Founded in 2011, Statewide has cultivated one of the largest, most efficient and reliable Direct Store Distribution (DSD) networks in Southern California. Headquartered in Los Angeles California with distribution centers in Commerce, San Diego, and Inland Empire distributes full line of non-alcoholic beverages in addition to beer, and wine to retailers across Southern California.
Our entire staff focuses on providing an excellent experience on a consistent basis to all our customers and suppliers. Statewide’s fast growing customer base includes over 4000 retail chains, and independent stores. We deliver some of the world’s most recognized brands such as Nestle Waters, Arizona Iced Tea, Welch’s, and ABK Beer alongside the hottest, and most innovative brands to come to market. From mainstream energy to the hottest organic functional drinks, we continue to team up with the best our industry has to offer.
Currently Statewide Beverage Company is the ONLY distributor to cover the entire Southern California footprint. From Ventura County to the Mexico border. We are your one stop DSD!
Jeff Javidzad a serial entrepreneur who has launched a series of private and public companies in multiple industries serves as Chief Executive Officer and Board member of Statewide Beverage Company.
Prior to Statewide Beverage Company, Javidzad was the Co-founder and CEO of Platinum Wireless Inc. Under his leadership and guidance, Javidzad and his Executive Team skyrocketed the company from its startup origin to an industry leading distributor with over 3000 points of distributions in over 18 states, employing an staff of over 250 and generating over 140 million dollars in annual revenue. Javidzad’s leadership resulted in Platinum Wireless being named by The Los Angeles Business Journal as “Top 100 Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies” for 7 consecutive years and as “One of the Best Places to Work in Los Angeles”.
In March of 2014 Javidzad joined Statewide as the CFO and in October of 2014 Javidzad took on the CEO position to lead the company start a new chapter in Statewide’s growth and expansion. Javidzad has a successful track record of building management teams who execute strict and efficient business plans by focusing on revenue enhancements with the deliverance of unified and outstanding customer service, improving cost saving and achieving organizational efficiencies while delivering outstanding results for every suppliers and vendors. With over 25 years of experience in managing small and large organizations in multiple industries, Javidzad is committed and determined in making Statewide Beverage Company a company where vendors and customers enjoy a profitable and successful partnership.
Javidzad has served as a member of the Board of Directors and Advisory Boards in multiple industries. Currently, he serves as a Board member for Oversees Food Distributions LLC an international food company based in Chatsworth California distributing Mediterranean food to ethnic markets across the United States and Canada. Javidzad also serves as a Board Member for US Connection LLC, Macalester Telecom of America LLC, and Inventory Planted, LLC.
Chairman / Co-Founder
Paul Ebrahimian is Chairman of the Board and Co-founder of Statewide Beverage Company. With over 25 years of experience and an extravagant business profile, Paul divides his time between investing, serving as board member for numerous businesses and operating his own successful businesses. Paul started his business career in clothing accessories where he continues to be an industry leader and a major supplier for buttons and trimming to the garment manufacturers. Paul’s interest in the Beverage world led him to the launch of an energy drink company in 2008 which eventually drove him into more beverage ventures and eventually becoming the Co-founder of Statewide Beverage Company. Paul’s vision, professional insight and business expertise has played an inimitable role in Statewide’s success.
Vice President of Sales
Alex Aladort joined Statewide management team in January of 2015 and is responsible for company’s distribution, development and sales efforts throughout Southern California. With over 16 years of experience in sales, distribution and strategic management Alex brings a winning track record to the Statewide executive team.
Previously Alex Aladort was Vice President of Sales for TronicsXchange and led their development and sales efforts through 11 retail locations in malls throughout Southern California. His direct reports included Regional and Area Managers with over 40 retail sales representatives throughout the organization. During his 3 years at TronicsXchange, Alex fueled the company’s expansion, managed landlord and strategic carrier relations as well some aspects of marketing and social media. Alex was also a member of the TronicsXchange Executive Committee, which sets strategic direction for each of TronicsXchange market segments.
Prior to his role at TronicsXchange Alex held the positions of Director of Sales and Director of Business Development at Platinum Wireless, a leading national master agent and distributor of Sprint and Boost Mobile products. Alex joined Platinum Wireless in 2004. During his time he lead their national expansion into 30 states with over 20 direct reports and over 1000 points of distribution. In 2008 Platinum Wireless was recognized by Sprint as the top producing master agent in the country.
As Controller of Statewide Beverage Company, Shawn Missaghi has over 25 years of accounting and financial operations experience in construction, wholesale warehouse, and retail. He joined Statewide Beverage Company in January 2015 and is responsible for the day to day accounting operation and financial reporting. Shawn currently holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Illinois with a Minor in Accounting and holding a Master’s in Business Administration Degree with an Emphasis on Accounting from Arizona State University.