Sparks coffee house
Chris and Heidi Johnson have opened a franchise coffee pub It’s A Grind Coffee House at 663 North McCarran Blvd.
in the Iron Horse Shopping Center.
Chris Johnson, a Sparks native, has more than 22 years of experience in the high technology industry,most recently with Redback Networks.Heidi Johnson, a sales and marketing professional for 17 years, left SE Laboratories, Inc.
to open the coffee house.
The Sparks facility is the first of the It’s a Grind franchise for the Sparks area but joins four existing Nevada locations.
The Long Beach-based coffee franchise operates more than 45 coffee house locations nationwide.
Bryan Wachter of the Retail Association of Nevada said his organization is “very concerned about disruptions to the supply chain.”