Richard Allen joined Long Island Iced Tea Corp. as chief financial officer in May 2016. He previously worked for Beverage Innovations, an incubator beverage company, serving on its Board of Directors from July 2011 to November 2015 and serving as chief financial officer from July 2011 to September 2012. Prior to Beverage Innovations, he was a consultant to various beverage companies from 2007 to 2011. Mr. Allen began his career in public accounting with PriceWaterhouse Coopers from 1977 to 1979. He received a BS in accounting from Lehigh University in 1977 and an MBA in Finance from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 1993. Mr. Allen is a Certified Public Accountant.