Who we are
Mercon Specialty is more than a specialty green coffee supplier. We source the finest quality coffee through sustainable practices across the entire supply chain—from growing to roasting.
We are committed to sourcing and consistently delivering the best quality of coffee. Our team works hand in hand with producers at origins and roasters worldwide to build long- lasting relationships. Being well connected allows us to directly impact the livelihood of coffee producers and their communities alike—which means we’re able to offer more innovative solutions and better service to our partners and our customers.
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We specialize in sourcing micro-lots, estate grown and premium coffees from thousands of small producers with whom we have long standing relationships.
Our producers are masters of their craft, so our philosophy is simple: recognize, appreciate, and reward their greatness—the rest will follow. We believe in honoring the history and heritage of coffee, and without a prodcuer, coffee would never see the light of day. In this case, they are our greatest strength—and in turn, our customers get the highest quality coffee possible.
Mercon Specialty headquarters are in Seattle, Washington and we have a strong presence in Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Brazil, and Vietnam. We are proud members of Mercon Coffee Group, a vertically integrated green coffee supplier with a global reach of more than 60 countries and expertise that spans the entire supply chain, from farming and production to sales, logistics, and risk management.
Our team brings a wealth of knowledge and decades of experience in the specialty coffee industry. From farming and processing to blending and roasting, our expertise allows us to tailor our services to every clients’ needs—ensuring that each customer gets the best experience possible.
We focus on areas where we can deliver exceptional results within our core expertise. You can trust our team to be your most reliable partner and help you expand your boundaries to grow and succeed.
Craig has been in Specialty Coffee since 1993, passionate about the product but also the producers and communities, that’s why board member of Seeds for Progress, a non-profit that provides quality education in coffee communities of Nicaragua and Guatemala.
Jolene loves coffee and it translates in her passion to giving back to coffee communities. She is committed to social responsibility and sustainability in the coffee industry and loves working closely with producers in origin.
Director of Coffee
Scott has been in the coffee industry for over 30 years and has a vast experience in blending and roasting. He has traveled to more than 20 origin countries and to this day continues his quest to find the world’s best coffees.
Senior Operations Manager
Jason is an experienced Master Roaster. He knows the ins and outs of the coffee industry, from safety, quality, roasting, to traffic and logistics. He loves not only coffee but the stories and the people behind every cup.
Green Coffee Sales
A self-proclaimed coffee geek, Emily is constantly learning more about this fascinating and evolving industry, which has made her an extraordinary coffee educator. She is passionate about helping others and working with people that share her love for coffee.
Green Coffee Sales
As a Honduran, Michelle is an expert on coffee from this beautiful country and even though she loves talking about coffee from any origin country in the world, she has a soft spot for coffee from her native Honduras.
Whether it’s with our partners, our customers, or our communities, we hold ourselves accountable to the highest ranks of Integrity, Teamwork, Entrepreneurship, and Excellence.
We believe in ethical standards, honoring our commitments, developing meaningful relationships, and being a key contributor in our coffee-growing communities.
We believe in an open, collaborative, and positive working environment. We use our individual strengths to contribute to our teams’ success—because teamwork makes the dream work.
We invest in the belief of a great idea—if something needs to get done, we roll up our sleeves and get to work. We are passionate, driven, imaginative, flexible, and always open to new ideas, and constantly seeking opportunities for growth
We believe that there’s always room for improvement. We hold ourselves accountable and aim not only to meet customer expectations, but exceed them. We make the most of what we have, but our main focus is being the best—because what other option is there?