Education Sessions Schedule

The Restaurant Formula

As a professional speaker and author, Gerry helps companies grow using strategies from billion dollar brands. He has created a simple process that helps companies attract their ideal customers, regardless of their budget. Join him to see how The Restaurant Formula can help you and your business!


Sunday, July 9, 2017


12:30pm - 1:30pm


Education Idea Center


Gerry O'Brion, What Big Brands Know


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Gerry O'Brion

Gerry O’Brion is a marketing speaker and author who translates big brand strategies into knowledge that any business can use to win in the marketplace. Gerry’s presentations drive growth with companies of all sizes from small businesses to billion dollar brands. He built his career growing big brands and distills that experience into creating strategies and real ideas that are actionable immediately.

After earning his MBA at the University of Michigan, he worked with Procter & Gamble on brands such as Crisco, Tide, Mr. Clean and Spic & Span. Next, at Coors Brewing Company, he managed Coors Light, a $2 billion business. He was then VP of Marketing for the $1.5 billion Quiznos restaurant chain. Gerry was most recently VP of Marketing for Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, a $1 billon brand.