Michael A. Meoli
Leadership Delaware - Speakers
Michael A. Meoli - 2015, 2014, 2013
Chairman and CEO - The Meoli Companies
started honing his
business skills early - essentially growing up within the McDonald's franchise system.
grew up working in the restaurants his
family owned which helped him to develop strong business operations and financial management skills.
After graduating from Shepherd University with a degree in Hotel/ Restaurant management, Mike spent a brief time working in the hotel business in downtown Baltimore.
returned to working in his
family's Maryland-based McDonalds business full-time in 1987 and re-located to Delaware in 1991 to build his
own McDonald's portfolio.
As a second-generation Owner/Operator, Mr. Meoli has spent nearly his entire life within the McDonald's system.
Growing up in the family-owned restaurant business helped him develop strong skills in financial management and operational excellence.
restaurants are consistently recognized for their outstanding achievements in customer satisfaction, superb operations and great people development.
In 2012, Mr. Meoli
was honored with McDonald's Corporations
most prestigious Owner/Operator award - the Golden Arch Award - which is given to the top 1% of Owner/Operators worldwide for demonstrating superior customer service, leadership in the community, and whose actions build trust in the brand.
Mr. Meoli is very active in his community, serving on the board of directors for the Rehoboth Beach-Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce and on the Sussex County Advisory Board for WSFS bank.
He is a past president of the Rehoboth Beach-Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce as well as a former Chairman of the Board for the Sussex Family YMCA.
also serves as Vice President of The Dresher Foundation
, a family foundation established by his
grandfather in 1988.
business field, Mr. Meoli
has served his
fellow McDonald's Owner/Operators in numerous local, regional and national leadership positions.
He currently serves on the McDonald's System Economics Team which advocates the financial and economic policies for McDonald's Owner/Operators in the USA.