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Roland Dickey, Jr. Invited to Brand Unit Expansion Panel at Fast Casual Executive Summit 2015

Roland Dickey, Jr. will speak on Brand Unit Expansion at the Fast Casual Executive Summit on Monday, October 21, as part of the executive panel, on the highs and lows of leading a franchise chain.


Dallas, TX -- (SBWIRE) -- 10/16/2015 -- The Fast Casual Executive Summit 2015 is the industry's biggest networking event, and all the biggest names and brands will be in attendance. The Summit is equally a great opportunity for those with aspirations of one day being a business leader in the industry to get amazing insight from the current generation of leaders. Roland Dickey, Jr. of Dickey's Barbecue Franchise, will sit on the Brand Unit Expansion Panel in the Franchise section to share such insights.

The Brand Unit Expansion segment of the Fast Casual Executive Summit 2015 will enable people to discover the unique advantages and opportunities of franchise expansion. This panel will help people discover how premier restaurant chains are growing their companies, overcoming everything from daily challenges to business-wide disasters, and how presidents seize opportunities to build their unique visions.

Roland Dickey, Jr. will be a member of the panel together with some of the franchise industry's biggest names, in order to take questions and discuss with other business leaders the key issues facing franchising today, to provide invaluable insight for business leaders and franchisees alike.

A spokesperson for Roland Dickey, Jr. explained, "Roland Dickey, Jr. will be on the growth masters panel to help people better understand the challenges and rewards of leading a nationwide franchise. He plans to share his successes and innovations and speak frankly about the limitations and obstacles, mistakes and shortcomings so that people can get on the fast-track, getting it right first time with the benefit of considerable experience. He is honored to sit on such a distinguished panel, and looks forward to hearing the insights his peers will share from their own experiences. The event is not to be missed."

About Roland Dickey, Jr.
Roland Dickey, Jr. is the CEO of Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. The grandson of company founder Travis Dickey, Sr., he has taken the company from 20 to over 500 stores nationwide in less than ten years. He has been recognized as one of the most powerful men in the restaurant business as well as one of its most inspirational leaders. He now shares his business expertise and strategic insights at talks around the country.

For more information please visit: http://www.rolanddickeyjr.com/