Company Profile HATCH

HATCH was founded by Michele Wong and Paige Akabane. These entrepreneurial women create a strong company foundation by bringing skills established from past work experiences in the Eldercare and Biotech industries respectively. The company’s products reflect a unique blend of Michele and Paige’s experiences in being moms, spouses, and career women. Their goal as Co-Founders is to produce meaningful, quality products with an emphasis on independence and assisted learning.

Company Founded:  2007

Headquarters:  Danville, CA  94526

Sales Locations:  website at www.MyPlate-Mate.com; retail outlets, online stores, direct sales

Contact: Main Office Ph: (925)272-0745     Fax: (925) 552-0329     Email: info@MyPlate-Mate.com

Sales Inquiries: Paige Akabane         Email: Paige@MyPlate-Mate.com
General Management: Michele Wong     Email: Michele@MyPlate-Mate.com

URL:     www.MyPlate-Mate.com

Products:  My Plate-Mate offers customers a unique self-feeding product.  As a learning tool, My Plate-Mate assists in promoting independence and self confidence for all users no matter what their age is or limitation.  Our company understands the importance and joy that comes from being able to share a meal with family and friends.  My Plate-Mate brings this positive dining experience and eliminates frustration and mess.

Product Lines:  * My Plate-Mate for Kids is recommended for ages 2-6
                              * My Plate-Mate for Elders and Special Needs


Learning Tool: Helps user to successfully learn to use a utensil, promotes confidence and independence

Prevents Messy Spills: As a spill guard, it reduces clean-up on the table and floor making life easier for parents and caregivers.

Convenience: My Plate-Mate is interchangeable for use with any round plate at home, in restaurants, or care facilities. It is easy to clean and dishwasher safe. Easy to transport to restaurants or outings.

Safety : My Plate-Mate is made in the USA of FDA approved food grade plastic. It is free if lead, bisphenol-a (BPA) , phthalates, PVC, and polycarbonates.

My Plate-Mate for Kids:  Suggested retail price $7.95    Colors: Pink, Blue, White

My Plate-Mate for Elders/ Special Needs:  Suggested retail price $10.00   Colors: Natural Translucent, White