Picture a place where you can go to connect with other vegan entrepreneurs, learn and practice new skills to grow and scale your business, take courses to deepen your learning, ask questions and get live feedback from industry experts, and more.

That place is SKILLS.

If you want to propel your vegan or plant-based business to the next level, join us today.

SKILLS: A Community of Vegan Entrepreneurs Learning & Growing Their Businesses Together

Everything a vegan entrepreneur needs to succeed, in ONE vibrant community.

SKILLS is more than just online learning

SKILLS is more than just online learning​

The SKILLS Community exists to create an active and interactive learning experience.

  • It’s a network of like-minded peers giving and receiving support from each other every step of the way.
  • It’s action-oriented on-demand lessons and in-depth courses covering everything from email marketing to social media to video creation.
  • It’s live events, interactive challenges and informative podcasts and more.

The best part?

Everything is designed specifically for vegan and plant-based entrepreneurs, business owners, leaders, freelancers and marketing specialists! Find the support you need when the going gets tough, the training you can leverage to develop the skills to take your business to the next level, and the motivation and inspiration to make your vision a reality.

Instead of taking this journey alone, why not join us?

Vegan Mainstream Mastermind – Your All-Access Pass


Vegan Mainstream Mastermind – Your All-Access Pass

The SKILLS Vegan Mainstream Mastermind membership is your all-access pass to practical training, community challenges, activities, workshops, best practices, and daily support in one central location.

Your SKILLS Vegan Mainstream Mastermind membership gives you access to:

  • SKILLS Community Chat
  • SKILLS Podcast
  • Our ‘Learn & Be Inspired’ Space
  • SKILLS Live Events
  • Assignments and Feedback From Experts
  • In-Depth Courses
  • Marketing Buffet
  • Profit & Sales Pantry
  • Mindset Studio


Vegan Mainstream Village – Free Starter Membership

The SKILLS Vegan Mainstream Village is the perfect way to see what the community has to offer. Meet other community members, and access dozens of on-demand lessons and vegan business success stories.

Your SKILLS Vegan Mainstream Village gives you access to:

  • SKILLS Community Chat
  • SKILLS Podcast
  • Our ‘Learn & Be Inspired’ Space
Vegan Mainstream Village – Start Learning With Our Free Membership

Inside skills

Being an entrepreneur can be lonely and being a vegan entrepreneur has unique challenges. Meet other vegan and plant-based business owners in the Community Chat to share ideas, give and receive support and help make the journey a little less lonely.

Inside Skills - Community Chat

This is your guide to all that SKILLS has to offer. Each episode will feature a different lesson or area of learning you can dive into within the SKILLS community. Prepare to be inspired to take action and learn more!

Inside Skills - Podcast

Whether you’re just starting out, looking to grow or scale your vegan business, or wondering what tech and tools you should be using in your business, ‘Learn and Be Inspired’ is the place to go to expand your learning. This space is designed to get you thinking about steps you can take at any phase in your entrepreneurial journey to level up your business or your own skills. There are also plenty of case studies and vegan business success stories to keep you inspired and motivated as you launch, grow and scale your own business!

Inside Skills - Our ‘Learn & Be Inspired’ Space

Part of what sets SKILLS apart from other online learning platforms is interaction and the ability to engage in two-way conversations with other members and instructors, coaches and experts. Live events include:

Monthly Webinars, Office Hours, Share The Wins, Co-working Sessions, Assignments and Feedback From Experts


Inside Skills - Live Community Events

This is a chat space for you and others taking the same course as you.

Ask questions, get feedback, find an accountability partner, support and be supported!

Inside Skills - Chatter

Dive deeper into an area of learning you want to master. Your membership includes access to multiple courses from Email Marketing From Scratch to Instagram Jumpstart to Building Buzz with Video and more!

Inside Skills - In-depth Courses

Marketing is a beast! There is just so much to learn and so many things you could do. At Vegan Mainstream, we always recommend tackling things one new skill at a time. Content Marketing, Podcasting, Speaking Engagements, Email Marketing, and Social Media – these are just a snippet of the type of learning content you’ll find in the VMM Marketing Buffet. Choose what area of learning you want to focus on versus needing to commit to an entire course.

Inside Skills - Marketing Buffet

Learning how to generate sales and make your business profitable is a critical skill set many people never put any energy into. From developing offers to creating proposals to invoicing and payments and more–the Profit & Sales Pantry has your learning covered.

Inside Skills - Profit & Sales Pantry

Learning how to generate sales and make your business profitable is a critical skill set many people never put any energy into. From developing offers to creating proposals to invoicing and payments and more–the Profit & Sales Pantry has your learning covered.

Inside Skills - Profit & Sales Pantry


Monthly webinars

Sessions on topics especially relevant to vegan business owners.

Assignments & expert feedback

Never wonder if you’re doing something right again. Receive live feedback from experts on real business activities and processes.

Share the wins

As entrepreneurs, we don’t always take the time to celebrate our successes. These sessions are meant just for that!

Office hours

Your chance to engage directly with Vegan Mainstream founder, Stephanie Redcross-West and other industry experts. Ask questions, get feedback and really maximize the learning you’re doing in the courses or lessons.

Co-working sessions

It’s tough to carve out time to do “deep work” when you’re caught up in the daily operations of your business. Our Co-working Sessions are a time to commit dedicated, focused “deep work” time side by side with other supportive entrepreneurs.


Inside Skills - Community Chat

Each quarter we offer 3-, 5- or 7-day challenges. Our challenges help build community and shared experiences by providing opportunities for everyone in the Vegan Mainstream Skills community to learn and execute a concept simultaneously


We offer a 30-day money-back guarantee. Our goal is to provide you with the training and support you need to succeed as a vegan entrepreneur or business owner. If for any reason you decide this subscription isn’t right for you, simply request a refund within 30 days.

Hi! I'm Your Instructor, Stephanie Redcross West

When you take a course with Vegan Mainstream, I (Stephanie Redcross West) will be your instructor. I have been developing tools, training and support for Vegan Professionals since 2009, and since that time I have been helping people who are starting and running vegan businesses all over North America and the world. Prior to starting Vegan Mainstream, I worked for more than 15 years in marketing for small businesses and Fortune 500 companies.

In the past decade, I have been a frequent speaker at vegfests, conferences, and even my own bootcamp series. I have been featured as a business leader in magazines and on websites and podcasts. I am well known as a business consultant and coach, and day by day I build my business dream…It lights me up to inspire others to turn their vegan passion into successful businesses, and I can’t wait to meet and help you too!

Your SKILLS instructor Stephanie Redcross West
Your SKILLS instructor Stephanie Redcross West


Karen Osborne
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"Stephanie provides the big picture yet guides each person to choose what to work on that will most benefit them where they are in their business at the moment without being overwhelmed."🥹
Sahrah Yashaahla
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"As always, Stephanie delivered an awesome class. Her classes provide enough information to get you focused without feeling overwhelmed. Stephanie also helps you save time and energy by sharing useful and cost-effective tips and resources." 🤓
Ellen Jaffe Jones
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"Love working with Stephanie and her team. She's done a lot of work for my vegan publisher, as well as for me over the years. Great interviewer for social media and everything else she does. A class act!"
Robert Schwartz
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"While I standing at the cliff of social media looking down into the internet abyss Stephanie showed me some paths to make a to make my social media leap safe and successful. Thank you so much!"
Sabrina Lee
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"I have attended several Vegan Mainstream workshops and they have been excellent! The resources and guides provided are expertly written. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend their services to vegan business professionals." 👍🏼
Vince Tucker
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"Stephanie provided so much practical advice to efficiently running a profitable business in an efficient manner. It is so good having someone with her wisdom and experience who also shares my values."
Shannon Maraghy
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"Stephanie is awesome: smart and compassionate, energetic and visionary. She helped me with marketing my project, and I love that she is vegan. I love supporting vegan business owners. She rocks! Thank you, Stephanie!!!"
Dilip Barman
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"Stephanie has consistently and for many years been an excellent resource for the best communication tools and technologies to help get the word out about plant-based eating. I am amazed at how she keeps current and knows and shares not just about what's out there but the pragmatic details of what works and how to use it."
Apoorva Nangia
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"Really nice session and very helpful!! It was great to learn and understand the basics of consulting business for a beginner like me. Thank you for sharing Stephanie :)"

Frequently Asked Questions

SKILLS is a subscription-based membership. Your membership fee gives you access to the community for one year. Of course, you’re always welcome to renew your membership!

You will have access to the community as long as you maintain your membership. The length of your membership depends on which plan you choose and payments will be processed accordingly (quarterly or annually). You can cancel at any time by using the manage subscription link in your last receipt or you can email us at

  • SKILLS is designed by vegan entrepreneurs for vegan entrepreneurs. The unique challenges and opportunities of vegan and plant-based businesses are at the heart of all content, courses and events developed for the community.
  • SKILLS is an active and interactive community. You’re never learning alone in a silo – you have the support and feedback of a community of like-minded business owners at your fingertips. Plus, you have regular, direct access to Stephanie Redcross-West and other industry experts where you can ask questions, share your work and receive actionable feedback you can implement in your business right away.
  • SKILLS is all about action. All content, courses, and events are focused on actions you can take immediately to start developing your skills and seeing an impact on your business.

Our goal is to help vegans succeed in business. If you sign up for this course and DON’T find that it helps you, just send us an email in the first 30 days to let us know why it didn’t work out, and we’d be happy to give you a full refund.

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