Brandy Blackwell currently serves as Director of Off Premise Marketing for McAlister's Deli, an Atlanta based fast-casual restaurant chain with 419 units spanning 28 states.
Blackwell’s role oversees strategy of all off premise initiatives - Catering, takeout, third party delivery and all complementary channels and technologies that facilitate meal consumption outside of restaurants. Her role focuses on increasing accessibility, while maintaining the overall guest experience and journey through the purchasing cycle.
Leadership positions include serving as a member of Women’s Food Service Forum and the Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association’s Marketing Council. Previous positions held include - Event Chair for the Tijuana Flats Just In Queso Foundation, Board Member of The American Diabetes Association of Central Florida and The College Park Mainstreet District. She also served on Habitat for Humanity’s “25 Women Strong Executive Team” to raise money for the 2016 Home Project Build in Seminole County.
Prior to joining McAlister’s in early 2017, Brandy served as the Director of Marketing for Tijuana Flats Tex-Mex restaurants headquartered in Orlando, FL.
Blackwell is an avid cyclist and graduate from the University of Florida. Go Gators!
About McAlister’s Deli
Founded in 1989, McAlister’s® Deli is a fast casual restaurant chain known for our sandwiches, spuds, soups, salads, desserts and McAlister’s Famous Sweet Tea™. In addition to dine-in and take-out service, we also offer catering with a selection of sandwich trays, box lunches, desserts, a hot spud bar and more. With numerous industry accolades, the McAlister’s brand has over 400 restaurants in 28 states.