Anthony Bautista – Founder/Owner
Born and raised in Northern California. Anthony has been a successful start-up inventor, manufacturer & sole supplier of the patented “spill resistant” spittoon for the wholesale & retail industry. Anthony has directed & developed/invented several ideas for new products and product enhancements. He also landed nationwide promotions with U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Co and Swisher International. He strategically sold products to over 30,000 stores in the U.S./Canada including 7-Eleven, Shell, Bass Pro, Gander Mountain, Circle K, Fred’s Discount and Rite Aid. He has successfully guided transactions and closed deals with Fortune 500 companies leading to national promotions at major sporting events including NASCAR, PBR, NHRA and MLB. Anthony was key factor in directing the sales across 250 distribution centers and 75 national major retail accounts . Anthony also implemented competitive strategies, concepts and ideas for national magazines (placed in 7 National trade magazines) PRODUCT OF THE YEAR 2006 C-Store Magazine.
Through the process of his success, he developed strong relationships with convenience store distributors and c store brokers over the years and that’s how he started the “Checkstand Program”. He knew that he could leverage his relationships and help others get their products into convenience stores.
“We have helped hundreds of companies successfully launch products into convenience stores and we enjoy the challenge” – Anthony CEO