Brian is a creative brand marketer with significant marketing and advertising experience in the franchise restaurant industry. Brian works to articulate brand strategy and formulate high-impact marketing plans that he implements across store design and signage, menu creation, website development, digital/social media, print, PR and promotions. He most recently served as Director of Marketing for Chicago Franchise Systems, which encompasses Al’s Italian Beef, Nancy’s Pizza, and Doughocracy Pizza + Brews. Brian served as the Local Store Marketing Consultant for Big Apple Bagels and My Favorite Muffin. Brian also held the role of Senior Account Executive at PureWaterTechnology-PHSI where he helped sell state-of-the-art water purification systems and coffee services. Brian began his career as the Franchise Marketing Specialist at Jimmy John’s – the franchised sandwich restaurant chain specializing in delivering delicious subs. Brian graduated from Illinois State University and resides in Philadelphia.