Joseph Menichiello

Startup Professional

Joseph brings a varied background including years of experience .  At just 26 years old he became a VP at AVT Inc., a publicly traded company within the automation industry.  He introduced their 1st automated coffee kiosk into the market and took sales to over a million dollars in the first year.

In the past several years, Joe has taken the lead on many successful ventures that include Google, Intazza Coffee, and his current leadership role with Power Drop.

These projects can be seen on the Portfolio page above.

Joseph’s experience provides a large networking field of professionals which will be tapped for mentoring, marketing and word-of-mouth advertising, but most of all his connections with the largest technology, financial, and retail corporations in the nation.

Joseph attended and graduated California State University, Chico.  His degree is in Business Administration with a focus on Finance.  Immediately after college he purchased two car washes in Laguna Beach, CA for $500,000.  With a steadfast plan and work ethic he revitalized the entities to become very profitable.  After only one year, he sold his business for 1.35 million.  His "building a brand" strategy led to this initial success.

Joseph is a long-time resident of Huntington Beach, CA.  At 31 years old, he is married with two children with one more on the way.  This gives him a unique perspective and genuine desire to grow a successful company.