About Dean Jablon
An internationally recognized tea expert, marketing leader and speaker, Dean advises clients throughout the US and around the world about the challenges and trends impacting the tea industry. His pragmatic, action-oriented style inspires people to apply common sense and business rigor to launch their online tea business focused on profitability, efficiency, and customer satisfaction.
Dean’s wisdom comes from decades as a top producing sales executive for two of the nation’s largest Fortune 100 companies, starting up and operating two tea inspired restaurants, coaching, and training thousands of start-up and existing tea businesses, restaurant owners, managers, and staff from coast to coast and over a dozen countries.
Dean’s expertise encompasses all areas of business development, from marketing, financial management, and operational efficiency to leadership and governance, online reputation management, and social media strategy.
In addition to working with start-up businesses, Dean’s depth of experience has made him an effective advisor for many; national restaurants, healthcare providers, real estate specialists and financial service companies utilizing tea as a marketing tool to promote and grow their business.
Accredited by the World Tea Academy as a Level-1 Tea Specialist and Certified Tea Sommelier Dean has more than fifteen years of experience operating a successful online tea business.
On the world stage Dean has conducted numerous sold out conferences at the World tea Expo on the topic of 'starting and operating a successful online tea business'. Dean is a regular speaker at the Better Business Bureau and featured on; CNN, Fox News, NBC and numerous local and national radio and television networks across the United States on the topic of tea. Traveling extensively to visit with some of the finest tea growers throughout Asia, Dean is considered a foremost tea expert. Dean has a keen understanding of the operational challenges that start-up and existing tea businesses face every day while delivering guidance that is nuanced to the unique characteristics of each business owner’s specific goals.
Lifetime Tea is one of the fastest growing A+ rated private label tea companies in the United States affiliated with; USDA, FDA and Fair Trade Associations. Specializing in low minimum order quantity premium quality private label teas, Lifetime Tea operates a full-service production facility which includes; importing tea, herbs and botanical powders, custom blending, flavoring, tea bag packaging, sales, graphic design, label printing, packaging, drop-shipping and fulfillment all from its Chandler, Arizona office and warehouse.
Lifetime Tea has grown by building strong relationships with thousands of small businesses looking to get their start in a market otherwise reserved for large companies or businesses with large financing sources.
Contact us today to learn more about getting started in the exciting and highly profitable business of low minimum order quantity private label premium tea from the industry leader.