Matthew Rhoden-CEO of Spurst Beverages-is an American born entrepreneur, holds a Bachelors of Science from Penn State class of 1992. He started his professional career working in finance for the 1993 NYC Mayoral campaign. Soon thereafter he pursued a career in technology and analytics for wall street firms serving 15 years. Started Krisp and Kool Distributors in 2005 which morphed into Spurst Beverages Corp. He moved out of the corporate finance world in 2008 to change the beverage world where he distributes a proprietary brand of Spurst flavors in the northeast region.