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Leading the charge to disrupt and reinvent the global beverage industry with a science based approach and Quality First mission.


Manny Pacquiao
NXT LVL Hydrogen Water

NXT LVL Hydrogen Water is the latest in advanced performance science. World boxing champion Manny Pacquiao uses NXT LVL in his daily nutrition regimen to support improved mental, physical performance, and recovery. Improve your routine, support your overall health, wellness, performance and reach NXT LVL.

Portion of proceeds are donated to

Manny Pacquiao Foundation



Over the last three decades, our team has played a significant role in the growth and expansion of performance sports drinks and beverages throughout the entire beverage industry. Our executive management team has over 100 years of research, manufacturing, sales, marketing, operations, design, and production experience in the beverage industry. We’ve launched major brands with top-tier distributors including Pepsi, Budweiser, Coors and Miller Distributors, Whole Foods, and brands such as Sobe, Arizona Iced Tea, Xycience, and Ignite International. From these successes, our sales team has established strong long-term relationships in all facets of the beverage industry. We are respected as a team of sports-minded, corporate athletes dedicated to the successes of our company, our valued partners and our distributors.



Toby McBride

Co-Founder, CEO

Toby McBride is CEO and serves on the Board of Directors of Takeover Industries with a focus on expanding the company’s strategic partnerships and brand awareness. Under his leadership, NXT LVL took the crown for Best New Product of 2021 from CSP Magazine’s annual Retailer Choice Awards. Toby guided the company’s national launch of its hydrogen water products, including overseeing a successful brand partnership with boxing legend Manny Pacquiao. He has over 30 years’ experience as a top executive in the beverage industry, having served in leadership roles that developed major brands including Sobe, Arizona Iced Tea, and Xyience. McBride served as the first chief executive of IGNITE Beverages where he rolled out ZRO & its Performance water. Toby’s tenure set the stage for IGNITE’s continued growth and international expansion.  


Jason Tucker


Jason Tucker serves as President of Takeover Industries, while also holding a seat on the Board of Directors, and is responsible for overseeing operations, business affairs, and overall corporate strategy. He spearheaded Takeover’s growth initiatives to refine the NXT LVL product portfolio and bolster national marketing efforts, helping create one of the beverage industry’s buzziest new brands. Jason’s dealmaking acumen played a key role in securing high-profile endorsement agreements with boxing legend Manny Pacquiao and Grammy-winning rapper T-Pain that captured national media attention from CNBC, Fox News, and CBS Sports. He also helmed Takeover’s 2021 corporate restructuring, investment deals, and online/retail distribution pacts. Jason has over 15 years of experience as a consultant and entrepreneur who founded Battleship Stance, a leading intellectual property management and legal services firm.     


Joe Pavlik

Chief Science Officer

Joe Pavlik is Takeover Industries' Chief Science Officer, Co-Founder, and serves on the Board of Directors. He has become one of the nation's top thought leaders in the world of exercise, fitness and performance nutrition. With over 25 years of professional experience as a formulator in the nutraceutical, dietary supplement and performance nutrition field, Joe is recognized and respected by his colleagues as one of the industry's foremost authorities on natural health and anti-aging therapies. He's formulated hundreds of products and programs for everyone from world-class athletes, Olympic Gold Medalists and stars like Sylvester Stallone.


Michael Tzanetatos

Chief Operating Officer

Mike Tzanetatos is Chief Operating Officer of Takeover Industries with responsibility for overseeing the company’s operating units and business plans. Mike joined Takeover in 2020 as Vice President of Sales, and played a key role in coordinating NXT LVL’s national retail and online rollout. He has over 20 years of sales and operational experience in the sports nutrition industry. Prior to his role at Takeover, Mike held senior leadership positions at Bang Energy parent company VPX, IGNITE International, and BPI Sports. He has a proven track record of performance, growing new and existing brands, and exceeding sales expectations.  


Michael Costello

National Account Director 

Michael Costello, a 20-year veteran in the beverage and consumer goods industries, is Takeover’s National Account Director. He has established deep relationships with national retailers and considered one of the industry’s most respected sales leaders. Prior to joining Takeover, Michael’s role as vice president of beverage for Sucker Punch Gourmet generated revenue of more than $10 million in less than two years — propelling the company’s signature Bloody Mary Mix into one of the nation’s top five ranking brands. At IGNITE International, Michael’s stewardship as a national account manager successfully launched multiple products into national big-box retail chains. His sales teams have won numerous awards, including National Product of the Year and Best New Product from CSP Magazine’s annual Retailer Choice Awards.   

Kerby Fortner

Director of Esports & Social Media

Kerby Fortner is Takeover’s director of social media for sports and gaming, where he’s already elevated the NXT LVL brand by forging a strong online partnership with champion boxer Manny Pacquiao and rapper-turned-gamer T-Pain. Fortner has been a pioneer in social media, as a teenager running YouTube channels that boasted 250,000 subscribers that catered to e-sports. That’s what caught the attention of BPI Sports, a global powerhouse of sports nutrition and supplements. They hired Fortner as their social media/gaming director, and he then built an online following that surpassed 500,000 followers. Fortner is now building the same legacy for NXT LVL.





Investing: How You Can Make a Difference with Takeover Industries Inc.

The management team Takeover Industries, Inc. (OTC Pink: LTNC) has taken some definitive actions over the past year to continue the Company’s focus toward becoming a global force in the functional beverage industry. We’ve built a strong foundation that will deliver rapid growth and high value for our co-owners and shareholders.  We’ve forged important strategic alliances to help ensure these goals become results.


As we march forward together, Takeover Industries Inc. (LTNC) is emerging as a global force for innovation and progress.   We invite you to contact us to discuss how you can play a role by partnering with us to make our ambitious goals become reality.



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