Imagine opening 25 new locations while the pandemic is devastating much of our industry. If that’s not crazy enough, believe that these new franchise restaurant stores actually rang a 45% increase in grand-opening sales over those that opened pre-pandemic. There’s some powerful stuff going on behind the scenes, and you’ll hear all about it. The Restaurant Rockstars podcast brings you Jodi Boyce, Executive V.P. of this hot concept called Teriyaki Madness.
You have to tune in this week as I’m speaking with Max Sheets, an illustrious 30 year veteran of start-ups, major chains and franchises. From concept and menu development to finding the real estate, staffing, leading by example, critical numbers and all-important brand building, Max has done it. Here’s a true restaurant evangelist!