Category Archives: San Diego

Bill Pavlacka Will Make a Sand Castle for You: The Sand Castle Man Wows San Diego Beach Goers

Bill Pavlacka The Sand Castle Man

On a recent weekend visit to Coronado to introduce my wife and son to the world famous Hotel Del Coronado, we happened to stumble across (almost literally) a super talented artist named Bill Pavlacka.  The media that Bill uses for his art is different than most – he uses beach sand – and makes sand castles.  Not just your regular every day type of sand castles, but super awesome and totally rad sand structures that bear messages, dates, events, and even corporate logos. Continue Reading

San Diego Companies Exhibiting at Expo West 2016

Thankfully, there are A LOT of healthy people AND healthy companies in San Diego County.  Here are some of the health-related businesses that are headquartered in San Diego and surrounding cities in the county, who are exhibitors at this year’s Expo West which is currently going on in Anaheim, California: Acai Roots – San Diego… Continue Reading

Nik Wright Joins San Diego-based Fresh Healthy Vending Corporate Team

Nik Wright Joins San Diego-based Fresh Healthy Vending Corporate Team

Fresh Healthy Vending International a San Diego-based healthy vending franchisor, recently announced Nik Wright as the company’s new Director of Operations, continuing the recent expansion of their corporate team. Wright, a veteran of the restaurant and franchise industry, will oversee logistics and implementation of Fresh Healthy Vending’s newest concept, the Reis & Irvy’s robot-manned frozen yogurt kiosk. Continue Reading

San Diego’s Coconut Beach Introduces Natural Coconut Snacks and Drinks at Reasonable Prices

Less Than One Year Old, The New Coconut Product Brand is Flying Off Shelves at Retailers Across the Nation SAN DIEGO (March 2016) – Co-founders Michael Reidy, Kent Harrington and Mitchell Compton are “stoked” to announce the launch of Coconut Beach, a less than 10-month old brand offering delicious and naturally flavored coconut snacks and… Continue Reading

San Diego’s Fresh Healthy Vending Showing Strong Franchise Sales to Start 2016

San Diego’s Fresh Healthy Vending Showing Strong Franchise Sales to Start 2016

SAN DIEGO, CA–(Mar 3, 2016) – Fresh Healthy Vending International, Inc. (OTCQB: VEND) announced today its February 2016 results and once again showed significant sales, and an increasingly growing franchise network. On the heels of an already impressive January, which included 106 machine sales to nine new franchisees, representing $1,091,500 in deferred revenue, the Company… Continue Reading

Craig Stein Joins San Diego-based FHV to Drive Frozen Yogurt by Robot Reis & Irvy’s Brand

SAN DIEGO, CA – Fresh Healthy Vending International, Inc. (OTCQB:VEND), a pioneer in healthy vending franchising field, recently announced Craig Stein as the company’s new Director of Business Development. Craig is an industry veteran whose main purpose will be to help grow and develop Fresh Healthy Vending’s (FHV) newest concept, the Reis & Irvy’s robot-manned frozen yogurt… Continue Reading

Paul Schmidt Joins Fresh Healthy Vending as CMO

San Diego-based Fresh Healthy Vending a pioneer in healthy vending recently announced that industry veteran Paul Schmidt has signed on as the company’s first Chief Marketing Officer. Paul will oversee and lead all brand, strategy and marketing initiatives for the company’s two brands, Fresh Healthy Vending (FHV) and Reis and Ivry’s. “With such an impressive… Continue Reading

NAHREP Announces New 2016 Diamond Partners

New American Funding, Alterra Home Loans pledge support to advance sustainable Latino homeownership    San Diego, CA  The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) announced two new additions to the organization’s growing list of diamond level partners, New American Funding and Alterra Home Loans, both of which are Latino-owned businesses. Diamond partners support… Continue Reading

Grizzly Announces Fresh Healthy Vending Website Revamp

The Nation’s Leading Healthy Vending Franchise Teamed up With Grizzly to Revamp Its Site, Simplifying the Navigation and Enhancing the Overall Display Grizzly, an independent creative agency based in San Diego, recently unveiled the newly designed website for Fresh Healthy Vending International, Inc. (OTCQB: VEND), the leading franchiser of healthy-alternative vending machines and micro markets.… Continue Reading