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Logo & Headshot Files
You can find files for our logo here.
Within our Press folder, you can also find the files for headshots for Kate Jakubas and Mike Mayer, our co-founders.
Please contact us if you would like additional images.
Bio for Kate Jakubas, Founder and COO of Meliora Cleaning Products:
Kate Jakubas is the founder of Meliora Cleaning Products, a Chicago-based manufacturer of people- and planet-friendly household cleaners. She is also an Adjunct Profess or Entrepreneurship at the Stuart School of Business. Kate earned her BS in Materials Science and Engineering (MatSE) in 2006 from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and her Masters in Environmental Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology in 2013.
Bio for Mike Mayer, Cofounder and CEO of Meliora Cleaning Products:
Mike Mayer is the cofounder of Meliora Cleaning Products, a Chicago-based manufacturer of people- and planet-friendly household cleaners. He spent over a decade in New Product Development in areas ranging from office supplies, medical equipment, and plumbing products. Mike then went on to get his MBA at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, which led him to work in global supply chain strategy in Chicago before joining Kate's vision of making "Meliora" a household word.
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Notable Press Mentions
- The Best Natural Cleaning Products, According to Experts, New York Magazine (2021)
- Best of Green Awards 2021: Green Cleaning, Treehugger (2021)
- The Best Refillable Cleaning Products for Your Eco-Friendly Home, Martha Stewart (2020)
- How to Keep Toxic Chemicals Out of Your Home, Treehugger (2018)
- Meliora Cleaning Products, You and Me This Morning (2017)
- Making Homemade Detergent with Meliora K, The Parenting Patch (2015)