Allied Partner Directory

Produce Alliance

Alison Blake
Director of Events

In 1996, we pioneered representing our customers to the premier grower/shipper community, providing access to the highest quality fresh produce under contracts which assured supply while managing cost and risk. Today, we specialize in providing fresh produce procurement and distribution services to food service clients across North America, the Caribbean and beyond. We manage an alliance of 50+ independently-owned specialty distributors of fresh products, with combined produce sales of over $4 billion annually. They are carefully selected using the most rigorous qualification criteria. Each commits to full compliance with our audited distribution, purchasing, and category management programs designed for client success.

One More Time

Alex Alvarez
Sr. Account Manager

Used cooking oil service.

Always Food Safe

Adam Eastwood
Director of Marketing and Sales

Always Food Safe is an ANSI accredited, specialist web-based e-learning provider for the food service sectors. We offer Food Protection Manager, Food Handler and Allergen Awareness certification training courses. We pioneered the use of fully video-based online training systems, to provide the learner with a far more interactive and enjoyable learning experience. Uniquely, our courses are filmed in catering kitchens and provide curriculum-based learning linked to “real life” situations. This means that our course is 100% online and can be completed around your lifestyle.


Kelly Terry-Lloyd
Senior National Sales Executive






Grant Goniwich
JIB Brand Manager

Paycor's All-In-One HR Solution Streamlines Every Aspect Of Your Organization. See How Paycor Fits Your Business. Take a Guided Tour Today! All-In-One Platform. Cloud-Based Solution. Easy-to-Run Payroll. HR Support. Tax Services. We have a dedicated team for Jack in the Box team, so see how we can help you transform your business.

Farmers Insurance

Bradley Hume

Providing Business and Personal Insurance for the Franchisee community

HME | Hospitality & Specialty Communications

Paul Kooser
Corporate Accounts Group Manager

HME was the first to develop the wireless drive-thru headset system for the QSR industry nearly 40 years ago. Our patented Wideband technology revolutionized the industry yet again with the first high definition drive-thru communications system. Today, HME drive-thru optimization systems lead the industry with innovative game-based crew engagement. Every day, quick service restaurants in over 140 countries fulfill more than 30 million orders using our systems. HME offers a wide range of quality solutions for drive-thru, in-store, and retail operations backed by full services and support.

Tree Top

Brian Starsiak
National Account Manager

Tree Top is a grower owned COOP with 100% USA products which provide fruit solutions to the Food Service industry since 1961. Awesome products for Kids meals.

Restaurant Technologies

Carlos Benavides
National Account Manager

S&D Coffee & Tea

Chad Bowman
Sr. Director National Account Sales

S&D Coffee & Tea partners with more than 110,000 customers, delivering beverage solutions to some of the world’s best-known foodservice operators. With nearly 100 years of history, we are now driving the beverage menu of the future. As a subsidiary of Cott Corporation, we have our sights boldly set on becoming the world’s leading beverage innovator, dedicated to a sustainable portfolio of coffee, tea and botanical ingredients. To discover your next beverage solution, visit

Powers-Leavitt Insurance Agency Inc

Charlene Powers

Insurance solutions catered to Jack in the Box Restaurants. We specialize in developing insurance solutions for restaurant franchisees. We understand your business inside and out and will ensure your restaurant has the proper coverages at competitive prices.

Henny Penny Corporation

Paul Prassa
Strategic Accounts Manager

Henny Penny designs, develops, and manufactures premium foodservice equipment known for ease of use and low operating costs. We’ve proudly served the world’s most demanding kitchens for over 60 years. Our products and complete start-up, service, training and technical support are available through our global distribution network. Learn more @

CM Systems LLC

Marie Courtney
Dir. Digital Marketing

Through a combination of wireless temperature sensors, mobile technologies, and easy-to-use tools built for the modern kitchen, ComplianceMate gives you total control over food safety and compliance at your food service establishment. With real-time access to temperature data, you can quickly identify operational deficiencies and prevent food safety mishaps before they occur. You can also make evidence-based decisions about kitchen processes and staff training.

DAR PRO Solutions

Nick Borrelli
Director of Sales

DAR PRO Solutions specializes in helping the food service industry streamline operations by providing world-class storage and recycling of used cooking oil as well as professional grease trap services. Every DAR PRO system offers a simple and safe way to collect used cooking oil. Our equipment line-up includes automated, fully enclosed tanks that can be operated hands-free.


Dean Flory
Business Development Manager

Cleaning and sanitation chemicals and tools.

Delphi Display Systems, Inc.

David Skinner
Senior Vice President

Delphi Display Systems provides visual engagement and business optimization technology solutions. Each of which is designed to help our clients engage their customers with dynamic digital signage while utilizing actionable business intelligence to optimize their operations. Our Best-in-class and industry leading Order Conformation System the Endura® 15X – 15” Slim LCD Display, combines performance, long lifespan and superior durability. This system Improves order accuracy, speed-of-service, and overall customer satisfaction. Delphi has solutions installed in more than 35,000 locations in 70 countries worldwide. For more information visit

Squadle, Inc

Derek Stangle
VP, Marketing

Squadle is a workflow automation company committed to delivering a flexible, user-friendly platform which enables multi-unit operators, convenience stores, and retailers to simplify complex operations and streamline food safety. By combining its proprietary digital checklists, patented sensor automation, and machine vision technology with its customer first approach, Squadle delivers intuitive, out-of-the-box ready products. Squadle Checklists™ has stored more than one billion records and completed tasks, while the ZeroTouch™ technology has measured over 40,000,000 bluetooth temperatures. Squadle’s customers operate tens of thousands of locations worldwide and include the largest and most respected brands in their industries.

Dinenamics, Inc

Kishore Kethineni
Founder & CEO

Digital Menu Boards Digital Orders - Voice, Mobile, Web, Self Service Kiosks Virtual Kitchens Delivery Platform

Gycor International

David Rogers

Manufacturer of oil filtration products including our revolutionary Filter Powder Pads. Our filter pads are filter paper impregnated with our custom filter powder for maximizing oil frylife and quality. We also produce standard filter paper and other filtration products.

Compsure Insurance Solutions

Eddie Del Canto

Compsure makes the best workers compensation brokers in your industry compete to deliver the lowest net rates and best services available, all at no cost to you. We do all the work, you make all the decisions.

Comcast Business

Jacob Abbott
Enterprise Solutions Account Executive

Powered by the nation’s largest Gig-speed network, Comcast Business delivers technology solutions that enhance and transform the customer and employee experience. From fast, reliable Internet connectivity, to voice, video, and custom managed solutions, Comcast Business invests in smart technologies and advanced applications that enable businesses to do what you never imagined, at speeds you never thought possible. With more than 10,000 employees dedicated to serving organizations across multiple industries, Comcast Business is part of Comcast, a Fortune 50 media and technology leader.

East West Building Solutions, Inc.

Jocelyn Cruz

East West Building Solutions is a women-owned, full-service contractor that excels in multi-family housing rehabilitation, commercial building improvements, value engineering, and strong relationships with contractors and suppliers. East West approaches every project intending to deliver the most value for the customer.

First Horizon Bank, Restaurant Finance

Thomas Hung
Managing Director & Group Head

First Horizon Bank, Restaurant Finance (formerly First Tennessee) is a national lender committed to restaurant operators across the industry, whether franchisee, franchisor or chain. Together, we enable your growth and financial success by providing flexible access to capital, customized solutions, and best-in-class customer service; all while understanding and helping you navigate this ever-changing operating environment.

InterMetro Industries

Gerry Kenlon
Director of Global Strategic Accounts

Metro is the industry leader in material handling, storage and transport products. From polymer and wire shelving to adjustable workstations, carts and heating cabinets, Metro has a full line of products for the Food Service industry. Utilizing our proprietary ESP (Enhanced Space Productivity) process, Metro designs application-based solutions specifically for your unique business model, driving increased profitability and efficiencies. Metro puts your Space to Work.

RPA Insurance Services, LLC, A Gallagher Company

Dean Carras
Area President

Insurance / Risk Management

HIS Tax Incentive Services, Inc.

Paul Rah

HIS provides Federal and State levels of all hiring tax incentive programs, especially specializes in WOTC program for franchise owners to save income taxes.

IOA Insurance Services

Howard Massey
Managing Director and Vice President

IOA is a $1.8 Billion Agency with over 65 locations nationwide. We write over 3,400 restaurants of which over 750 are JIB's. We write all lines of coverages Workers Comp, Property/Liability/Auto/ Umbrellas, EPLI, Food Borne Ill, Health Benefits etc.Incredible Safety Programs that really work.

Hawaiian Paradise Coffee

Marilyn Kiriakos-Askari
Vice President of Sales

Roasted Coffee, Coffee Drink Machines, instant drink product options


Jason Benchetrit
Growth Manager

MeazureUp helps multi-unit businesses ensure compliance, consistency and accountability with a digital checklist app.

Revenue Management Solutions, LLC (RMS)

Jeff Albers
Sr. Consultant

Using our patented data analysis and tech-enabled services, we optimize pricing, menu design, marketing and financial reporting to always deliver a profit gain. Our trusted advisors partner with the world’s most successful hospitality brands and upcoming concepts in more than 40 countries. We currently count more than 100,000 restaurants as clients. Increasing margins for food service and hospitality companies for 25 years.

Wayne Farms

Jim Eidman
Senior Director Sales, National Accounts

Let's talk Chicken...Wayne Farms is the 7th largest vertically integrated poultry processing company in the United States, generating approx. $2.2 Billion in annual sales. (= 6% market share) We have 11 processing facilities supporting over 10,000 team members, which are serviced by 2,500 family farmers. Our vision is: To be the amazing poultry company, recognized as the partner of choice by our customers, coworkers, farmers and communities. Together We Make Chicken Amazing!

Parts Town

Kenna Murison
Sr. Director of Sales

Parts Town is the leading global distributor of genuine OEM (original equipment manufacturer) foodservice equipment parts. When there’s a hiccup in any kitchen, Parts Town is ready to jump in and help with the most in-stock parts on the planet, innovative technology, and an unmatched customer experience. Our 360-degree imaging technology, PartSPIN®, valuable interactive technical diagrams, convenient Smart Manuals, and the industry’s leading mobile app allow customers to easily and conveniently find and view equipment manuals and parts in the field, where that info is needed most. These innovations, paired with same day shipping and extended hours of operation, ensure the correct part is ordered and delivered every time. Partnering with the leading manufacturers in the foodservice industry, Parts Town improves the supply chain, increases sales of genuine OEM parts, and keeps every customer’s business running like clockwork. Visit to shop today!

Lamb Weston

Maria Staal
National Accounts - Global Business Unit

We have passion for all things potato!

Tiger Natural Gas, Inc.

James Isenhour James Isenhour
Vice President

Tiger Natural Gas, Inc. is in the business of providing unique, cost-effective solutions in every area of natural gas supply. Our experienced professionals use today’s most sophisticated information-gathering tools to asses the market. This knowledge combined with a diversified supply base and strategically placed distribution points, enables us to react quickly and adapt to changes in the marketplace. This, in turn, allows us to provide a truly cost-effective commodity to a vast array of clients in commercial, retail and industrial businesses like yours.

Daily's Premium Meats

John Garlinghouse
Director of National Accounts

Daily's is the primary supplier of Pre-cooked Bacon in the West !!

Jolt Software

Mark Mirkovich
Director of Sales, West

Jolt seamlessly replaces paper processes aimed to improve daily operations and food safety compliance. Highlighted by features like digital checklists, automated temperature recording, and real-time reporting, Jolt delivers individual employee accountability, visibility into store performance, and accurate food safety records. Over 17,000 customers across 50+ countries have leveraged Jolt to complete more than 2 Billion tasks.

HK International

Jordan Taylor
Account Executive

H+K International is a leading supplier of stainless steel kitchen equipment to the food service industry.

Rich Products

Jeannil Taberdo
Culinary Manager

Foodservice Division

Miltek USA

Kim Vandbaek

In-kitchen health code approved Compactors and Balers reducing waste costs and time spent taking waste out

Toaster Connection

Lydia Kohout
V-P Marketing

Toaster Connection sells replacement release sheets for toasters and grills. We have been in the business since 1986.

York National Accounts

Lisa Kuhns
Sales Manager

As your preferred HVAC partner for all of your restaurant’s needs, YORK® National Accounts ensures your project is achieving your technological and economic objectives. We have the expertise, resources, and logistics to meet your needs by focusing on price, availability, quality, and quick turnaround on replacements. No project is too small or too large. That’s why national leaders in numerous industries rely on us for a wide range of HVAC products and services. As part of Johnson Controls, we are able to offer an outstanding combination of equipment, controls, and services spanning over 125 countries worldwide. Building your YORK® unit in America ensures we can closely monitor and improve processes that directly affect quality. Exceeding customer expectations requires continual advances and focused attention to detail. It takes people of integrity from right here in the heart of America.


Russell Strickland
VP, Strategic Accounts

Loomis is the industry’s leading provider of cash handling and cash optimization systems. Using cutting-edge technology and unmatched service and expertise, we offer retail and restaurant businesses the most comprehensive suite of solutions available. Our integrated approach streamlines cash handling at every step of the process, from pickup to final deposit, and is specially designed to cut costs, improve efficiency, and boost profitability, while also ensuring that customers, employees, and your cash are always protected.

Global Net Commerce Inc (GNCI)

Michael Goraleski

We provide wireless internet failover capability. If their stores internet goes down all point of sale transactions can continue without interruption. It can also support other types of equipment such as security cameras etc...


Nicole Bartruff
Director of Sales, Corporate Accounts

FoodHandler provides a full line of products designed to keep your business protected. From Disposable Gloves and Apparel to Food Storage and Cooking Bags, our solutions help to maximize efficiencies in a wide range of industries, enabling our customers to operate at peak productivity and remain safe - day in and day out.

CTI Foods

Hannah Denton
Business Development Manager

We are a customer food manufacture, specializing in soups, sauces and proteins.


Marc Pieroni

Reducing administrative burdens by providing insurance, payroll, HR and technology to restaurant owners since 1995.

Mahoney Environmental

Mary Taylor
National Account Manager

Mahoney Environmental – the Leader in Used Cooking Oil Recycling for over 68 years – is dedicated to you, your restaurants, and the environment. Mahoney offers the industry’s best Automated Oil Disposal equipment, to create a cleaner, safer environment for employees. We then convert the waste oil products into raw materials to manufacture Renewable Products that can replace fossil fuels. Our goal is to create a Healthier Planet for future generations.

Intrepid Direct Insurance

Laura Bradley
Restaurant Solutions Manager

Every day, Intrepid Direct Insurance helps franchise owners save up to 20% on their business insurance premiums. Our direct model means franchisees work with us, the insurance provider, versus an agent or a broker. The result? A streamlined experience. Faster quotes, easier applications, a smoother claims process, and lower prices. As the only direct provider of property and casualty insurance specializing in the franchise industry, we offer the coverage Jack In The Box franchisees need, and the coverage your brand requires, at a fraction of the price and hassle. Go Direct and see how much you can save. Starting a quote takes less than 15 minutes. Learn more about our coverage at

Pinnacle Commercial Capital

Bill Wildman

Now, more than ever, experience matters. Pinnacle Commercial Capital's Executive Team has more than 30 years of experience each, and they are continuing to get deals done for multi-unit franchisees. As the restaurant industry continues to shift, we are helping owners secure financing from conventional to SBA loans. Put our deep knowledge and national presence to work for you!

ProCASp ADA Consultants

Craig Lobnow

ProCASp ADA Consultants provide complete ADA inspections for your restaurant to help protect you from ADA related lawsuits. We work with businesses of all sizes throughout the United States. Our clients range from the sole proprietor retail store to a 180 store shopping center, plus restaurants, hotels, apartment complexes, commercial buildings, and private schools. We are nationally certified Accessibility Inspectors/Plans Examiners by the International Code Council, and Certified Access Specialists (CASp) by the State of California. We are prepared to help businesses of every size evaluate their ADA compliance. Helping to protect businesses from ADA lawsuits with Intelligent Accessibility Solutions.

Bank of Hope

Robert Leon
SVP & Sr. Relationship Manager

Bank of Hope is an national institution having $20 billion in assets, and is a 'super regional' bank originally formed to serve the Asian American community, and is headquartered in Los Angeles. Under our franchise lending program, we will look to make loans from $3M to $20M or more, floating and fixed rates for acquisitions, refinances, cash-out, remodels, and other business purposes.


Jim Courtright
Vice President, Global Accounts

Scotsman. As the world’s largest manufacturer of ice systems with over 300 models of ice machines, bins and dispensers, Scotsman offers the most ice-making choices and is dedicated to developing the next-generation technologies that make ice production more convenient, efficient and reliable.

LSI Industries

Sandi Halo
National Account Manager

Digital Menuboard Solutions / Printed Graphics / Lighting LSI is one of America’s leading providers of digital signage solutions, video walls and kiosks for quick serve restaurants. Our digital solutions help customers bolster their reputations, drive profitable sales, save money and much more


Scott Absher

ShiftPixy is a tech-driven workforce engagement platform, focused primarily in the restaurant space, that manages employee acquisition, benefits, payroll and other resources for businesses. Serving as the employer to an organization’s workforce, ShiftPixy enables restaurants to enjoy the flexibility and convenience of the gig economy while keeping operations in-house to deliver the brand-intended experience. Because the workers are employees of ShiftPixy, the restaurant operators don’t need to concern themselves with employment-related requirements, such as scheduling or remaining compliant with ACA employee mandates, and the workforce is able to maintain flexibility and receive employee-related protections.


Kelsey Brown
Event / Marketing Generalist

Solink is trusted by leading global retail, restaurant hospitality, and financial brands to help them manage loss prevention, optimize business operations and ensure policies and standards are being met. Our cloud video surveillance system marries video monitoring and POS systems to deliver instant insight into your daily operations.

Spellbound Development Group, Inc

Christopher Terry
Business Development Manager

Spellbound is a global team of pioneering product creators unafraid to invest in our clients’ futures. We harness industrial-strength imagination, blending art and science to conquer a diverse range of business challenges. Our unique methodology—the Power of Many Minds® (POMM®)—delivers transformative solutions and positive impact to our clients, their employees and customers, and entire industries. We are passionately driven to improve lives by leveraging the power of imagination, creativity and diverse perspectives.


Zach Matook
Director of Marketing

Sprockets helps owners and operators improve employee retention by finding the common thread between top-performing employees and incoming applicants. Their AI-powered platform reveals what makes your best workers successful and identifies which potential hires possess the same attributes, empowering you to consistently hire the ideal applicants. Customers see a 43% improvement in employee retention, on average, with Sprockets!

Freund Baking Co.

Steven Freund

Freund Baking Co. is a sixth generation family owned and managed baking company. We bake and distribute fresh hamburger buns. Freund Baking also has extensive frozen product capabilities. Freund Baking is proud to be celebrating over 18 years of partnership with Jack in the Box and the National Jack in the Box Franchise Association. We have been honored as a multiple year Bakery of the Year Award Recipient (as recently in 2019-2020).


Danielle Greak
Senior Director, Strategic Accounts

Since 2013, Jack in the Box has partnered with the leading social recruiting and talent management system, talentReef. This Allied Partnership helps our franchisees drive applicant flow and provides automation and efficiency to how you find, hire and retain top talent at your restaurants. Specifically built for the decentralized hourly workforce, more than 100,000 businesses use talentReef to streamline how they find, hire, train, and manage their most valuable asset—talent. The Company's mobile-optimized HR platform (Recruitment Marketing, Applicant Tracking System, Onboarding, Training & Development, Employee Engagement & Retention) is transforming the way Jack in the Box franchisees are connecting with top talent. Want to learn more?

Tapcheck Inc.

Jason Field
Strategic Partner Director

Tapcheck’s on-demand paycheck benefit allows employees access to their earnings at no cost to businesses. Employees enjoy greater flexibility and financial peace of mind, while employers leverage a no-risk benefit that increases productivity, retention, and engagement. Give your team the benefit that they want.

Truist Financial Corporation

Ben Cornwell
Vice President

Truist Financial Corporation (NYSE: TFC) is a purpose-driven company dedicated to building a better future for its clients, teammates and communities. With 275 years of combined BB&T and SunTrust history, Truist is one of the nation’s largest financial services holding companies offering a wide range of services including retail, small business and commercial banking; asset management; capital markets; commercial real estate; corporate and institutional banking; insurance; mortgage; payments; specialized lending and wealth management. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, Truist serves approximately 12 million households with leading market share in many high-growth markets in the country. Truist works with many Franchisees, both on a national and individual basis. Our expertise in franchise lending as a whole has helped with the growth of many small, medium and large scale operators. Learn more at


Bill Speck
Western Region Manager

Commercial Scotch-Brite Griddle and Cleaning Products including new Scotch-Brite HEX Technology and Kitchen Cleaning & Degreaser wipes with Scotchgard Technology


Mac Jones
Account Manager

Workstream ( is a text recruiting and hiring tool for local businesses, especially quick service restaurants. We help you to hire faster with texting / SMS, cutting in half the time to engage, hire and onboard hourly workers, saving you over 10s of hours every week and hiring the right talent faster. We have helped business owners and operators from Jamba, Chick-fil-A, McDonald's, Dunkin', Applebee's, Auntie Anne's, Cinnabon and more to increase efficiency by over 150%, increasing their bottom line and creating significant cost savings. We do this by engaging hourly candidates with texting, posting to over 100+ job sites like Indeed, Craigslist, ZipRecruiter, scheduling efficiently via mobile workflows, and seamless onboarding via online signing and more via text. We are a team from MIT, Google, Yelp, Stanford, Cornell, and backed by investors including Peter Thiel's Founders Fund, Charles River Ventures, CEO Zoom, Jay Z, CEO DoorDash, Joe Montana, James Harden, COO Yelp, CEO Logitech, Chairman Louis Vuitton (LVMH), Chairman JetBlue, Peterson Ventures, GGV Capital, CEO Intercom, and more.


Crystal Canavan
Brand Executive

Xenial™, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Global Payments (NYSE: GPN), A Fortune 500 company, is a leading complete technology solutions platform for the Quick Service Restaurant (QSR), and Fast Casual industries. With over 30 years of experience, Xenial has a direct presence in 62 countries, serving 51,000 locations and another 110,000 cloud merchants, including 20 of the top 50 QSR brands in the US. Created for ease of use and cost savings by relying on modern, cloud-first technology and user experience best practices, Xenial solutions equip hospitality providers with the next-gen software, technology, and services they need to power the future of commerce, today.