Dave Schaefers – Chief Development Officer
As the Chief Development Officer for Driven Brands, Inc., Dave is a well-established professional that is responsible for all franchise brands owned by Driven Brands including Meineke, Maaco, Econo Lube N’ Tune, CARSTAR North America, Drive N Style, Pro Oil Change, and Merlin.
Prior to his position as CDO, Dave was the Senior VP of Franchise Development for Meineke Car Care Centers. Mr. Schaefers also worked his way up through the ranks of the Econo Lube N’ Tune, Inc. Some of his roles at this company included President, Director of Franchisee Relations, and Vice President of Franchise Development. This has allowed him to gain a considerable amount of knowledge about the world of franchising.
Dave Schaefers also used to own and operate his own franchise locations and has firsthand experience with the maintaining of your own company. He understands what it is to be a franchisee because he was one.
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