Original Herbal Remedies was registered in New York State in November 1998. Zola Kojo started the company approximately 18 years ago and has developed years of experience in managing the company successfully. She is a Master Herbalist, Iridologist, Raw Food Instructor, Certify Health Care Professional and Certify Colon Hydro Therapist.
Our master herbalist is an expert in every aspect of herbalism. In her many years of experience she has achieved tremendous successes in positively impacting the health of hundreds of her clients by the use of her customize combinations and recipes. A long list of testimonials from former clients can attest to this. She has extensive knowledge on herbal identification, gardening and harvesting, preparation of herbal remedies, herbal pharmacognosy and chemical constituents of herbs she has mastered the art of combining and dispensing herbal formulas for every common ailment. She demonstrates wide knowledge of the history of Natural Healing Anatomy and Botany – teaching the art of Natural Healing. She also applies vitalistic principles of health, nourishment and cleansing. Her responsibilities also involve developing and marketing her own herbal products for Original Herbal Remedies. She works closely with her clients in developing an integrated customized herbal program addressing specific health conditions and concerns for each individual client. She utilizes holistic philosophy addressing the whole person rather than the disease.
Kimba Alleyne is an herbalist and the Manager for all staff to enable efficient and personalized service. She oversee the daily functions of the operation to ensure that staff is cross-trained and are carrying out their duties within required guidelines, punctuality and scheduling of hours of work and payroll duties. She recommends strategies/solutions to staffing/administrative and all other challenges arising from the day to day and long term operations. She Organize and chair staff meetings at least once per month to learn of any challenges facing the business/staff and also to motivate and train staff to deliver excellent customer service and develop ways to increase productivity of business.
To provide high quality personalized and confidential service to all clients. Educate and recommend the most suitable products to meet client’s needs. Prepare programs as needed with the assistance of the Master Herbalist.
We at Original Herbal Remedies know about the benefits and pleasures herbal teas and herbal tonics can have in enhancing vibrant and vital health. As a result, we are compelled to present with enthusiasm and purpose the one of a kind “Herbal Tea Bar” and the only one known in the Jamaica Queens Caribbean market opening the doors to this cultural enhancing experience, which will be occurring and will create explosive sales in the herbal tea industry.
Original Herbal Remedies is aware of the dynamics in this sector of the industry and has stepped in style to support another way of working with these herbal health care needs.
Many Americans and others, who in the past would never have considered making herbal remedies, are embracing the new paradigm in wellness and zest.
The tea bar person add great value to our team of staff at Original Herbal Remedies .
Herbal tonics have added a delicious flavor to the teas. The herbal tonics are made from fruits and herbal beverage formulas. The recipes are rich in plant ‘photo- nutrients, anti-oxidants, vitamins and minerals. These tonics will feed the body and nourish organs back to a state of good health and balance. The herbal tea bar person assist Original Herbal Remedies to open the door to our clients to a world rarely known, that would introduce them to the mysteries of herbal teas and herbal tonics.
The tea bar serve those who want to experience the real thing that we offer - the ultimate varieties of organic whole leaf superior blends of herbal teas and tonics.
The herbal tea bar person work closely with the Master Herbalist to help demonstrate those extremely rare and exquisite herbal teas and tonics which are unquestionably superior to the well known conventional method of tea brewing.
The herbal tea bar person enable the clients to see how our distinct class of superior herbs, noted for their profound nutritional benefits associated with longevity, vitality and optimal health. Clients are educated in the usages of hot and cold herbal teas for strength, resistance, increased energy, improvement in overall health and a general feeling of well being.
The herbal tea bar person treat all clients with great respect, helping to support the clients in making choices for herbal teas and tonics. Clients will be allowed to get involved in other areas of the tea bar such as the ‘sample bar’, ‘smell bar’ and ‘taste bar’. Since smelling the aromas and tasting will enable the clients to make decisions on their choice of purchases.
The tea bar person, along with assistance also supply clients with samples of our exclusive range of delicious fine fruit butters, also called curds, preserves, mustards, marmalades, sugarless jams, herbal honey, toppings and condiments that are all freshly made to go.
The tea bar specialist also help make our clients aware of our extensive line of exotic tea accessories such as tea pots, kettles, mugs, tea sets, canisters, storage containers, tea timers (for brewing), strainers, infusers, measuring spoons etc. Tea bar person will also assist in promoting our tea gift baskets and boxes and also in organizing and hosting tea tasting parties to boost sales and increase clientele.
The Raw Food Expert is another key person that enhance the philosophy and mission of Original Herbal Remedies “Everything in its wholesome state.” Living and Raw Food are uncooked fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds and sprouted grain. Can be eaten whole or combined to make the healthiest delicious meals.
The Raw Food Expert offer weekend and week-day workshops to our clients, teaching and promoting the benefits of Living and Raw Foods. Hands on preparation of living and raw food in our raw food kitchen, convenient whole food and snacks to produce the healthiest delicious meals.
The Raw Food Expert work closely with our clients to help them to customize their own raw food plan to maintain proper:
Also help our clients develop a proper food plan for their entire family for example, best food for babies, young children, teenagers and seniors. They will teach our clients:
The Raw Food Expert share with our clients a wide, extensive range of recipes covering all manner of dishes including- appetizer, side dishes, dips and spreads, “cheeses”, chips, soups, sauces and condiments, entrees, salads, desserts, pasta, drinks, pies, cookies, cakes, pizza, etc… Just imagine Raw Burger Pies, Pizza, Raw flourless Breads, Cookies, and Cakes! These dishes that will bring every day good wholesome filling raw delights that anyone can do it including children.
The Workshop takes place in our gorgeous Raw Living Kitchen. Clients will be allowing to taste all prepared recipes ask questions pertaining to the recipes or raw food eating in general. Allowing simply interacting in a very informal and relaxed way, exemplifying perfectly how raw food questions and answers sessions should go. The clients assist in the raw food preparation to learning all sorts of hints and tips about this type of raw foods and how easy it is to stay on raw foods.
Our Raw Food Experts help inspire, and motivate our clients. Giving them information on what to eat, how to eat and how to begin their raw food program. The expert also help make the client aware of our Raw Food line of appliances such as, nut milk bags, spiral slicers, blenders, juicers, vita mixes, Excalibur Dehydrator, teflex sheets, and water and shower filters etc. Also help our books, CD’s, DVD, and Video department by suggesting books, CDs, and DVDs on raw food preparation and recipes, guide books for working mothers with young children’s food menus etc… Our raw food products such as nuts, peppers and spices, Spice essences, sea salts, sea vegetables, crackers, coconut butter, nut butters, raw olive oil, exotic fruits, raw sweeteners, raw baking goods, raw honey, olives, etc…
The Raw Food Expert organize lectures, seminars and host raw food retreats to support our clients and increase business. Also will participate in writing articles for our monthly news letter on fitness, nutrition, health, raw foods, eating for beauty and recipes.
Our Juice Personnel works closely with our Raw Food Expert. He is trained in the safe food handling, storage, cleaning and processing of Raw Fruits and Vegetables. Also, the proper cleaning and sanitizing of equipments with is essential to help reduce the risk of food borne illness. He also has experience in operating a juice bar at spas, gym, health clubs, health food stores and veggie restaurants.
The Juice Personnel will serve only freshly made juices, shakes, blended fruit sherbets, smoothies and wheatgrass etc..
The Juice bar specialist educate the client on how they can cut out junk food, fast foods to a healthy alternative in a “cup” that can help them to kick the sweetness cravings.
Our Juice bar specialist help out client understand why it is more beneficial to come to our Juice Bar instead of the coffee shop or ice cream parlor. Pointing out people are burned out on the daily coffee regimen and ice cream increase unhealthy body fat.
Our Juice Bar specialist work with our custom design menu broad at Original Herbal Remedies for shakes, juices, and smoothies to help our clients make their request order easily and creating a faster service.
Fresh Vegetables and fruit juices including apples, strawberries, oranges, pears, pineapples, peaches etc… Vegetables juices using combination of spinach, celery, tomatoes, parsley, beet, bell pepper, red onion, garlic, carrots, etc… That will sure give V8 juice competition. Smoothies containing papayas, guavas, mangoes, grapefruits, coconuts, etc…
Our Juice Bar specialist will enhance sales for Original Herbal Remedies by bringing awareness for our line of Juice bar Supplements that our clients can purchase. Such as, Superfood, Green mixes, Whey and Soy protein, Spirulina, Barley Green, Chamomile tea, Green tea and other herbs e.g.(Echinacea, Ginkgo biloba, etc.) and other vitamins and minerals that can contribute to our daily intake.
Our Juice Bar specialist offer discount coupons for our customers to encourage repeat business and referrals. He will work closely with the Tea Bar Specialist and Raw Food expert to host seminars, parties, workshops to introduce raw fresh juices, smoothies, and recipes, etc...
To sum it up our powerful brand is grounded in authenticity and relevance. Acknowledging what our customers want and diligently applying our company’s strengths, values, passion and vision.
Original Herbal Remedies have an incentive program for our customers to tell their family, friends, co-workers and associates about our products and services. (Endorsements from them are more effective than any amount of advertising and much cheaper.)
The bottom line is that we are “unique” and meets the needs and desires of our prospects.