Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams

Initial Investment Date: October 2015

Jeni’s is a modern American ice cream company with over 30 scoop shops, growing distribution in top grocery stores across the country, and an online store.


Jeni’s is blazing a path for a new generation of artisan ice cream and we believe the company will be the next great American ice cream brand.

Jeni has been making ice creams professionally for two decades and has been recognized as one of the most creative people in the business.  1 of 3
Distinctive flavors such as Brandied Banana Brûlée are a hallmark of Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams.  2 of 3
Jeni's uses premium ingredients and grass-grazed milk. 3 of 3

Founded in 2002 by James Beard Award-winning cookbook author Jeni Britton Bauer, the company is headquartered in Columbus, OH. Jeni’s is a leader in the artisan category in ice cream. The team’s ahead-of-the-trend vision – using whole ingredients and dairy from grass-pastured cows, coupled with inspired flavors – has made Jeni’s indulgent creations legendary.

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