DURANGO, Colorado–(Newsfile Corp. – February 2, 2023)–Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory (NASDAQ: RMCF) (the “Company”, “we” or “RMCF”) sells gourmet chocolate and other confectionery products. today announced the appointment of Tyson Snyder as Senior Director of Manufacturing and Justin Bashane as Director of Research and Development (“R&D”) and Quality Regulatory Compliance (QRC).
“Both of these new positions are located in Durango, Colorado, and are responsible for the first phase of our strategic plan to improve and strengthen our overall plant operations and end-to-end supply chain,” said CEO Rob Searles. “Our business transformation is gaining momentum in an ever-evolving industry. These aggressive investments in organizational capabilities will further define the company’s competitive position and growth opportunities.” .”
Tyson Snider is responsible for the manufacturing, hygiene, continuous improvement, maintenance and safety functions of the plant. All help realize the company’s vision and ongoing operational initiatives. Most recently, he was a contract manufacturer, where he served as Director of Business for Wyandot Snacks, with strong manufacturing, financial, and technical expertise, which are key elements required to oversee operational efficiency. is bringing In both the food and industrial sectors, Snyder leads manufacturing best his practices, ensuring that quality production and merchandising is built into every finished product. His track record of consistent and efficient production, and high standards of regulatory safety and compliance will benefit our company. Snider holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Northern University of Ohio and an Executive MBA from Fisher’s College of Business at Ohio State University.
As the company’s first permanent director of research and development, Justin Bashein leads both product formulation and new product development. His responsibilities include quality assurance (QA), quality control (QC), and managing regulatory compliance. Providing consumers with a safe and enjoyable experience means identifying new technologies and features to drive the company’s innovative product development plans. Bashein has experience in several food sectors such as confectionery, bakery and dairy. He joined RMCF from Roth Industries, a leading manufacturer and distributor of prepared foods, where he served as R&D Manager. He previously held his QA positions at Conagra Brands and Thanasi Foods and was an inspector for the Colorado Department of Agriculture. Bashein holds a Bachelor of Science in Food Science and Technology from Brigham Young University and has over six years of experience in quality and regulation. He is also certified in Critical Control Point Principles Hazard Analysis (HACCP), Preventive Control Qualified Person (PCQI), Safe Quality Food (SQF), and Food Labeling.
About Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. (the “Company”), headquartered in Durango, Colorado and ranked #1 in the chocolate and candy store category of Newsweek’s “Best Retailers in America 2022”, is a gourmet chocolate is a leading international franchise. , confectionery, self-service frozen yogurt shop, and manufacturer of an extensive line of premium HIS chocolates and other confectionery products. The Company, its subsidiaries, franchisees and licensees currently operate more than 315 Rocky His Mountain Chocolate Factory and self-serve frozen yogurt stores in the United States, Qatar, Panama and the Philippines. Our common stock is listed on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol “RMCF”.
This notice contains statements about our expectations, intentions, plans and beliefs that constitute “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. contained. modified and intended to fall within the safe harbor protections provided by those sections. These forward-looking statements involve various risks and uncertainties. Statements other than statements of historical fact contained in this communication are forward-looking statements, many of which are forward-looking statements such as “will,” “intend,” “believe,” and “expect.” They may be identified by their use of words. “expect”, “should”, “plan”, “estimate”, “could”, “probable”, “build” or similar expressions. See the section entitled “Risk Factors” contained in Section 1A for a detailed description of the risks and uncertainties that could cause our actual results to differ from the forward-looking statements. RMCF’s annual report on Form 10-K filed with the SEC on May 27, 2022 for the fiscal year ended February 28, 2022 is filed with the SEC on Form 10-K/ Fixed by Amendment 1 of A. 28, 2022. These forward-looking statements apply only as of today. As such, it should not be overly reliant on the current situation. Except as required by law, we do not make these forward-looking statements, which may reflect events or circumstances occurring after the date of this notice, or which may reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events. does not undertake any obligation to publicly announce revisions to the statements.
Sean Mansouri, CFA
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