About Merfs


Kelly Schexnaildre is the founder and CEO of Merfs Condiments, a company dedicated to producing high-quality, flavorful hot sauces. With over 18 years of experience in the food industry, Kelly has established herself as a leading expert in creating unique and delicious hot sauces.

Kelly's passion for hot sauce began in her college days, where she started experimenting with different peppers and spices in her home kitchen. After receiving rave reviews from her friends and family, she knew she had something special.

Determined to turn her hobby into a business, Kelly spent several years perfecting her recipes and sourcing the freshest chili peppers from local farmers. Today, Merfs Condiments is a thriving company that offers a wide range of products, from mild to extra-hot, each with its own distinctive flavor profile.

Under Kelly's leadership, Merfs Condiments has become known for its commitment to quality, innovation, and customer satisfaction. Her dedication to using only the freshest ingredients and creating unique flavor combinations has earned the company a loyal following among hot sauce enthusiasts and foodies alike.

When she's not in the kitchen perfecting her next hot sauce recipe, Kelly can be found at the gym, reading, or spending time with her family. She is a true entrepreneur at heart and is constantly striving to take her business to the next level.

Meet Merf!

This is Murphy - the inspiration behind the company name.

Murphy is owned by Kelly's parents. After growing up with basset hounds, it seemed only natural to name the company after the most current basset family member. He's silly, stinky, and has an incredibly spicy personality.

A few things you should know:

  • He was born in Nebraska.
  • He has a younger brother (a yellow lab) named Gus.
  • His legs are seven inches long.
  • His ears are nine inches long.
  • He is 13 years old and his birthday is January 3.