Neil Culbertson is the founder of Growth Partners, LLC a consulting firm providing outsourced Chief Marketing Officer services to restaurant companies. Culbertson has advised companies including Burger King, Quizno’s, Shakey’s USA, TGI Friday’s, Red Robin and others on a variety of strategic marketing issues.
Laurel Kennedy is the mastermind behind Blink OnDemand Crisis PR™, the world’s only crisis PR planning and response software. Kennedy has more than 25 years of marketing and communications experience, advising companies such as PepsiCo, Kentucky Fried Chicken, and Nestle.
Chief Executive’s most recent reading of CEO confidence in future business conditions slipped from 7 out of 10 in October to 6.9 in November. It was a new low for 2018 as business leaders begin to prepare for a possible downturn ahead.