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Joleen Goronkin, President at People and Performance Strategies
Ian Vaughn, COO at Raising Canes
Kat Cole, President, Cinnabon
Kelli Valade, COO at Chili’s, Brinker International, Inc.

Wallace B. Doolin

Chairman & Founder

A restaurant operator in heart with multi unit retail experience from the manager to the Chairman of the Board, now reinventing myself into a business intelligence and technology expert for the industry I love.


Frequently described as:
thoughtful, decisive, warm, distant, fun, serious, patience, demanding, passionate, a mentor, data geek and on the phone

Thought my career would be:
Family doctor until my freshman year of chemistry

Favorite Jobs so far:
restaurant manager, VP of Concept Development and Acquisitions, EVP of International, CEO of global company, CEO of small company, Chairman of the NRAEF, Founding Chairman of the Dine Out , speaker, Dad, Grandfather, son and friend

Best Life Accomplishments So Far:
Married and in love with my best friend and partner in business and life. The father of 4 wonderful children, grandfather to 8 lovely grandchildren and godfather to 2 beautiful girls. A passionate service leader for Share Our Strength, endowed a scholarship (with my wife) for women + minorities through the NRAEF. Served our country as a captain in the Army. The opportunity to lead several organizations and impact people's lives through a commitment to their development as well as the business results. Traveled the world building a global brand that created jobs and opportunity for thousands of people.