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Kai Nutrition, Inc. (DBA Osmo Nutrition, Inc.)

Our drinks, based on leading, peer-reviewed science, enable athletes to feel and perform their best.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Food and Beverage
  • Location Fairfax, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded February 2012
  • Employees 6
  • Website

Company Summary

The sports drink market is dominated by decades-old formulations & science. Popular drinks have 5+% carbs, a level proven to impede hydration. Athletes using these drinks cramp & fall short of their optimal performance. Osmo's hydration drink has 3% carbs, a level proven to promote hydration. Osmo’s drink offers the fastest way to restore cellular fluids, enabling athletes to perform cramp-free & with greater power, aerobic capacity & endurance.


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    Ben Capron

    18 years at Specialized Bicycle Components in positions including Chief Brand Officer and other sales and marketing management roles

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    Stacy Sims
    Chief Research Officer

    PhD, Exercise Physiology, Nutrition Scientist, CISSN, formerly a research scientist with Stanford Research Center, provided nutritional coaching for elite professional athletes and teams for 20 years, including Tour De France and Olympic champions

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    Norma Kaufman
    Director of Finance

    CPA, 30 years in corporate finance/accounting, including periods at Price Waterhouse, Clorox, Genentech, Millipore and several startup companies

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    Paul Pillitteri
    VP Operations

    20+ years as an entrepreneur in physical and digital product development

Previous Investors

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    Seth Neiman