The truck proudly serves Hot Dog on a Stick’s signature menu, hand-stomped lemonade and smiles to thousands of guests at a time

LOS ANGELES – May 20, 2019 – There is a new top dog on the L.A. food truck scene – Hot Dog on a Stick’s shiny new stripe squad on wheels! The Hot Dog on a Stick food truck proudly serves the Brand’s famous made-to-order Stick Items, fresh Hand-Stomped Lemonade, Fries and Funnel Cake Sticks with a smile. The Hot Dog on a Stick Food Truck and its team of sunny Hotdoggers is always ready to provide its top-notch customer service and all food items are freshly prepared on-site. It is available for private parties, festivals, and can also be found throughout town. With the ability to feed up to 1,000 guests per hour, the truck is on a mission to “Stick a Smile” on all of L.A./Orange County.

“Hot Dog on a Stick is rolling big time with our beautiful new Food Truck and we are already stomping through town serving up smiles and pouring sunshine,” said Candice Wong, Senior Catering Manager for Hot Dog on a Stick. “We know how to bring the party and the Hot Dog on a Stick Food Truck allows us to serve you in a way that is fun, functional and delicious. It’s everything you love about Hot Dog on a Stick outside of the mall.”

The truck requires a small footprint and Hotdoggers in their famous stripes and hats take care of all set-up and clean-up. The truck is perfect for corporate and community events, private gatherings, weddings, birthdays, fundraisers, Bar-mitzvahs or any other occasion and can be booked on short notice – even one day in advance.

More information about the Hot Dog on a Stick Food Truck, including booking information, can be found at HDOS Food Truck and the truck can be followed on Instagram Food Truck, Twitter Food Truck and Facebook Food Truck. The truck is scheduled to be at the following public events this spring and summer:

6/1/19 – Relay for Life – Riverside, CA
6/15/19 – Boots and Brews – Santa Clarita, CA
7/27/19 – Kidz Con – Los Angeles, CA
7/28/19 – Kidz Con – Los Angeles, CA
8/3/19 – Relay for Life – Chino, CA
8/4/19 – 30th Annual Rod Run – Vista, CA
8/17/19 – CineMalibu – Malibu, CA
9/21/19 – Light the Night – Orange County, CA

An American Icon since 1946, Hot Dog on a Stick began as a small beachfront store in Santa Monica and now has locations across the U.S. and internationally in Korea. Hot Dog on a Stick is operated by Global Franchise Group, LLC. To find a Hot Dog on a Stick near you, visit the Hot Dog on Stick website or engage with Hot Dog on a Stick on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Members of the media are encouraged to help spread the word about Hot Dog on a Stick’s new Food Truck. The truck is available to come to you outside of the studio or newsroom. Media drops featuring Hot Dog on a Stick’s signature hats and fresh stick items are available. To request visuals, or arrange an interview with Hot Dog on a Stick representatives, please contact Kathleen Shaffer at [email protected] or (470) 388-6170.

About Hot Dog on a Stick™ – Visit Hot Dog on a Stick
Established in 1946 in Southern California, Hot Dog on a Stick is known for its fresh, made-to-order hot dog on a stick and cheese on a stick products, hand-stomped natural lemonade, smiling customer service and its iconic bright striped uniforms. Hot Dog on a Stick provides customers with a fun all-American quick service restaurant experience, catering services for events, party packs, and fundraisers. Hot Dog on a Stick has close to 70 locations in the U.S. and internationally including Korea. Connect with us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For franchising opportunities, visit our franchise website.

Annica Conrad

Annica Conrad
Chief Marketing Officer

Annica has more than 20 years of award-winning marketing experience and has been with GFG for 3 years. She joined the company from Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers where she was Vice President, Brand Development. In this role, Annica was responsible for the rebirth and growth in popularity of the 42-year-old eclectic brand through smart menu design and development, implementation of the Mellow Mushroom loyalty app and creation and rollout of its first online ordering system. Before her time with Mellow Mushroom, Annica was Vice President of Marketing for Mcalister’s Corporation and she spent the early part of her career at a prominent advertising agency in Mobile Alabama. She is graduate of Samford University in Birmingham where she earned her Bachelors in Marketing and MBA in Economics.

Sam Patterson
Chief Financial Officer

Patterson came to Global Franchise Group in April 2020 from FOCUS Brands where he served as Senior Vice President of Accounting. For the last eleven years, he was responsible for leading financials for Cinnabon, Carvel, Schlotzsky’s, Moe’s Southwest Grill, McAlister’s Deli, Auntie Anne’s and Jamba Juice. He directed the organization through the transfer and integration of all accounting back-office functions for Auntie Anne’s from Pennsylvania, McAlister’s Deli from Mississippi, and Jamba Juice from Texas to Atlanta and converted a brand-centric accounting structure into a shared services organization. Before his time with FOCUS, he was Senior Vice President & Corporate Controller for Movie Gallery/Hollywood Video (NASDAQ: MOVI & MVGR), Vice President and Corporate Controller for Republic National Cabinet Corporation, and Corporate Controller for Wolverine Tube, Inc. (NYSE: WLV). He is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Management Accountant, holds a master’s in business administration from Auburn University, and is a graduate of the University of Texas, Tyler.