EatOkra was founded by husband and wife Anthony Edwards, Jr. (CEO) and Janique Edwards (COO) in Brooklyn, NY as a comprehensive, user-friendly Black-owned business directory app that makes Black food and beverage the focal point. Its mission is to help Black food entrepreneurs by attracting the support of intentional customers and providing business development resources to cultivate viable business growth.
Since its 2016 debut, EatOkra has welcomed 475,000+ users, features 13,000+ Black-owned restaurants, bakeries, cafes, food trucks, bars, and wineries across the U.S. on the app and have been featured in the following media outlets: People, Thrillist, BET, Apple, and more.
Enhancing the Digital Guest Experience for Black-Owned Restaurants
With Incentivio, EatOkra app users will be able to not only find local black-owned restaurants but also place delivery, take-out, and curbside orders through the mobile app or website. EatOkra will also be able to leverage our built-in loyalty and marketing tools to engage and reward app users for interacting with the restaurants on the EatOkra platform!
“We are privileged to be working with EatOkra and to do our part in helping them achieve their mission of connecting foodies to Black-owned restaurants.” – Rajat Bhakhri, CEO and Co-founder at Incentivio
“We are overjoyed to work with the Incentivio team. Offering an integrated digital ordering, marketing, and loyalty solution allows our restaurateurs to keep more of their bottom line. This is a major win for both EatOkra and our restaurant partners.” – Anthony Edwards, CEO and Co-founder at EatOkra