Work with Taste the Local Difference

Taste the Local Difference is a female-owned marketing & media company specializing in communication strategy for Michigan’s local food businesses. We are passionate about education, building relationships and empowering entrepreneurs. Our team supports purpose-driven brands throughout the state of Michigan in local food and agriculture.

We offer our staff flexible schedules and a remote work environment that strives to create a healthy work-life balance. Our team is passionate about what we do and effective at collaboration despite our locations throughout the state. As a growing business, we encourage staff members to participate in business development and grow their careers here at TLD. Our staff are provided health benefits, paid holidays and generous PTO.

Available Positions

Local Marketing Sales Rep

The Local Food Marketing Sales Rep reports directly to the Sales Manager and is responsible for selling marketing services and media representation to the local food and farming community of a specific region. Their role is integral to TLD. The ideal candidate is immersed in the regional local food scene and passionate about community. They have writing and sales experience as well as strong interpersonal skills.

Application Deadline: Ongoing  

Location: Anywhere in Michigan

Find more info and apply here


We’re always looking for new voices to share! If you’re interested in writing about local food businesses and champions, we encourage you to reach out for this contracted writing position.

Compensation : $30 for a 300-500 word story

To apply : Please share a pitch for a local food story in your community and two writing samples to [email protected].