Welcome to Seni Side!
Meet the Team
Dion M Heckman | Operations
Born on the Island of Bali, son of an American white-water rafting pioneer and Indonesian artist. Dion has made lifelong connections over the many years with artisans all over the Indonesian Archipelago. After an eventful 4 years as a Sniper in the United States Marine Corps. He started Carolina Mushroom Farm with a fellow Marine which has grown into a sustainable Agricultural business delivering fresh mushrooms to central NC.
He is now looking back to his Indonesian roots and has dedicated his time in creating connections and opportunities for Indonesian Artisans in the Global market. All while working full time as an Operations Manager in North Carolina for a German based company.
Interests: Hiking/foraging, spending time with bell (his Australian Shepard), family, traveling, music festivals, cooking, eating all the food, and being in the moment.
Top 3 favorite Foods are:
- Mochi Ice Cream
Sarah J Tudor | Marketing
Sarah is now a freelance graphic designer and photographer. She has worked with many local businesses in NC, helping them reach their dreams and goals by creating and implementing visual solutions throughout the business process.
Paired with her love of photography is her desire to travel; she has recently fell in love with Indonesia and what it has to offer. From the people to the food, no words can describe the diversity and beauty of life in Indonesia. She is now dedicating her time promoting fair trade and ethically made products right here at Seni Side.
Interests: Running, hiking, finding the right angle, laying in her hammock, travel and eating all the foods with Dion!
Top 3 favorite destinations are:
- Bali (duh)