Let thy food be thy medicine and thy medicine be thy food
— Hippocrates, 4th B.C.

vanessa can deliver...

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food industry assistance

  • Develop credible nutrition content claims for use on food packaging.
  • Conduct third-party checks for compliance with Australian food labelling regulations (e.g. compliance with regulations for nutrition information panels, ingredient listings, nutrition content & health claims).
  • Provide nutrition advice for product development and product reformulations, to maximise the nutrition credentials of the product and gain an advantage over competitors.
  • Prepare engaging and innovative nutrition copy for company websites, e-newsletters, brochures, flyers and social media platforms.
  • Work with home economists, chefs, recipe developers, food stylists and food photographers in the development and delivery of nutritious meals consistent with current dietary guidelines.
  • Act as a media spokesperson to represent a brand and assist with PR initiatives.



menu planning support

  • Assess menus and provide guidance and support to catering staff to implement recommended changes.

  • Work collaboratively with catering staff to develop fresh and tasty menus that align with relevant nutrition guidelines.
  • Provide nutrition training to catering staff to assist in the development and delivery of healthy menus.



nutrition communications

  • Write nutrition articles for digital and offline media.

  • Develop key nutrition messages for media releases and brand marketing material.

  • Prepare nutrition copy for consumer communications, including websites, brochures, flyers, fact sheets, newsletters, point-of-sale materials and social media platforms.

  • Translate nutrition science into communications for healthcare professionals.

  • Prepare and deliver nutrition presentations to a range of audiences.