The iFranchise Group, the nation's leading franchise consulting firm, announced today that the former president & CEO of Denny's, Nelson J. Marchioli, has joined the firm in a senior consultant role.  

"We're extremely pleased to have Nelson on our team," says Mark Siebert, CEO of the iFranchise Group.  "His background will be invaluable to guiding our larger foodservice clients in the world of franchising."  

Marchioli's experience in the foodservice industry includes various executive level positions with Denny's and other powerhouse brands such as Red Lobster, Brueggers' Bagel Bakeries, El Pollo Loco and Burger King.

"I am very excited about this opportunity," Marchioli says. "The iFranchise Group has established a solid reputation in the franchising community as experts in their field.  I am proud to be a part of this group, and look forward to working with restaurant franchisors as they look to start up or revitalize their programs."

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