BOULDER – Bhakti Chai LLC founder and chief executive Brook Eddy is one of five finalists in Entrepreneur magazine’s Entrepreneur of 2014 award, with readers set to vote for the winner.
Bhakti Chai, founded in 2007, makes a variety of Fair Trade Certified organic teas. The company is headquartered in downtown Boulder and brews its teas at a facility in Longmont.
The company did $3.8 million in sales last year, with that figure expected to climb by nearly 60 percent this year.
Online voting for Entrepreneur of 2014 (http://www.entrepreneur.com/e2014) runs through Sept. 19.
The other four finalists include Dan Price of Seattle-based Gravity Payments; Alan Schaaf of San Francisco-based Imgur; Chris Mittelstaedt of San Francisco-based The FruitGuys; and Jason Wolfe of Pittsburgh-based GiftCards.com.