Company Overview

Located in San Diego California, Generation NEXT Franchise Brands is a publicly traded company on the OTC Markets trading under the symbol: VEND. Generation NEXT Franchise Brands is parent company to Fresh Healthy Vending LLC, the market’s leading healthy-choice vending machine franchise, Reis and Irvy’s LLC, the world’s first robotic frozen yogurt vending kiosk and 19 Degrees, a corporate-focused frozen yogurt kiosk brand. The Company hosts a combined total of 290 active franchisees throughout the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and the Bahamas, and continually looks to partner with like-minded entrepreneurs who share its vision.

Our Team

Art Budman – CEO/CFO

Nick Yates – Chairman/Founder

Nik Wright – VP Operations / Technology Officer

Paul Schmidt – Chief Marketing Officer

Tony Mauriello – General Counsel

Rod Everett – VP Sales

Yulin Chu – VP of Global Product Development

Andrew Beach – Director of International Licensing

TJ Rogers – Director of Franchising

Shaun Hagopian – Franchise Development

Todd Luger – Franchise Development

James Noons – Franchise Development

Ryan Ball – Operation Manager

Angela Carpenter – Director of Franchise Relations

Tracy Ferrer – Franchise Relations Coordinator

Michelle Sjodin – Director of Flow

Jaime Furtado – Systems and Operations Manager

Debby Feaver – Finance Controller

Elaine Gordon – Senior Accountant

Erika Pineda – Accounting

Debbie Mokross – Accounting

Jenna Zeledon – Senior Marketing Coordinator

Gail Look-Yan – Senior Art Director

Victor Enriquez – Lead Generation Specialist

Corinne Costello – Admin Assistant

About Us

At Generation NEXT we are focused on changing the landscape of the vending industry and continually strive to redefine the purchase experience between machine and consumer. Across all of our franchise concepts, innovation, technology and evolution are at the core of our business approach. From our revolutionary and groundbreaking Reis & Irvy’s Robotic FroYo Kiosks, the worlds first ever frozen yogurt served by robotic technology, to our concept that pioneered the movement of healthy options; Fresh Healthy Vending which introduced healthy options to a sugar-filled industry, we are innovators and developers of the future of the vending industry.