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Stacey Hansson

SVP | Ricky’s Family-Style Restaurants

Stacey Hansson has been an integral part of Ricky’s Family-Style Restaurants executive management team for over 13 years. In her current role of Senior Vice-Present she is responsible for the restaurant operations of 85 (and growing) restaurants including 19 hotel locations. With her over 36 years of restaurant experience, Stacey is continually raising the bar on brand standards through ensuring franchisee compliance, improvement of systems, constant innovation of menu management and training programs, and facilitating business reviews to keep franchisees financially healthy.

Stacey’s expertise extends to franchise development of new restaurants throughout Canada, with a focus on the key audience of hotel groups. She is dedicated to working with hoteliers to provide a customized offering that works for their business, from design and construction to menu development to marketing programs. All while building the Ricky’s brand through maintaining and improving franchise relations and managing a team of passionate, motivated Franchise District Managers.

About Ricky’s Family-Style Restaurants

Ricky’s began as a pancake restaurant in British Columbia in 1960. Since the late 1970s, it has evolved into a successful restaurant franchise known for its big breakfasts, large portions and extensive menu. Ricky’s All Day Grill is part of the Ricky’s Group of Family-style Restaurants, that includes Ricky’s All Day Grill, Ricky’s Country Restaurant and Ricky’s Cafe. Ricky’s is headquartered in Burnaby, BC. Frank Di Benedetto is the CEO/Owner of FDF Brandz, which includes Ricky’s Group of Family-style Restaurants and Fatburger Canada. The company is actively seeking new franchisees across Canada.