Global Franchise Group (GFG), the company and franchisor behind Great American Cookies, Hot Dog on a Stick, Pretzelmaker, Marble Slab Creamery, and Round Table Pizza has hired Jon Gordon as its new Vice President of Creative Services.
Gordon is an award-winning Executive Creative Director with 20 years of agency and in-house experience. Before joining GFG Gordon served as Senior Vice President, Executive Creative Director at FOCUS Brands. In this role he led the company’s in-house agency team that supported Moe's Southwest Grill, Schlotzsky's, McAlister's Deli, Carvel, Cinnabon, and Jamba. He also served as a Senior Art Director at J Walter Thompson in Atlanta and an Art Director at Solomon Says.
GFG’s hiring of Gordon follows an organizational restructuring in an attempt to prime the business for future acquisitions and growth.
In a press release, Global Franchise Group CEO Paul Damico, said, “Global Franchise Group is mission focused and the talent and commitment of our team is at an all-time high. We are building a shared service platform that will enable us to best champion our current and future brands. Our leadership team has the industry experience and know-how to get us there."