Kiss My Ice NYC Inc. was started in January of 2018 as a venture to bring the best ice products to the market. Our skilled and experienced team members have a proven track record in their past ventures and know what it takes to deliver excellence
and amazing service to an industry that needs it!
Rolando Lugones comes from a family-run operation of wholesale food, beer, and cigarettes distribution in NYC. He grew up in a business that began in 1976 and ran through 2011, delivering 5,000-10,000 cases a day in the five boroughs, including New Jersey. Rolando has a great background in wholesale distribution, truck maintenance, warehouse management and logistics. As for other talents, he was a part of the 1st cohort of Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program and is a graduate of the class of 2010. He also has been a licensed property and casualty Insurance agent for the past 6 years.
Patrick Mullare started out in the metal manufacturing and powder coating industry in 1992. He manufactured production items for some of the largest companies in NY and the country. He also performed work for the City of NY, The MTA, NYPD, FDNY, The Parks department Rubbermaid Commercial Products, United Metal and many more just to name a few. Patrick knows what it’s like to produce for large companies as well as small “Mom-and-Pop” shops. As for other talents, he was a part of the 1st cohort of Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program and is a graduate of the class of 2010.
With Patrick’s extensive experience with “Just-In-Time-Inventory” for customers, along with Rolando’s knowledge of owning and operating a Food and Beverage Distribution company, together the two are a well-oiled machine, allowing Kiss My Ice to stand above the competition. These partners’ knowledge and experience will ensure quality products, at competitive pricing, prompt delivery, and excellent customer service.