Our Leadership & Our Philosophy
An award-winning business coach, Jasmin Smith has been distinguished by the Governor of the state of Alaska for her achievements as a community leader, entrepreneur, and business coach.
As a mentor to members of the community, Smith has coached more than 250 entrepreneurs to owning and operating their own businesses across the nation.
Her family is originally from Savannah GA, Smith and her family now reside on Dena'ina land in Anchorage, Alaska.
BabyVend Unlimited is committed to quality, accessibility, and community.
The mission of BabyVend is to be the leader in introducing innovative, quality vending machines and supplies to the market. Through close customer contact and excellent relationships, we will meet the needs of our customers wherever we can. We will add value to our community by maintaining a friendly, familial work environment and entrepreneurial commitment to grow businesses for parents and any other interested individuals by allowing our machines to be leased or franchised. Our goal is to put the FUN back in family by providing families with supplies when they need it most.
Founded in 2015 and legally formed in 2016 formally as EKT Unlimited, Baby Vend was born from the lived experiences of a single mother with twins. Determined to create solutions, Smith set out to create a company that provides parents with ease of access to baby's necessities in a pinch. as well as custom technology, strategic products, and a unique business model to encourage growth and entrepreneurship and most importantly happy families.
BabyVend Has The Greatest Team!
Casey Duer-Chief Operations Officer
Don Poynter-Chief Creative Officer
Camlio Ortiz-Business & Operations Director
Community Relations- Shelby Wilson
Theresa Johnson-Products Assistant
Belisha Jefferies- Office Assistant
Jabi Johnson Byrd- Machine Coordinator
Roseann Figueroa- Special Projects
About Baby Vend