Mr. Belmont's expertise and deep knowledge of franchising will be a powerful force in our ongoing expansion as one of the fastest growing franchises in the U.S.
Boulder, CO (PRWEB) July 8, 2008
Camp Bow Wow, the leading doggy day care and boarding franchise in the country, today announced the appointment of new Chief Operating Officer Brian Belmont. A former Quiznos Sub executive, Belmont joins the Boulder-based Camp Bow Wow to oversee the franchise's rapid expansion including operations, training and real estate development. Camp Bow Wow began franchising in 2003 and recently sold its 200th camp with locations in 38 states.
Since 2001, Belmont served in senior roles at Denver-based Quiznos Sub, most recently as Senior Vice President of Development. He also acted as Senior Vice President, Operations West and Senior Vice President, Franchise Operations. As part of a long list of executive achievements, he was personally responsible for tremendous franchise sales growth and instituting effective real estate and market planning tools. Previously, Belmont was a Plant Manager and General Manager at Cintas and a Captain in the United States Marine Corps.
"Mr. Belmont's expertise and deep knowledge of franchising will be a powerful force in our ongoing expansion as one of the fastest growing franchises in the U.S.," said Camp Bow Wow Founder and CEO Heidi Flammang. "Our rapid expansion necessitates strategic, visionary executives who can keep us ahead of the curve and Brian is a great complement to that team."
Belmont has a bachelor's of science from Park College, completed course work at Boston University, is a Naval Supply and Logistics school graduate, USMC Logistics advanced course graduate, Army Signal Corps advanced cryptology school graduate, and attended the USMC School of Infantry.
Camp Bow Wow is a national leader in the $500 million doggy day care industry. While maintaining the feel of a mom-and-pop, Camp Bow Wow has advanced and standardized the model into what is the most sophisticated dog day and overnight care operation in the country. Utilizing technology, state-of-the-art facility design, and intensive employee training, all in a camp-like setting, Camp Bow Wows are operationally the best run and safest environments for dogs.
"Plus, most importantly, he passed the prerequisite of having a passion for dogs!" added Flammang. "That's what Camp Bow Wow is really all about."
About Camp Bow Wow
Camp Bow Wow is the premier doggy day care and overnight camp in North America. It's where a dog can be a dog®, and is designed to provide the highest levels of fun, safety and service for its campers, and peace of mind for their parents. Since the Boulder, Colo.-based company started franchising in 2003, Camp Bow Wow has sold more than 200 franchises in 38 states, plus one in Canada. Visit us on the web at http://www.campbowwow.com.
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