#getfried Team

Chris Covelli, Founder & CEO

Chris has ten years of business development and entrepreneurial experience. He leads and oversees  all day-to-day aspects of #getfried franchise and corporate operations.
Garrett Green, Co-Founder

Garrett has 13 years leadership experience within the consumer venture space. Oversees the company’s brand integrity, intellectual property, operations, legal, marketing, and financial strategy.
Dave Taylor, VP of Operations

Over 40 years of  quick-service experience with major brands such as Wendy’s and Salsarita’s. Dave oversees all day-to-day corporate operations, as well as new store openings and corporate training.
Brad Fishman, President Fishman PR

Franchising and public relations international speaker & expert. More than 20 years helping franchise clients develop successful lead generation campaigns through strategic public relations campaigns.
Craig Christopher, Master Franchisee of Texas

Twenty years of hospitality, legal, consumer and creative marketing talent as a former Subway Franchisee.
Andy Klie, President Franchise Development Group

Over 20 years experience in franchising including operations, real estate, financing, Area Development and franchise sales. He has helped award over 200 franchises for both emerging and established franchise concepts.
Wilmer Gracia, CEO FG Restaurant and Hospitality Consulting Group

Wilmer Gracia is a franchise industry veteran with over thirty years of restaurant experience. Wilmer began his career with McDonalds, where he worked the line in one of their stores. Through his work ethic, product knowledge and passion for the business, Wilmer rose all the way to Director of Operations in the Mcdonalds Florida Region. After that, Wilmer became COO of CiCi’s Pizza’s largest franchisee group. Wilmer was hired to provide Get Fried Franchise Group with operational support, specifically focusing on store performance and profitability.