For nearly seven years, Curtis Stalnaker has served as Godfather’s Pizza, Inc.’s Director of Information Technology. As the head of the IT department, Curtis is responsible for the technological development of the pizza chain’s approximately 620 franchise restaurants in more than 40 states as well as technology operations of all corporately-owned locations and the corporate office.
Since joining the GPI team, Curtis has planned and launched the company’s online ordering system (now well-over $10M in sales), made significant progress towards standardizing the point-of-sale system across the chain, created IT services offered to franchisees, and made progress towards telephone, network, and hardware standards for all the restaurants.
Prior to joining GPI, Curtis worked for Home Instead Senior Care, another franchise-oriented organization, and as the Director of Information Services of Grace University. He spent more than six years leading technology development in the higher education setting.
He received his Bachelor of Science degree in business information systems from Bellevue University. Curtis participates in a variety of local IT and restaurant industry events, and holds various certifications, including CISSP and MCSA.