Fransmart, the global leader in franchise development behind the explosive growth of concepts such as The Halal Guys, Five Guys Burgers & Fries, and Qdoba Mexican Grill has hired Chad Bentley to serve as Vice President of Finance under the leadership of Founder and President Dan Rowe.
Bentley brings with him a 25-year business and finance career, marked by successes in financial strategy planning and analysis for a diverse group of organizations, including both publicly-traded and smaller firms. He recently relocated back to the Washington D.C. area from Dallas, TX where he served as the Director of Finance for Rent-A- Center. He also brings extensive experience in strategy, operational planning, and financial analysis, having formerly worked with General Electric, Erie Insurance, and Rent-Way.
“I’m excited to begin this new venture as part of the Fransmart team,” said Bentley. “Fransmart has unparalleled expertise when it comes to growing restaurants from one unit concepts into international brands, and I look forward to assisting with the financial and strategic focus that comes along with growing Fransmart’s portfolio.”
“Chad’s proven track record and vast experience make him a natural fit for Vice President of Finance,” said Dan Rowe, Founder and President of Fransmart. “He brings extensive knowledge to the table when it comes to strategic financial and operational execution, and I welcome his assistance in continuing to grow our current portfolio of brands into nationally and internationally recognized concepts.”