Doug Schadle

Doug Schadle

Chief Executive Officer & Co-founder

Doug has been in franchisor development and sales for more than 20 years. Having co-founded Rhino7 in 1999, he has an extensive background in:

  • Franchise brand infrastructure and development systems
  • Franchise consultant/broker lead development and cultivation
  • Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) assistance
  • Franchisor operational systems for franchisees
  • Franchisor growth strategies and territory development
  • Franchise sales systems and management
  • Creating franchisor brand growth

Doug graduated from Western Carolina University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering with a concentration in marketing. He grew up in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and now resides in Cary, North Carolina. He is married to Kris Schadle and has two children, Joe and Alexandra (Alex).

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