more so when President Bill Clinton stepped out “to learn more about our work at the academy.” For a coffee guy living a fringe life and who’s been all over the world, it’s simply not the sort of thing that ever happens.”

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