Our advisory board is composed of experts at all levels who enhance our knowledge and challenge our position…
Frank is the current Director, Collaborative for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, School of Business at Worcester Polytechnic Institute Paul R. Beswick Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship School of Business. Professor Hoy was presented with the Max X. Wortman Jr. Award for Lifetime Achievement
Restaurant and Food Service Expert
Frank is a renowned restaurant and food service expert. He began his industry career as the doorman at the second T.G.I. Friday’s unit and rose to executive vice president within the next 18 years. Today, he is a leading expert at developing and rolling out domestic and international franchise programs.
Mitch Telson Consulting
Mitch is currently a Principal of Mitch Telson Consulting. Previously he served as an Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Circle K Corporation from 1991 to 1996.
Founding Partner Distance Learning Ventures
Dick is the founding partner of Distance Learning Ventures and an old friend of the Navigator. He was on the Advisory Board of the Norton School at the University of Arizona, an instructor at the U of A and prior to that he was Office Managing Partner for Deloitte’s Phoenix office.
Human Resources/Corporate Admin Executive
Mr. Morgan is a Human Resources/Corporate Administration Executive with in-depth experience providing leadership in diverse and complex manufacturing and service businesses, operating in both union and non-union environments on a global basis.
Founder and Principal of Ingage Consulting
Evan Hackel is Founder and Principal of Ingage Consulting, a consulting firm focused on improving the performance of Franchises by improving the relationship of franchisees and the franchisor. By creating a culture of partnership and common purpose, Ingage Consulting is able to help Franchises dramatically improve their performance.
Martin J. McDermott, D.B.A.
Franchise Interviews LLC, Kaplan University
Franchise Interviews is the creation of Martin J. McDermott and Don Johnson. Marty McDermott is the President and owner of Franchise Interviews. Marty McDermott graduated from Argosy University in November of 2013 with a Doctorate degree in Marketing. He is also a Marketing Professor at Kaplan University and previous Faculty Advisor to the Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization for the Kaplan University Chapter.