has been involved in franchising long enough to have seen the system evolve through four "generations." "I see the evolution in terms of periods or eras that lasted about 10 years each," says the senior vice president of franchise sales at Golden Corral Buffet & Grill.
is senior vice president, franchising, Golden Corral Buffet & Grill.
While the committee plans to continue its work on the handbooks, members, under the direction of new chairman Larry Tate
, senior vice president, franchising, Golden Corral Buffet & Grill, are exploring other ways they can educate IFA members about the importance of building strong franchise relationships.
From left, Golden Corral's Vice Pres., Franchise Operations Irwin Roberts and Senior Vice Pres., Franchising Larry Tate
, IFA Vice Pres.
That was the message delivered to the National Restaurant Association convention May 23 in Chicago by Larry Tate
, vice president of franchising for Go/den Corral Corp.