Data Alchemy Podcast

Data-Driven Insights for “People First” Franchise Management

In this episode of Data Alchemy, Priscila Bernal, Operations Analyst at Starboard Investments, reveals how her team leverages customized analytics and reporting to support Starboard’s

Creating and Maintaining Effective Operational Routines for Franchise Field Teams

In this episode, we dive into how operators can maximize their field teams’ effectiveness using technology. The franchise model provides a playbook but often locations

Same-Store Sales Growth for Franchise Investments

In the latest episode of the Data Alchemy podcast, we chatted with Chris Crouse, Associate at Orangewood Partners, to get his perspective on the importance

Private Equity Due Diligence, Value Creation, and Exit Strategies

In this Data Alchemy episode, we’re joined by Alex Murphy, a seasoned professional in franchise investment and private equity at Atticus Franchise Group. As Managing

QSR Management Techniques from a Leading McDonald’s Franchisee

Jarred Lokietz’s management of 22 McDonald’s restaurants in New York City underscores his expertise in franchise operations. As Chief Operating Officer at Goodman Group McDonald’s,

The Intersection of Marketing and Operations in Franchising

The synergy between marketing and operations defines success in franchising. In this episode, we had the pleasure of speaking with Dustin Tremellen, former COO and

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