Annual DM Meeting

In late February, the Lund Brown Group held its annual District Manager Meeting outside of Charleston, SC at the Wild Dunes Resort.  It was an exciting 3 days that featured guest speaker Tommy Spaulding, author of The Heart-Led Leader on Tuesday night, and a Low Country Boil/Oyster Roast on Wednesday night.

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Our Managers Enjoying the Oyster Roast

During the days, managers attended meetings covering all aspects of the company from HR and IT, to Operations and Finance.

Additionally, awards were given for the DM of the Year for Bobby and Max’s Group.   The winners were:

Bobby’s Group:

1st Place- Vickie Hallingstad, RVR Group

2nd Place- Todd Winstead, RVR Group

3rd Place- Glenn Postell, Empire Group

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Operating Partners with 1st Place Winner Vickie Hallingstad

 Max’s Group:

1st Place- Claudia Sanchez, Heartland Group

2nd Place- Julie DeYoung, Bighorn Group

3rd Place – Scott Schaeffer, TSV Group

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Operating Partners with 1st Place Winner Claudia Sanchez

Finally, The Overall Winner for District Manager of the Year for all of the Lund Brown Group is Claudia Sanchez!!! Claudia took a district that was at one time one of the under-performing districts in the Heartland Group to the best.  She had the highest sales increase in the Company (all restaurants), the second highest CP Flow Through %, one of the best food cost improvements, one of the best labor to matrix ratio’s, the best CP % improvement, and the second fastest Drive Thru Speed of Service average in the Company.  Congratulations to Claudia for her outstanding leadership and achievements!!  Be sure to check out our Spotlight this month to learn more about our 1st place winner!