Avital: Tours ran in-person culinary experiences in SF, NY, and LA until March 2020. Now Avital: Virtual offers virtual mixology and chefinar experiences to companies and private groups around the world.

This is a follow up article to How I Reinvented Our Company Company in 5 Days and How I (Re)Started a Million Dollar Company in a Pandemic.

The last article left off in May where we had iterated our way to product market fit and knew we were able to reach breakeven to save the business. In this article, I’ll cover how we first professionalized our product and then…


Avital Tours ran in-person culinary experiences in SF, NY, and LA until March 2020 — now we offer virtual mixology and virtual chefinar experiences to companies and private groups around the world.

This is a follow up article to How I Reinvented Our Company in 5 Days.

At the start of 2020, we were forecasting a record year. Now, after a rollercoaster of a spring, we’re actually beating the projections we made pre-pandemic. …


What do you do when, in the course of a week, a pandemic invalidates your business model and drops revenue to $0?

My name is Avital, and I’m the Founder of Avital Tours, a culinary experience company with a specialization in corporate team building. The pandemic affected our business early, and hard. But our team has done phenomenal work over the past few weeks and we’ve been able to address the crisis head on as we transition from an in-person tour company to a provider of remote culinary experiences.

While we will eventually return to in-person events after this pandemic…

Avital Ungar

Avital is the Founder and CEO of Avital Tours, a culinary experience company in SF, LA, and NYC. Menu collector, Indie game designer and curious traveler.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store