President, Chief Executive Officer and Director
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.
Prior to founding NightFood, Folkson served as president of Specialty Equipment Direct, Inc., an online distributor of floor removal equipment which he founded and quickly grew to 7-figure revenues.
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 and Chief Marketing Officer
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.