Kat Cole, former vice president of training and development for Hooters of America Inc., joins the Cinnabon team.
At the end of 2008, Kelly Roddy was in the same boat as every other quick-serve executive. The economy was spiraling out of control around him, the average U.S. consumer’s wallet was shrinking, and his task was to figure out how to successfully weather the storm with his Texas-based quick-service sandwich chain, Schlotzsky’s.
The saying goes that two heads are better than one.
At Focus Brands Inc., where the leaders of five distinct concepts are leveraging the power of their collective experience to the benefit of their individual brands, this idea is working on overdrive.