Speakers

An exceptional list of industry experts and thought-provoking keynoters

Featured Speakers

Selim Bassoul

Chairman & CEO
The Middleby Corporation

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Paul Brown

CEO
Arby's Restaurant Group

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Eric Chester

Award-Winning Speaker and Best-Selling Author on Employee Engagement, Workplace Culture, and the Millennial Mindset

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Greg Creed

CEO
Yum! Brands

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Erle Dardick

Founder and CEO
MonkeyMedia Software, The Catering Institute and Catering

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Lorna Donatone

CEO, Schools Worldwide & Region Chair, North America
Sodexo

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Pete Filiaci

Vice President of Strategy and Insights/Restaurants
Univision Communication

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G.J. Hart

Executive Chairman and CEO
California Pizza Kitchen

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Hattie Hill

President and CEO
Women's Foodservice Forum

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Brian Little, Ph.D.

Distinguished Scholar, Department of Psychology
Cambridge University

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John Miller

President and CEO
Denny's Corporation

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Indra Nooyi

Chairman and CEO
PepsiCo

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James Paulsen, Ph.D.

Chief Investment Strategist
Wells Capital Management

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Todd Penegor

President and Chief Executive Officer
The Wendy’s Company

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Marie Perry

EVP, Chief Administrative and Financial Officer
Jamba Juice, Inc.

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Dr. Tim Ryan

President
The Culinary Institute of America

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Timothy J. Sloan

Chief Executive Officer and President
Wells Fargo & Company

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Dawn Sweeney

President and CEO
National Restaurant Association

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Clarice Turner

Chief Executive Officer
Boudin Bakery

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Hannibal Baldwin

Co-Founder & Co-CEO
SiteZeus

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Patrick Benasillo

President | Executive Vice President
Studio D Creative | Visual Graphic Systems, Inc.

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Milind Bharvirkar

President
Priatek

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Rich Borchers

President & COO
Davco Restaurants

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Wally Doolin

Chairman & Founder
TDn2K

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Melissa Doolin-Koehne

Executive Director of Business Development
TDn2K

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Jason Dorsey

Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer
The Center for Generational Kinetics

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Brian J. Duncan

Co-Founder
Chowly, Inc.

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David Eha

Director National Accounts
Restaurant Technologies

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Stephen Farr-Jones

President
ADM Marketing

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Jeff Fromm

President
FutureCast

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Mac Gregory

CEO
Saint Marc USA

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Amit Jain

CEO
Bridg

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David Jones

Co-Founder
Blazing Onion

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Mike Keeler

Former Head of Safety
Yum! Brands and Bloomin' Brands

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Valerie Killifer

Media Services
P-O-P Content & Communications

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Ivan Matkovic

CEO & Founder
Spendgo

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David Norman

CEO
Davco Restaurants

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Steven Roberts

Founder & President
AccSys, Inc.

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Christopher Sebes

President
Heartland Commerce

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Mary Ventura

Sr. Director of Technology
Delaware North Travel Hospitality

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