Michael Belmonte has been closely connected to the hospitality industry his entire life through the influence of his father, Steve Belmonte. As a young child attending conferences to a young adult working by Steve’s side in the business of hotel management as well as franchise negotiations. Michael attended Cabrini College in Radnor, Pennsylvania where he majored in Business Administration. During that time Michael volunteered as a local firefighter and took on an internship launching his own business. Michael has worked very closely with Steve Belmonte on various areas of franchise development and franchise sales. Before taking over as President in 2012, Michael had been training with Steve on day-to-day franchise negotiations. Along with his father, Michael is a fair franchising advocate.