Kat Cole, COO and President of Focus Brands, is taking the Main Stage live at STEP Anywhere 2020. Focus Brands is the owner, franchisor and operator of global limited-service food brands including Cinnabon, Jamba and more, doing billions in product sales in over 50 countries (yes..BILLIONS!).
As COO and President of Focus Brands, Kat leads the company’s 7 brands: Cinnabon, Auntie Anne’s, Moe’s, Schlotzsky’s, McAlister’s, Carvel and Jamba with 6500 operations globally, and leads the multi-brand licensing and CPG business. She has led the evolution of several brands through product and technology innovation, organizational structure changes and building customer-centered cultures.
Kat has several accolades including being a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum, a member of the Milk Bar Board of Directors, an advisor to high-growth businesses and early-stage consumer products, and an angel investor.
Her journey from restaurant hostess at 17, executive by 26, president by 31, and investor by 35 is #Gooaals.
Regular tickets are still live for just $99 so grab yours and don’t miss out on Kat’s special fireside chat!
Check out the STEP Anywhere Agenda here for more info.
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