Marta Dalton, an IWCA Guatemala Chapter member, was selected as the recipient of the 2014 Specialty Coffee Association of Europe’s Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award.  Marta is a sixth generation coffee farmer and the founder of Coffee Bird, a coffee roasting company in London that focuses on “treating the workers well, respecting the environment and producing superior coffee.“

Marta was nominated for the Young Entrepreneur Award and selected by a panel of SCAE judges. Marta’s excellence in the coffee industry made her a well-qualified candidate for the award. She surpassed the award requirements of being an enthusiastic member of the coffee industry and shows drive to persevere in his field and to be successful in the trade.  

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