Innovation Forum Speaker

Rich Shank

Sr. Principal and Vice President of Innovation
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With more than 20 years of professional research experience, he has spent the past decade focused on brand and customer strategy, menu optimization, opportunity segmentation, demand planning, new product feasibility and pricing analytics. Rich leads Technomic’s Restaurant Operator Advisory Practice & Innovation teams. He has been a featured speaker at numerous industry events, including the Winsight Restaurant Leadership Conference, the National Restaurant Association Show, Restaurants Canada events and numerous national franchisee conferences, as well as Technomic’s Foodservice and Consumer Planning Program events.