Posted by Southwest Beverages on 6/22/2016
“It’s time to chill, guys,” my mom stated as she walked into
the garage with a tray containing three glasses of Sippity Lite iced diet hot
chocolate. “I thought you guys could use a break about now given this heat,”
she added referring to the fact that for the past three hours my friends, Paul
and Barry where helping me pack the contents of our garage for our move to
Dayton, Ohio later in the week in ninety-degree heat.
“You’re the best Mom,” I called out as I dropped the
container of bubble wrap and began walking towards my mom.
“What a pleasant surprise,” Barry stated as he headed
towards my mom who had her hand extended in his direction holding a glass of
iced diet hot chocolate.
“I hope you guys like chocolate marshmallow flavored diet
hot chocolate?” my mom asked as she handed Paul his glass of iced hot
“Boy did this ever hit the spot, Mrs. Lowell,” Barry stated
as he took a long drink from his glass then wiped the sweat from his head with
the side of his t-shirt.
“It looks like you boys have about an hour or so of more work
here, so why don’t we plan on having lunch on the patio at about 12:30 PM,” my
mom stated. “I’ll cook up some burgers,” she added, then turned and left.
“What a great mom you have,” Barry stated. “She’s so
considerate, bringing us this iced diet hot chocolate and cooking burgers for
us for lunch.”
“I’m sure going to miss you, Larry, when you move,” Paul
“And I’m going to miss coming over here after school in the
winter and having a glass of diet hot chocolate with you and your mom,” Barry
Written by Bob Jenkins, Founder & Chief Executive Officer of
Bob has had the privilege of working for some of America's largest
and well run public and private companies, including Philip Morris, Canada Dry, Dr
Pepper, Cadbury Schweppes, Snapple Beverage Corporation, Tasker Capital Corp. and
The Water Club and River Cafe - two of New York's finest fine dining restaurants. He
has worked in various capacities as Finance Manager, Controller, Director of Finance,
Vice President Finance & Administration, Chief Financial Officer, Secretary, and
Bob holds a Masters of Business
Administration degree in accounting from the University of Tennessee and a Bachelor of
Science degree in accounting from the University of Arizona.
Southwest Beverages is a manufacturer and marketer of two
brands of premium quality dry mix beverages: Sippity hot-cocoa mix and Kemosabe gourmet flavored coffee. All Southwest Beverages products are
uniquely blended flavors that contain all the ingredients necessary for you to enjoy the
ultimate hot beverage experience. Simply add water and stir-then sip, savor and
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