Mr. Miles brings to the company decades of high growth business experience having worked for General Mills®, General Electric®, Hasbro® and GrapevineStar™.
Irving, Texas (PRWEB) June 06, 2013
CDS Vending attended the National Automatic Merchandising Association's, OneShow at the Venetian Hotel and Conference Center in Las Vegas. CDS attended the show to meet with its peers, customers and friends to discuss and review best practices in the vending industry and understand trends and strategies to leverage and accelerate its growth.
The company's new strategic direction is being led by Jacob R. Miles III, an independent market strategy & operations consultant. "I am excited and honored to have Mr. Miles take an interest in our company and participating as an external member of our management team as we plan for tomorrow and the future," says Carl D. Shepard, CDS Vending, President & CEO
Mr. Miles brings to the company decades of high growth business experience having worked for General Mills®, General Electric®, Hasbro® and GrapevineStar™. Mr. Miles will report directly to the President & CEO and will represent the company in any alliances, partnerships and marketing efforts.
"The NAMA OneShow is the perfect environment to get answers to our most pressing questions regarding the state of the industry and to engage with current and future partners and alliances that are key to our accelerated growth and then to motivated and inspired by the words of NBA legend and businessman Magic Johnson," WOW! says Jacob R. Miles
CDS focus at the show was on identifying the right solutions for market expansion, technology and product line extensions. The company announced its Healthy Start™ Micro Markets, Hispanic and Health First™ Vending machines and merchandise.
About CDS Vending Inc.
Texas based Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small business, (SDVOSB), Texas State HUB Certified minority owned small business focused on leadership and growth in food, beverage, money and entertainment vending and bulk national and export sales. The company was established in 1999. The company develops and manages vending and large quantity food and beverage supply solutions domestically and internationally. CDS specializes in large businesses, governments and institutions.
About Grapevine Star Entertainment Inc.
Historic Grapevine, Texas based GrapevineStar, is a media, entertainment and merchandising focused holding company that invests and provides services to public and private companies.