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Alessandra Franco

Alessandra Franco discovered her love for building relationships and partnerships after leaving the entertainment industry to produce events in the nonprofit sector, which saw her manage large productions such as PETA’s35th Anniversary Party. Born and raised in Brazil, Alessandra began her career in marketing, attended film school, and worked in international publicity. Now Green Queen's Global Head of Partnerships, Alessandra is happiest when outdoors and is committed to a vegan lifestyle, sustainability, the environment, animal rights, and social responsibility. She’s also a sci-fi nerd, a foodie, and the proud mama of two Brazilian kitties Bobo and Minnie.

We Tested 9 Vegan Eggs and There Were 2 With Perfect Scores

11 Mins Read It’s crazy to think that just a decade ago, there were no animal-free alternatives to chicken eggs. If you went vegan, it meant saying goodbye to eating, cooking, and baking with eggs. So, the fact that I reached out to about 20 different brands making alt protein egg products for this review is a clear […]

Expo West 2022 Review: The 10 Best Future Foods We Tasted

12 Mins Read Expo West, which is held in March in Los Angeles at the Anaheim Convention Center, boasted over 2,700 exhibitors and 50,000 attendees filling the venue’s 480,000 square feet. It’s the largest natural food tradeshow in the U.S., and Green Queen was on the ground. As I walked the Expo West aisles, alt protein seemed to […]

Plant Based World Expo NYC: The 11 Best Vegan Foods We Tried

11 Mins Read What was it like attending the Plant Based World Expo in New York City? Green Queen tried it all and there were so many great vegan foods it was hard to pinpoint the best, but we narrowed it down to these. After spending the few months drooling over the products we report on all year […]