Greenwood Village, Colo. (PRWEB) July 30, 2014
Maui Wowi Hawaiian has hired on a Franchise Business Manager with over 25 years of experience in the food and beverage industry to join the team at the franchise company’s Colorado headquarters. Jeff Lougee will take on the new role to offer increased support to franchisees and grow operations as part of Maui Wowi’s ongoing efforts to help individuals realize their dreams of business ownership.
“Jeff’s broad range of experience and knowledge of working with concepts like Maui Wowi, brings a new dynamic and adds to the amount of support we are able to offer our franchisees,” said CEO Mike Weinberger. “With a solid team in place, we look forward to realizing a new level of success for the company and our franchisees.”
Lougee is the full package who comes with a true understanding of the business, as well as a connection with the Maui Wowi theme and company culture. Lougee grew up in Southern California where he was immersed in the surf scene and acquired a passion for the water. After attending college and earning a business degree in Marketing and International Management, Lougee began a career within the Food and Beverage industry.
Soon after, he relocated to Hawaii and started working in operations with Marriott International, climbing his way up to Director of Food and Beverage. He later took a position with Sodexo, where he spent nearly 11 years as a District Manager and opened several national franchise brands.
Tapping into his working knowledge of the industry, he comes fully equipped and prepared to bring a new facet to the Maui Wowi franchise system. With fresh eyes and a passion for the business, he is eager to offer additional support to the expanding company.
As Franchise Business Manager at Maui Wowi, Lougee will be responsible for supporting the retail store locations and assisting franchisees with grand openings as well as day-to-day operations. He will also be helping the franchisee’s identify potential opportunities to grow their business and increase profitability.
For more information about Maui Wowi Hawaiian and its franchise opportunities, please visit http://www.mauiwowifranchise.com.
About Maui Wowi Hawaiian Coffees & Smoothies
Since 1982, Maui Wowi Hawaiian has embraced the Hawaiian culture and has been serving paradise in a cup since the day it began, over 30 years ago. From event carts, mall kiosks and stand-alone retail locations Maui Wowi Hawaiian offers premium, all-natural, gluten-free, fresh fruit smoothies, as well as gourmet Hawaiian coffees and espresso beverages. With over 450 operating units in seven countries, Maui Wowi Hawaiian has truly gone “Global” by adding an online store, shop.mauiwowi.com. Now even more customers can experience the prized gourmet Hawaiian coffees and taste the ‘Aloha Spirit’ with a ‘Click-of-a button!’ To learn more information about Maui Wowi Hawaiian’s, products, locations, or flexible, low cost franchising opportunities, visit http://www.mauiwowifranchise.com.
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