Shaun Shankel serves as the CEO of Fresh Technology, CEO of ToGo Technologies, and CTO of Fresh Hospitality.
With a unique blend of artistic soul and business acumen, Shaun started off his career in the music industry where he became a Grammy nominated, Dove Award winning songwriter, record producer and music publisher. He wrote and produced for some of the biggest selling artists in the pop, gospel and country music markets, selling over seven million albums and singles. Shaun had 12 #1 hits and song placements in over 18 film, television and commercial campaigns.
In 2012, Shaun set his sights on tackling new industries and partnered with three other successful entrepreneurs to launch ToGoTechnologies, a restaurant e-commerce platform focused on digital ordering and customer engagement. After becoming ToGo’s CEO, Shaun managed the company’s 100% plus year-over-year growth rate.
In 2017, Shaun was asked to be the CEO of ToGo’s parent company, Fresh Technology, the technology arm of Fresh Hospitality. Fresh Tech builds and manages proprietary technology tools and systems that process and control costs on over $350 million in annual food sales and serve over 13 million guests each year. Shaun revitalized the company with new products and focus and continues to help drive Fresh Hospitality's 20+ brands and 230+ locations to be some of the leading restaurant influencers in the industry. As CEO of Fresh Tech, Shaun performs the role of Chief Technology Officer for the Fresh family of brands including Taziki's Mediterranean Cafe, Martin's Bar-B-Que Joint ,and Taco Mac to name a few.