Innovation Forum Speaker

Kendall Ware, CFE

Chief Operating Officer
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Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux

Kendall Ware, a dynamic force in the world of franchising and hospitality, brings over two decades of invaluable expertise to the table. Currently serving as the Chief Operating Officer of Walk-On's Sports Bistreaux, Kendall is not only a seasoned industry leader but also a sought-after keynote speaker.  

With an impressive track record that belies his age, Kendall has helmed six different franchise brands, showcasing his exceptional leadership abilities and keen business acumen. His journey to success saw him rise through the ranks, culminating in pivotal roles such as President of the iconic brand Cinnabon and CEO of Orange Leaf, all achieved before the age of 35.

 Kendall's unique perspective stems from his experience as both a franchisor and franchisee, providing him with invaluable insights into the intricacies of the franchising landscape. His visionary leadership has propelled Walk-On's to new heights, solidifying its position as a high-growth powerhouse in the industry.  

With his finger on the pulse of industry trends and a passion for strengthening the franchise relationship, Kendall Ware continues to help shape the future of franchising and hospitality.