We are meeting with Bruce Lane, Vice President of Operations and Franchise Services at Quaker Steak and Lube. As one of the most brand-differentiated restaurants in fun family casual, Quaker Steak & Lube® has been a successful concept for over 40 years. The unique, motorsports-themed décor – including vintage gas station memorabilia, classic cars, motorcycles, and race cars suspended from the ceilings – crave-able food, and high-octane events, have created a cult-like fan following for Quaker Steak & Lube®, often affectionately called The Lube®.
Bruce is a serial entrepreneur. Bruce Lane who has worked with and owned franchises with companies such as McDonald's, Waffle House, Checkers Drive-In and more. Bruce will discuss how working with a large array of different franchise brands, as both a franchise owner and on the corporate level, has provided him with vast knowledge of the franchise space and has prepared him for his current role as the Vice President of Operations and Franchise Services at Quaker Steak and Lube. In Part Two, we play a clip from our popular Great Quotes in Franchising podcast.