Joe, with his wife, Theresa, opened the very first Joey’s Seafood Restaurant in 1985; their first foray into the seafood restaurant business. Always the visionary, Joe is a charismatic leader who consistently develops new strategies to grow and expand the Joey’s franchise business, which led to the development of our latest concept, Joey's Urban. Today, with more than 35 years of experience, and over 60 Joey’s locations in Canada, Joe remains very “hands-on“ in overseeing the company. Joe also believes strongly in giving back to the community in which he achieved success. His philanthropic endeavors go far beyond Joey’s.
Andy has more than 35 years experience in the restaurant industry, 20 of which have been with Joey’s. He joined Joey’s after national and international experience with a major multinational restaurant chain. Andy has a B.A. (Hons) in Psychology from Queen’s University. Starting as a Regional Manager he helped grow the company from 32 restaurants to more than 69. As Senior VP, Andy oversees all day to day functioning of the Franchise company.
Before joining the Joey’s team in the corporate Joey's restaurant in 1996, Todd managed a range of businesses from nightclubs to casual and upscale restaurants in Calgary, AB. Todd’s 30+ years experience in the restaurant industry and his 15 years of operations experience facilitates his current position of VP of Operations. Todd is directly responsible for overseeing strategic development of all Joey's Urban locations. Todd also develops operational tools and systems including oversight of menu development, tracking and all web based strategy.
Rob has over 25 years experience in the restaurant industry. Starting at an early age as a dishwasher and busboy in his families’ restaurant in Vancouver, Rob has worked his way through the ranks in the industry. Rob managed several prominent restaurants in Vancouver, BC and Calgary, AB before coming to Joey’s Only Franchising. Rob holds a Diploma in Business Finance and Investment Management from Langara College in Vancouver, BC. Rob first joined the Joey’s team as a Special Projects Coordinator and later as a Regional Manager. Rob now oversees Franchise Development, Real Estate, Construction, and Concept Development. On a daily basis he works with potential franchise partners and manages the behind the scenes construction for all renovations and new development, and is responsible for lease asset management.