NightFood founder Sean Folkson is a formerly frustrated nighttime snacker whose late-night cravings led him to seek a better solution for himself and others. When he couldn’t find a night snack he could keep in the house that would be healthy, delicious, convenient, and sleep friendly, he decided to create the NightFood product line and bring it to market.
From 2004 through 2009 he served as president of Specialty Equipment Direct, Inc., an online distributor of floor removal equipment which he founded.
From 1998 through 2008 he served as president of AffiliatePros.com, Inc. an internet marketing company which he founded, and which provided the start-up capital to launch Specialty Equipment Direct.
Mr. Folkson received a B.A. in Business Administration with a concentration in marketing from S.U.N.Y Albany in 1991.
Folkson was elected president, CEO and a director upon formation of the Company. He has been CEO and President of our subsidiary NightFood, Inc., a New York corporation, since its formation.
VP Marketing/ CMO
Peter Leighton was appointed Vice President Marketing and Chief Marketing Officer upon the formation of the Company. Peter Leighton holds a BA in marketing from the University of Florida. For nearly 30 years Peter Leighton has been engaged in marketing and management for functional foods, biotech and turnaround companies. Mr. Leighton is the founding partner of Abunda, a consulting firm offering B-B and B-C services in various market segments. Leighton was VP Product Strategy at Complete Nutrition, a leading nutrition retail chain, CEO of Advana Science, a consumer-facing biotechnology company and was VP Marketing & Product Development at Natrol, Inc., an OTC supplement company. Leighton also served as SVP at Weider (Schiff) Nutrition and VP Marketing at Metabolife.
Mark has over 37 years of experience as a seasoned financial and management professional. He has served as Chief Financial Officer of several small cap public companies since 2004 where he oversaw virtually every aspect of the company’s operations, administration, customer service, and human resources and worked closely with the company’s Executive Team, Board of Directors and investment advisors. Mr. Noffke was a Managing Director of a boutique investment bank, where he conducted due diligence and acquisition analysis in various industries, including waste recycling, forest products and automotive. Mr. Noffke, has served as the chief financial officer and a Director of U.S. Forest Industries, Inc., a timber manufacturing company, where he was responsible for developing the company’s accounting infrastructure. Mr. Noffke, is a Certified Public Accountant and has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Valparaiso University in Indiana. Mr. Noffke, is an exceptional visionary and a master team-builder and motivator. Mr. Noffke, possesses a core competence small business and thorough understanding of the back-office metrics.