In the Black Partners

Consultants To Managment

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Charles P. Wilkinson

Partner

Overview


Charles Wilkinson has over 30 years experience in a variety of restaurant types and venues. He has been successful in the full range of organizational environments from a freewheeling entrepreneurial start-up to a highly structured corporation. His responsibilities have ranged from single location leadership to ensuring multi-unit results and driving nationwide initiatives. The challenges and successes have reinforced his belief that while one size does not fit all, the core principles of success are consistent.


Core Competencies

  • Operations
  • Training & Development
  • Performance Management
  • Change Management
  • Project / Cross-Functional Team Leadership
  • Concept / Program / Process Development & Launch


Drivers/Motivators

  • Establishment of a success path after the turmoil of acquisition
  • Preparation for rapid growth
  • Pressure to deliver a successful and lasting project launch or concept    opening
  • Need to coordinate a variety of skills, meet budgets, and hit time commitments
  • Performance change for organizations within cultural norms and standards.
  • Building people, processes, and systems to deliver sustainable results.


Background

  • Bridge 2 Opportunities, LLC, Managing Partner
  • Darden Restaurants, Director of Operations
  • Boston Market, Training, Operations Services, Program Management
  • Pepsi / Pizza Hut, Operations Leader, Operations Services, Program Management