PRESIDENT & CEO, FAZOLI’SAs a talented and seasoned industry executive Carl has led multiple brands through successfulturnarounds, most recently, Fazoli’s. During his twelve-year tenure as CEO of America’s largest premiumItalian QSR chain, Carl has launched Fazoli’s into the future with the systematic implementation of a fullbrand revamp. His areas of focus have included culinary innovation, a re-engineered menu, a brandreimage, and the expansion of off-premise sales through catering programs, third party delivery, onlineordering and innovative technology. He has also led an aggressive franchise development initiative togrow the brand in expanded and pioneer markets. Carl has invigorated the brand with game changingsolutions that have fundamentally impacted the guest experience and sales, solidifying Fazoli’s relevanceand ongoing success.Aside from his many business successes, Carl has also led the company’s efforts to give back to thecommunities in which Fazoli’s does business. The company partners with Feed the Children in bothfundraising and food distribution events that have assisted over 35,000 people and provided over fortytons of food to families in need. Carl also supports and is particularly proud of the Fazoli’s Seeds ofCompassion Fund which provides assistance to employees suffering financial hardships. In addition, hepassionately supports the Pursuit of Excellence Scholarship which promotes education and careerdevelopment for the next generation of leaders.Carl’s leadership has resulted in numerous awards and accolades including being named #1 on FastCasual’s Top 100 Movers and Shakers list, NRN’s Power List of Restaurant Executives, CEO of the Year inFoodservice from the American Business Awards, and NRNs Reader’s Choice among Best CEOs. Mostrecently, he was named among the most influential restaurant CEOs in the country by Nation’s RestaurantNews.
Carl T. Howard is a highly experienced industry executive with over 21 years of work experience. He has a diverse skill set that includes franchising, leadership, restaurant management, and team building. Carl has led multiple brands through successful turnarounds, including Fazoli's, where he implemented a fullbrand revamp. He has also led a franchise development initiative togrow the brand in expanded markets. Carl's leadership has been recognized with numerous awards and accolades, including being named #1 on FastCasual's Top 100 Movers and Shakers list and being recognized among the most influential restaurant CEOs in the country.
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