Herbal Water's CEO, Albert Cahana, was honored with a nomination
for a REAL Food Innovator Award for his leadership in
healthy beverage production. He's in good company: Other nominees
include First Lady Michelle Obama, Chef Jamie Oliver, Mayor Michael
Bloomberg, Mark Bittman, Jeff Moyer of the Rodale Institute, Chef
Jose Andres and Seth Goldman of Honest Tea.
The awards are hosted by the United States Healthful Food
Council, a nonprofit NGO dedicated to fighting obesity and
diet-related disease by increasing the consumption of healthful and
sustainable food and beverages.
Awards are divided into eight categories:
Nutrition Awareness/Disease Prevention, Beverage, Child Nutrition,
Food Access, Food Production, Food Marketing, Government Official,
and Nonprofit Advocacy.