Ryan Patel is a global business executive who has worked for companies ranging from startups to publicly traded. He is experienced in building and growing brands domestically and internationally encompassing various industries including retail and food & beverage for corporate and franchise organizations. Patel is a leading business expert, cited in LA Business Journal, WWD, The Hindu, and Franchise World, among many others. He most recently served as the Vice President of Global Development for Pinkberry. Prior to Pinkberry, he worked for Wet Seal Retail, Inc (Arden B, WS), Jamba Juice, BJ’s Restaurants, Inc and Panda Express.