John Nicholson - Managing Partner
A true revolutionary in the ice business, John Nicholson has been making strides in the ice industry for over 40 years, and continues still to this day. John is a member of the IPIA hall of fame, acknowledged for his many contributions to the ice industry as a whole. Some of which included the advancement of the mass production of ice, similar to what is still in use today. As well as being one of the first to improve packaging, and provide a "premium" ice product we see today.
John and his wife Katy enjoy spending time with their family. His greatest joy is seeing all his four children grow up to be great successes in their chosen fields, and they love spending time with any one of their 8 grandchildren.
John Nicholson is a graduate of San Jose State University.
Juan Marti – CEO and co-founder
Juan brings over 20 years’ experience in software and product development and has designed and implemented several technology innovations for the logistics side of business. Having previously created and patented a remote freezer monitoring technology for Nestle/Dreyer’s, Juan is keenly aware of what it takes to create scalable and cost effective remote monitoring solutions.
Juan lives in Danville with his three beautiful girls and his amazing wife. When he’s not solving problems with technology, he enjoys blasting down the trails on his mountain bike.
Juan received a BS from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley.
Pat Inglesby – VP Sales and Business Development
Pat brings over 20 years experience in DSD (direct store distribution). Having worked in Ice Cream most of career, Pat understands the value of real-time data and how to move the needle in the right direction. As the former President and Founder of Arctic Express, Pat led the incubation and implementation of cutting edge technologies for both Arctic Express and Nestle Dreyer's.
Pat holds a BS from UC Davis.