Michigan-based company, Rustic MAKA, finalists in Martha Stewart American Made Awards

Local business Rustic MAKA is a finalist in the Martha Stewart American Made Audience Choice Awards in the Style/Beauty category. Finalists are “recognized for their dedication to creating beautiful, quality products and building successful business and communities.” A panel of judges selected Rustic MAKA as the finalists based on their innovativeness, creativity, originality of idea, workmanship, appearance and embodiment of American Made theme. “It’s such an honor to be chosen among so many other wonderful companies,” Rustic MAKA CMO Monica Stakvel said. The final selection will take place on October 23rd. To find out more information about the awards and to vote for Rustic MAKA please visit www.marthastewart.com/americanmade.

Over the last several months Rustic MAKA’s retail base has expended to over 50 locations nationwide, including local Whole Foods Market in Ann Arbor, Cranbrook, and West Bloomfield. In addition, starting summer 2015, Amazon and The Choosy Chick began to carry Rustic MAKA products for sale. For a full list of online and retail locations please visit www.RusticMAKA.com.

Lastly, Rustic MAKA partnered with Rock the World 2015 NYC, an annual event gathering women entrepreneurs and leaders. Rock The World’s mission is to inspire, educate and connect women through resources and workshops and to help build their dream businesses together. “We are so excited to be a part of this special day! It’s a pleasure to bring inspiration to other female leaders in our nation,” Rustic MAKA CEO Kasia Rothe said. Rustic MAKA products will be shared with over 250 guests and press including their products featured in Savor Life Magazine by Savor the Success. 

Rustic MAKA is a Michigan-based personal care products company led by sisters/co-founders Kasia Rothe and Monica Stakvel. Rustic MAKA products are created with rich, plant-based oils, butters and powders, along with natural minerals and plant extracts transformed into effective, simple and good for the body products that actually work. 

Visit www.rusticmaka.com to learn more.