Maybe you’ve seen him on CNN, NBC, ABC, the Travel Channel or the Food Network. Maybe you’ve read his insights on strengthening Leadership, Performance and Profitability in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today, Fast Company and Nation’s Restaurant News. Over 750,000 leaders, executives and franchisees worldwide have read his newsletters, books, or columns, used his apps and seen his videos, webinars, and live seminars.
Jim Sullivan, CEO and Founder of Sullivision.com, is a veteran of over 20 years in the hospitality and retail industries. He’s worked for and with companies as distinct as Walt Disney Company, Brinker International, and Starbucks. Not a “theorist”, Jim is well-known as a brand-builder, motivator, trend-spotter and problem-solver. He has built his reputation designing successful leadership, sales, marketing, and customer service programs for the Top 200 foodservice and retail chains and thousands of independent operators.
He’s the author of two books that have sold over 400,000 copies worldwide, including the best-seller MultiUnit Leadership: The 7 Stages of Building High-Performing Partnerships and Teams and Fundamentals: 9 Ways to Be Brilliant at the New Basics.
Jim is an award-winning restaurant operator, a visiting professor at Penn State University, Purdue, the University of Delaware, Cal Poly and the Culinary Institute of America. Sullivision.com has offices in Colorado, Wisconsin and London.