Days to Show

March 19 - 22, 2018
Exhibits Open: March 20 - 22, 2018
Las Vegas Convention Center

Should You Franchise?

Workshop 16 (Fee $250)

Franchising for Independents and Small Chains
With George Hadjis
Wednesday, 10 am – 12 pm

The founder and CEO of Oggi’s Pizza & Brewing Co., George Hadjis, opened his first store in 1991 in Del Mar, Calif., and through franchising has grown the company to 17 locations. He also for years taught a course in franchise management at San Diego State University. George will discuss the topic from both the franchisor and franchisee perspective, and give you tools for assessing how well this business model might work for your operation.
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George Hadjis

George Hadjis

George Hadjis is the founder and CEO of Oggi’s Pizza & Brewing, which originated in 1991 and through franchising has grown to 17 locations in Southern California and Arizona. Oggi’s also operates an in-house microbrewery that produces beers for all its restaurants and for outside sales. George holds an MBA and taught a course for five years on franchise management at San Diego State University.

Register for Pizza Expo and this workshop.