VP of Franchise Sales and Development
Tanya Mareno, VP of Franchise Sales and Development, Petrus Brands (Shane's Rib Shack & Planet Smoothie) -- Ms. Mareno started with Petrus Brands in January 2009, serving as VP of Franchise Sales and Development for Shane's Rib Shack and Planet Smoothie. Ms. Mareno is instrumental in developing and overseeing programs and processes for Lead Generation, Lead Management, Franchise Relations, Area Development and Business Development. Prior to joining Petrus Brands, Ms. Mareno worked with former owner of Shane's Rib Shack and Planet Smoothie, Raving Brands, where she grew from an Accounting Manager for PJ's Coffee and Tea Co., Inc. into a sales role where she managed the Franchise Sales Department for PJ's Coffee. In August 2002, she added new franchisee recruitment to her responsibilities for Planet Smoothie and in 2005, Shane's Rib Shack. Ms. Mareno began her career in 1992 with Smoothie King Franchises, Inc. as Accounting Manager where she was responsible for management of Cash Flow, Financial Statements, Corporate Audits, Accounts Payable and Receivable, and other administrative duties.