Ka-Pop! Ancient Grain Snack Co, a snack business, was started by Dustin Finke in 2017. Ka-Pop! Ancient Grain Snack Co, net worth was $7 million at the time of their pitch in 2020 based on the $350,000 offer for 5% of equity of the company. 

They appeared on Season 11 of Shark Tank USA in January 2020. But the Sharks were not interested in investing in Ka-Pop! Ancient Grain Snack Co. Dustin and Sharks couldn’t reach a deal because the valuation was too high, and Dustin didn’t negotiate the terms.

As of 2024 January, the company is still in business. You can purchase products through e-commerce channels such as their website and Amazon.

Ka-Pop! Ancient Grain Snack Co. Net Worth

Net worth$7 million (When appeared on Shark Tank Show)
Annual Sales RevenueAround $5 million (In 2023)
Lifetime sales$11 million (From 2017 to 2023)
FounderDustin Finke
Employees11-50 employees

Ka-Pop! Ancient Grain Snack Co. Net Worth Timeline

Net Worth 2024Not Disclosed
Net Worth 2023$4.5 million
Net Worth 2022$4 million
Net worth valuation2020 before appearing on Shark Tank  $7 million

Ka-Pop! Ancient Grain Snack Co. Pitch on Shark Tank

Company nameKa-Pop! Ancient Grain Snack Co.
ProductAncient grain popped snack chips
EpisodeSeason 11 Episode 12
FounderDustin Finke
Asked for$350,000 for 5% equity
Final dealNo Deal
SharksNo Sharks

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Ka-Pop! Ancient Grain Snack Co. Founder

Ka-Pop! Ancient Grain Snack Co. was founded by Dustin Finke in 2017. Dustin studied finance at Emory University and later got an MBA in Marketing from Northwestern University. After spending many years in a finance company, he took on various roles in the food industry. Ka-Pop! Ancient Grain Snack Co.’s founder, Dustin Finke’s net worth unknown as of 2024.

Key accomplishments

2020The company appeared on Shark Tank USA.
In 2021, this company joined forces with another food business, Bubba’s Fine Foods, giving rise to a new food brand called Awakened Foods.
2023Starting in September 2023, you’ll find these products in over 1,815 retail stores, including Kroger, King Soopers, City Market, Whole Foods, Fred Meyer, QFC, and more.


From their beginnings on Shark Tank to their current status as a thriving business, they have proven that with the right idea and execution, anything is possible. We can’t wait to see the future for Ka-Pop! Ancient Grain Snack Co. and its continued success.

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