Time to sell the donuts

Five Guys entrepreneur brings Krispy Kreme to NH

By Mike Morin
Krispy Kreme is coming to New Hampshire. But that’s just half the story.

Just a decade ago, Cort Mendez was planning his exit strategy. The successful medical device salesman had always been drawn to the hospitality industry and was ready to jump into a new career. It just so happened that the Five Guys Burgers and Fries chain had an open territory in Mendez’s state of New Hampshire. By January 2008, he acquired exclusive rights to the Granite State and in October 2009, Mendez opened his first Five Guys eatery on Amherst Street in Nashua….READ FULL ARTICLE