We are thrilled to announce that Kona Ice franchise owners Walter & Rita Evans have been awarded Franchise Rock Star by Franchise Business Review. They were selected as the top candidate in the Veteran-Owned category. After a combined 52 years in the Navy, Walter and Rita are slinging ice!

From the banking industry to the fun industry, Dan Rotner and his business partner Brian Shelton launched a Kona Ice business in Fort Collins, CO, in 2011.

Kona Ice has been ranked a Top Franchise for Women for the fifth consecutive year by Franchise Business Review.

During the three-day training program, new franchisees learn about the Kona Ice brand, its history, and its values. They receive guidance on preparing Kona products, managing equipment, and providing excellent customer service. Kollege also covers marketing and social media techniques to help franchisees attract and retain customers.

From school administrator to Kona Ice operator, she has helped raise over $250,000 for her local community in just five years. Check out this awesome story:

The delicious, mobile coffee truck that brings you the caffeination inspiration you need. Travelin’ Tom’s Coffee delivers signature coffee products—like Nitro Cold Brew and Caramel Frappe—to any occasion or festivity. And for those who don’t like coffee, choose from selections featuring Nitro Lemonade, Hot Chocolate, and Teas.

For the ninth year in a row, Kona Ice has been rated the Top Franchise by Franchise Business Review. As the largest food truck company in the world, Kona Ice has been an industry leader since breaking into the market over a decade ago. The survey revealed an astounding Franchise Owner Satisfaction Report of 99 out of 100.