The Human Bean partners around the country are earning recognition in their communities, and sometimes nationally! We take the guesswork out of operations, so that our franchise partners and their teams can focus on doing what they do best — serving delicious products and giving excellent customer service. These awards are the bean on top.

2023 Franchise Earns Best of Northern Nevada: Best Coffee Award


“Congratulations to Ryan Rhoden, one of our amazing Franchise Partners, who recently received a 2023 Best of Northern Nevada: Best Coffee Award!

2023 Ranked Gold in Best of Southern Oregon Coffee Category

Medford, OR

Winners of the Best of Southern Oregon 2023 competition were announced September 6th, 2023. The Human Bean is honored to have won the Gold award in the Coffee category in Jackson County.”

2023 Ranked in the Inc. 5000

The Inc. 5000 class of 2023 represents companies that have driven rapid revenue growth while navigating inflationary pressure, the rising cost of capital, and seemingly intractable hiring challenges. ”

2023 Franchise Earns Rockstar Award

Eugene, OR

“Congratulations to Lauren Karcher, one of our amazing Franchise Partners, who recently received a 2023 Franchise Rockstar Award from Franchise Business Review!”

Franchise Entrepreneur

2023 Entrepreneur Franchise 500®

Entrepreneur’s 44th annual Franchise 500® ranking shines a light on the unique challenges and changes that have shaped the franchise industry over the last year—and how franchisors have adapted and evolved to meet them.”

2022 Best Specialty Coffee, Tehama County Reader’s Choice Awards

Red Bluff, CA

“Congratulations to Alyssa Mendonsa and the Team at The Human Bean of Red Bluff for winning the Best Specialty Coffee award from The Best of Tehama County Reader's Choice Awards!”

2022 Best in The Tri-State, Coffee Category, The Herald News

Huntington, WV

The Human Bean of Huntington received the most votes by the readers of The Herald-Dispatch and earned a Certificate of Achievement for their win.”

2022 Best Coffee, Southern Oregon Best of the Best, The Mail Tribune

Medford, OR

Winners of the Mail Tribune’s annual Best of the Best competition were announced at a banquet Saturday night at Rogue Valley Country Club. The competition allows Mail Tribune readers to vote for their favorite businesses and organizations in 99 categories.”

The Human Bean Drive Thru Coffee Franchise Matt Lockhart

2022 Freshman Franchise Rock Star, Matt Lockhart, Franchise Business Review

Laramie, WY

“Each year it gets harder and harder to narrow down the list, but the franchisees recognized this year truly stand out as exceptional models of achieving success within the franchise model.”

2021 Large Business of the Year, Laramie Chamber Alliance

Laramie, WY

“Congratulations to Matt and the whole Laramie team on winning the Laramie Large Business of the Year award from the Laramie Chamber Business Alliance!!!”

2021 Best Barista, Karlee Sandlin, Coast Weekend Reader’s Choice Awards

Warrenton, OR

The winners of the 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards, as well as runners-up and honorable mentions, were determined by the nominations and votes of Coast Weekend readers. Congratulations to all of this year’s nominees and winners!”