BREAKOUT SESSION / THURSDAY / JUNE 4, 2020 / 2:30 PM
The Struggle is Real: Managing Channels Across In-Store and Digital Touchpoints
Customers may not think in terms of channels but they rely on you to provide a seamless and consistent experience no matter how they choose to engage. With an omnichannel experience being imperative, how do you manage against the various in-store activations vs. online vs. in apps, not to mention working with integrators/3rd party platforms?
Steve Leasure | Director of Franchise Operations | BurgerFi International
Steve Leasure is a foodservice industry veteran with over 30 years of experience. In his current role as Director of Franchise Operations at BurgerFi International, Steve has the opportunity to work with a growing brand that is at the forefront of consumer trends and tastes. Steve has extensive experience in all facets of restaurant operations, having served in various roles across the QSR and Fast Casual segments. He started his career operating high volume restaurants in Manhattan and has worked with franchise owners throughout the United States and around the globe over the years. Steve currently resides in Orlando, Florida.
Brandon Elliott | Sr. Director, Digital Products | HMSHost
Brandon is a first generation “digital native” who grew up with the latest technology device, game system or computer in his hands. This childhood hobby is what triggered Brandon’s life-long passion for technology and his relentless drive to create, improve, innovate and transform the way we live, work and play. Brandon specializes in information technology and is a former business owner with 24+ years of hands-on experience including engineering, development and management. He is customer centric and results driven with experience working with IT, executive management and key business personnel to bring business strategy and technology innovation together.