TBA

Workforce Management in Fast Casual and QSR Summit 2025

February 4 - 5, 2025
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2024 Thought Leaders

Sue Petersen

Sue Petersen

EVP, Inclusion, Diversity, and People

Noodles and Company

Troy Hooper

Troy Hooper

CEO


Pepper Lunch

Matt Hoffman

Matt Hoffman

Director of Training


Penn Station

Marc Miller

Marc Miller

VP of Operations


Portillo’s

Eric Knott

Eric Knott

Chief Operating Officer


PDQ

Rob Meng

Rob Meng

CEO & Founder


FasterLines

Natalia Micheletti

Natalia Micheletti

CEO & Co-Founder


Pryze

David Wentworth

David Wentworth

VP Learning & Talent Development


Schoox

Nina Franchina

Nina Franchina

Chief People Officer


PDQ
Hauke Feddersen

Hauke Feddersen

VP of Operations


PreciTaste

Juniper Emnett

Juniper Emnett

Director of Product


Intertek Wisetail

Ashley Utz

Ashley Utz

CPO Advisor


Sunny Day Fund

Felicia White

Felicia White

Director of Franchise Training


Scooter’s Coffee

Tiffany Perez

Tiffany Perez

Sr. Director of Training and Development

Salata

Craig Dunaway

Craig Dunaway

Chief Operating Officer


Penn Station

Rachael Nemeth

Rachael Nemeth

CEO and Co-Founder


Opus Training

Kelly McCutcheon

Kelly McCutcheon

Group Director of Training & Development

Whataburger

Andy Hooper

Andy Hooper

Chief Executive Officer


Hart House
Sheila Bennett

Sheila Bennett

Executive Director

(CORE)
Children Of Restaurant Employees
Sean Hurwitz

Sean Hurwitz

CEO & Founder


Pixo VR

Rachel Richal

Rachel Richal

Vice President Training


Buffalo Wild Wings

Tara Augustin

Tara Augustin

Director of Employee Experience Solutions

SMG

Mike McGloin

Mike McGloin

Founder


Fuze

Gregg Majewski

Gregg Majewski

CEO


Craveworthy Brands

Sherry Broesamle

Sherry Broesamle

VP People


The Flame Broiler

Marielle Kokos

Marielle Kokos

Head of Sales and Partnerships


Lineup.ai

Steve Felson

Steve Felson

SVP, Operations & Training


Buona

Arlene Petokas

Arlene Petokas

Chief People Officer


Kura Sushi USA

Kelly Saunders

Kelly Saunders

VP of Learning & Culture


Smashburger

Jamie Starner

Jamie Starner

Sr. Director of Talent Acquisition & Retention

Bartaco

Adele Dowlin

Adele Dowlin

VP of Talent Management


Krispy Kreme

Natalie Jin

Natalie Jin

Head of Corporate Partnerships


Workstream

Alex Chavez

Alex Chavez

Regional Ops Director


Just Salad

Tanya Carlson

Tanya Carlson

Sr. Director of Services


Fountain

Christina Jackson

Christina Jackson

Chief People Officer


Donatos Pizza

Nicholas Lawrence

Nicholas Lawrence

VP HR


Chick-Fil-A

Christina Briggs

Christina Briggs

Director of Training and Development

Shipley Do-Nuts

Sam Stanovich

Sam Stanovich

SVP Development and Alliances


Big Chicken

Anthony Valletta

Anthony Valletta

President


Bartaco

Corban Nichols

Corban Nichols

VP of Restaurant Excellence


Piada Italian Street Food

Sid Pailla

Sid Pailla

Chief Executive Officer


Sunny Day Fund

Chris Munz

Chris Munz

VP of Growth


Voosh

Josh Allen

Josh Allen

Director of Training & Development


Paris Baguette

Gunpil Hwang

Gunpil Hwang

CEO


Aniai

Vanessa Varano

Vanessa Varano

VP Learning & Development


Mac Haik