The Desert Sun

Kona Ice Palm Springs Press

Burt Akkaraporn of Kona Ice Palm Springs was featured by The Desert Sun. One local business man says he is undeterred by Palm Springs City Council’s recent decision to extend its moratorium on food truck operation on city streets. Burt Akkaraporn became a franchisee owner of Kona Ice, a mobile DIY-shaved ice truck, in October. Despite the…

Kona Ice of the Midlands Press

Dan Cantey of Kona Ice of the Midlands was featured by for giving back over $2000 to local schools with Cans for Kona! Seven Kershaw County School District schools collected over 9,500 cans as part of the Cans for Kona Food Drive. Blaney Elementary School collected over 3,500 cans and finished in first place. …

The Press Enterprise

Kona Ice of the Redlands Press

John and Cheri Faber of Kona Ice of the Redlands were featured by the Press Enterprise… John and Cheri Faber see themselves as entrepreneurs in the business of giving. The Riverside residents long have known they wanted to be business owners. Their plan to be their own bosses always included a promise to give back to…

Rotary Club

Tony Lamb Speaks at the Rotary Club of Florence

Last week, Kona Ice CEO Tony Lamb had the opportunity to speak to the Rotary Club of Florence. He shared how Kona Ice’s giveback programs have been one of the biggest keys to success and growth. Never mind the colorful trucks, the joyful music and the clean-cut, mannerly drivers. Tony Lamb credits the survival and…

Southwest Wake News

Kona Ice of Western Wake County Press

Randy and Lisa Bennett of Kona Ice of Western Wake County were featured by Southwest Wake News and The Cary News: Randy Bennett’s brightly colored business truck for Kona Ice almost always attracts a crowd. “We are going down the road and we have kids banging on windows trying to get our attention,” he said….