Don Crocker has joined Inspire Brands as Senior Vice President of Real Estate, a new role that will support Inspire’s plan to supercharge the long-term growth of its brands.
Crocker will lead Inspire’s real estate development strategy, overseeing real estate planning and execution, asset management, site selection and contract negotiation among all brands. He will report to Greg Vojnovic, Chief Development Officer of Inspire Brands.
“Don has a tremendous track record at one of the most successful restaurant companies in the world. He is an exceptional example of how we’re building a winning organization at Inspire,” says Vojnovic.
Crocker comes to Inspire with more than 25 years of industry experience including two decades at Chick-fil-A, Inc. At Chick-fil-A, Don served in a variety of senior leadership roles in the organization’s Real Estate, Restaurant Development and Supply Chain functions.
“Inspire is taking an extremely innovative approach to help our brands grow and succeed. I’m very excited to be working with Inspire and our franchisees to bring our restaurants to more locations throughout the United States and abroad,” Crocker says.
Inspire is a multi-brand restaurant company headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, and is one of the largest restaurant companies in the United States. Currently, more than 4600 Arby’s, Buffalo Wild Wings, and Rusty Taco restaurants are within the Inspire portfolio.