Kelly Gray is a co-founder of Rapid Fired Pizza Franchising and partner in Hot Head Burritos Franchising. She was named one of Dayton’s 50 most influential women by Dayton Business Journal for the past 5 years.
Kelly is a 10 year+ CCIM (Certified Commercial Member of the Board of Realtors) Real Estate veteran with extensive experience in site selection, development, leasing and capital investments. She was the go-to agent for ten franchisors for nearly a decade who direct their franchisees to her to site stores in the Ohio Valley region.
Her national real estate network supports store development nationwide in concert with the franchise system Area Developers. Under her leadership, Hot Head Burritos and Rapid Fired Pizza corporate stores and franchisees transitioned to from traditional in-line, Subway style locations to high profile, prime retail end-cap and free standing formats.
Kelly is former Series 7 licensed Financial Securities Representative with a degree in Public Relations. She and her PR team have marshaled the brands to national rankings in the Top 100 QSR/Fast Casual Movers & Shakers and Future 50 brands to watch in 2019 and 2020..
Kelly has her Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations from Capital University, Columbus, OH.
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