Bill Collins comes to Franworth with more than 35 years of experience in Real Estate and Construction. This includes eight years as Director of Real Estate with Little Caesar Enterprises, Inc. After several years of helping Franchisees throughout the country open the traditional “in-line” Little Caesar store, Bill introduced the brand’s Franchisees to new store concepts such as drive-thru sitdown restaurants and mall locations. Bill then led the international expansion of Little Caesar’s and its Franchisees by opening stores in Canada.
Bill then joined the team at Schostak Brothers and Company, Inc., a mall/shopping center developer and master franchisor of brands such as Applebee’s, Olga’s Kitchen, and Del Taco. While with Schostak Brothers, Bill was responsible for leasing more than 1 million sq. ft. of retail space. His centers had the highest occupancy rates of the entire Schostak portfolio.
Bill has also been the owner of several businesses, including a residential building company that he launched and grew to become the 43rd fastest growing privately held company in America, according to Inc. Magazine.