President & CEO, Gray Cat Enterprises
John Matthews is the Founder and President of Gray Cat Enterprises, Inc., a North Barrington, IL-based consulting company. Gray Cat specializes in consulting for multi-unit operations; consumer product marketing for companies launching products into the retail sector; and strategic project management. John has over 20 years of senior-level executive experience in the retail industry involving three dynamic multi-unit companies. His experience includes serving as President of Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches; Vice President of Marketing, Merchandising, Corporate Communications, Facilities and Real Estate for Clark Retail Enterprises/White Hen Pantry; and National Marketing Director at Little Caesar's Pizza! Pizza!