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Checkers & Rally’s Executives - Michael Blair & Scott Johnson


Jan 31, 2024

Checkers & Rally’s has recently announced the appointment of two new executives: Michael Blair (CFO) and Scott Johnson (CMO).   Mr. Blair comes to the role from Miller’s Ale House and Mr. Johnson from Jollibee where he was the head of marketing. Both will be focused on brand expansion, business growth, and guest engagement.

President and CEO of Checkers and Rally’s Frances Allen stated, “I am pleased to welcome Michael and Scott to the Checkers & Rally’s leadership team and am thrilled to gain their expertise and insight as we embark on an exciting chapter ahead for our brand. Michael brings deep financial expertise in the restaurant industry, which will be invaluable as we continue to execute our plans for our next phase of growth. Additionally, Scott’s proven expertise in the QSR space will be instrumental in taking the brand to the next level - focusing on engagement and innovation to best serve our guests.”

“Checkers & Rally’s is an iconic brand with a rich history, and I am proud to be joining the management team,” said Michael Blair, and added, “I look forward to working with our team to continue to grow strategically in new and existing markets as we capitalize on the growth opportunities ahead.”

Scott Johnson stated, “It is an honor to join such a well-loved national brand. I am looking forward to diving in with the team to further innovate our marketing strategy, while ensuring we stay true to the brand’s heritage of craveable food at an exceptional value. We have so much opportunity as a brand, and I am thrilled for all we have in the works and what’s to come to drive guest engagement and satisfaction.”

Based in Tamp, Fla, Checkers and Rally’s is an iconic brand that has consistently been ranked on Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500. Currently with 800 locations, they continue to expand across the country.  Checkers & Rally’s is a proven franchise model that is proudly recognized as a place where franchisees and their employees can work hard and create opportunities for themselves, their families, and their communities.