Executive VP of IT, Garden Fresh Restaurant Corp.
Started in 1988 when the chain (Souplantation and Sweet Tomatoes) had 8 stores; there are now 112 stores, 18 Central Kitchens and 2 Distribution Centers across 15 states.
Developed the current store back office system with complete functionality designed for the buffet concept. Went public. Implemented Lawson in 2001 in nine months. Went private. In 2007 upgraded all stores from DOS to Linux in three months. Currently working on a company rollout of Volante POS running on Linux with a focus on sales and marketing initiatives.