Introducing our newest product, Biodegradable Bamboo Straws!


Mylen Yamamoto, Founder & Creator

Mylen created Cropsticks on a flight to Asia when her chopsticks kept rolling off the tray table.  She previously served as a Clinical Professor / Associate Director of Entrepreneurship at Loyola Marymount University and Cal State University, Los Angeles.



Ron Tansingco, Business Development

Ron has over 10 years of experience as an executive in the film and television industry. A native Californian and chopstick devotee, he’s the guy that eats french fries with Cropsticks.



Jay Chang, Product

Jay’s family has been in the bamboo business for 15+ Years Manufacturing Bamboo Kitchen products. He’s also launched a unique chef driven food instagram concept called @BehindTheKnife with more than 24K followers in its first year.

JGarrett Karr, Finance & Operations 

J brings over 20 years of business experience to the team.  He has successfully operated multiple distribution, retail, and service industry businesses in Hawaii.  A true entrepreneur, J has the experience and knowledge to bring Cropsticks to the World.

Chul Lee, Sales

Chul brings 15 years of business experience in the hospitality and sales industry.  He has successfully operated multiple business ventures and understands how much care and effort goes into a client's satisfaction and experience.