The Westin Chicago Lombard

The 2024
Digital Transformation in Fast Casual and QSR Summit

June 11 - 12, 2024
Chicago, IL

2022 Brands

Senior Director of Marketing – Taziki’s Mediterranean Cafe

COO – Zunzi’s

Co-Founder & CEO – Zunzi’s

Co-Founder & CMO –  Handcraft Burgers and Brews

Manager of Digital Platforms – Steak ‘n Shake

CTO – Friendly’s/BRIX Holdings

McDonald’s Owner Operator – McDonald’s

President and CEO – Boba Guys

Founder & CEO – Crazy Pita

Chief Marketing Officer – Primanti Bros. Restaurant and Bar

CEO – 16 Handles

VP Culinary – Modern Restaurant Concepts

VP, Operations – Red Robin Gourmet Burgers

Founder & CEO – The Red Chickz

Partner – The Red Chickz

Co-Founder, Franchise Development  – The Red Chickz

Director of Technology – Piada

SVP Retail – Bluestone Lane

VP Digital – Bluestone Lane

Chief Supply Chain Officer – Little Caesars

VP Learning & Development – Portillo’s

Off Premise Dining Coordinator – Portillo’s

Sr. Manager, Off-Premise Dining – Portillo’s

CEO – Big Chicken

SVP Franchising – Big Chicken

CIO – Big Chicken

Marketing Director – Bolay

COO – Bolay

Director of Operations – Dunkin’ Donuts

President – Hart House

CTO – &pizza

SVP of Marketing – Pokeworks

CEO – Dak Dak Chicken

Marketing Director – Bareburger

Culinary Director – Bareburger

CEO – Sticky’s

Chief Administrative Officer – Sticky’s

Digital Marketing Manager  – Freebirds

VP Marketing Technology – Del Taco Restaurants

Vice President – Ciccio Restaurant Group

Manager, Operating Systems – Inspire Brands

Manager, Operations Measurement & Supportc – Inspire Brands

Director, Marketing – Jason’s Deli

Director of Digital Marketing – Fuzzy’s Taco Shop

Director, Technology – Protein Bar and Kitchen

VP, People – Bartaco

Social Media Marketing Manager – Epic Kitchens

Chief of Staff & Tech Lead – Epic Kitchens

President of Marketing & Branding – Cultivate Food and Coffee

CEO – Cultivate Food and Coffee

CMO – Fazoli’s

Director of Marketing – Jinya Holdings

VP, Marketing – The Halal Guys

VP Marketing – Dave’s Hot Chicken

Marketing Manager – Dave’s Hot Chicken

Director of Sales – Labriola Cafe

Chief Sales and Marketing Officer – Earl Enterprises

Director of Digital Products – Wendy’s

Digital Product Owner – Wendy’s

Digital Product Owner – Wendy’s

Chief Marketing Officer – eegee’s

VP, IT – eegee’s

VP, Interactive Marketing – Kahala Brands

SVP, Marketing – Kahala Brands

CEO – Romeo’s Pizza

Digital Director – Subway

VP Marketing – Aloha Poke

Senior Manager, Operations Support – Aloha Poke

CEO – Aloha Poke

CFO – Bubbakoo’s Burritos

Director of Marketing – Bubbakoo’s Burritos

Director of Marketing, Digital Experience – Culver’s

CMO – PDQ Restaurants

Director of Technology – PDQ Restaurants

Director of Marketing – Lawrence’s Fish & Shrimp

Chief Operating Officer – Ballard Brands

Director of People Operations – Savory Restaurant Fund

Chief Operating Officer – Savory Restaurant Fund

Senior Manager Operations Innovation – Shake Shack

National Initiatives Lead – Shake Shack

Director, Loyalty – Focus Brands

SVP, Information Technology – Bar Louie

VP, Marketing – Lee’s Famous Recipe Chicken

Director of Off Premise Sales – Lee’s Famous Recipe Chicken

Learning And Development Specialist – Sizzling Platter

Executive Vice President – TGP International

Director of Digital Marketing – Your Pie

CEO – Ani Ramen House

SVP Operations – Ani Ramen House

COO – Ani Ramen House

COO – ClusterTruck

VP of Franchise Services – Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

Owner & GM – The Piper Inn

Owner – Viet Nom Nom

Franchise OwnerFat Shack