ItB Partners

Consultants To Management

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Joe Uhl

PARTNER

Overview

Mr. Uhl has over 40 years of senior management experience in the restaurant industry. Including major roles in multi-unit, full service and QSR management and operations in a wide variety of U.S. markets for such brands as BeefOBrady’s®, Brass Tap®, El Pollo Loco®, Cinnabon®, Church’s Chicken®, Popeye’s®, Einstein Bros. Bagels®, Checkers Drive-In Restaurants® and Wendy’s®.


Core Competencies

  • Store level and back office systems
  • Financial modeling
  • Strategic planning
  • Improving service system and labor efficiency
  • New Concept design
  • In-depth knowledge of the craft beer industry
  • Team building and training


 

Driver/Motivators

  • Improving margins through implementing better systems
  • Finding the big opportunities and giving solutions
  • Building a team that gets results


 
Background


  • Managing Member – Problem Solved Restaurant Consulting, LLC, Marietta, Georgia
  • Chief Operating Officer – FSC Franchise Co, LLC – BeefOBrady’s and Brass Tap, Tampa, Florida (250 locations)
  • Operating Executive Board Member – Gothan Private Equity Partners, New York, New York
  • Chief Operating Officer (Franchisee)  - Fiesta Brands, (9 El Pollo Loco’s), Atlanta, Georgia
  • Consultant – Trimaran Capital Partners, New York, New York
  • President and Chief Operating Officer (Franchisee) – JRM Bakeries (49 Cinnabon’s), Shaker Heights, Ohio
  • Director of Facilities and Operations, Director of Restaurant Information Systems, Director of New Business Development – AFC Enterprises, Inc, Atlanta, Georgia