Andrew Vrbas, a 2012 graduate of Hastings College, is originally from Atwood, KS. After spending time in Peru, South America, during his sophomore year at HC, Andrew had a vision to create a company that would create sustainable businesses in developing countries. He and his wife, Abigail (Burrows) Vrbas ‘13, started Pacha together.
Today, Pacha Soap Co. is headquartered in downtown Hastings, employs more than 40 people, and distributes natural bath and body products across the U.S. and internationally. Most of Pacha’s pre-sale and post-sale impact is represented in South America and East Africa where the team travels extensively.
Andrew and Abi are the proud parents of a son, Llewyn.