Parade Enterprises

A Franchisee of Burger King Corporation

At Parade,

Guest is King

With the sucess of Hotels and Convenience Stores, CEO Bhavesh Patel set his sites on the second largest fast food chain in the world, Burger King. It all begain in 2004 when Parade Enterprises, LLC acquired 11 Burger King Restaurants in South New Jersey. Bhavesh brought on an experienced team that shared the same hunger for success. Within a couple of years, Parade started their expansion into North New Jersey and by 2010, Parade had more than doubled its size to 25 Burger King Restaurants. With 3 pillars for success: Commitment, Execution and Make the Difference, Parade nearly doubled in size, in 2013, to 45 Burger King Restaurants making them the largest Burger King Franchise in New Jersey. In 2017, Parade is growing again with the addition of 13 more restaurants. Now with 58 Burger King Restaurants, in Trenton, Cherry Hill, Burlington, Ocean County, Elizabeth, Hackensack, and surrounding areas, the chances are that you have dined at a Burger King Franchised by Parade Enterprises.

 

With the continued success of the franchise, Parade has remodeled the majority of existing restaurants giving the guests a fresh look and modern amenities like free WiFi, TVs, and arcade games. To bring the Parade culture to more of the tristate area, Parade is building new locations and has continued interest in buying existing locations from other franchisees.

 

Parade continues to strive for success and hopes to be at 75 Burger King Restaurants by the year 2020. The success of the franchise is only made possible if we continue to satisfy our guests. Always looking to hire the right people who will treat every guest as we would royalty because here, at Parade, "Guest is King"
 

 

 

MEET OUR TEAM

OFFICE

Bhavesh Patel, CEO
Bhavesh Patel, CEO

With an extensive resume of successful business in other markets, Bhavesh has brought that same success to Parade to make it what it is today. Starting with 11 restaurants, he has taken the Parade franchise to 46 total restaurants in less than 10 years. With a recipe for success, Bhavesh hope to add at least 7 more restaurants in 2016.

Mahesh Patel, Managing Owner
Mahesh Patel, Managing Owner

Mahesh makes the every day decisions that are crucial to the Parade Franchise. Handling vendors, budgets, remodels and new plans for restaurant openings, he has achieved lower costs and increased productivity.

Jahangir Nasir, Director of IT
Jahangir Nasir, Director of IT

With over 15 years in the industry, Jahangir understands the role and importance technology plays with Burger King. Overseeing the every day challenges restaurants face with equipment failure, he strives to implement the latest technology to ensure stability and improve efficiency.

Apoorva Shah, Controller
Apoorva Shah, Controller

Apoorva manages Parade's cash flow from the restaurants to the bank and out to the vendors. Reconciling accounts daily, he keeps the owners informed on the health of the company.

Deepak Patel, Maintenance
Deepak Patel, Maintenance

Overseeing the in-house maintenance, Deepak schedules and dispatches his team to the restaurants to ensure that all equipment is up and running. The team maintains everything from broilers and fryers, that are essential to cooking our product, to the air conditioning in the dining room to ensure you have a pleasant visit.

Ruchi Patel, Accounts Payable
Ruchi Patel, Accounts Payable

Reviews and reconciles all vendor invoices along with posting and reconciling bank deposits and transfers.

Neha Shah, Accounts Payable
Neha Shah, Accounts Payable

Reviews and reconciles all vendor invoices along with posting and reconciling bank deposits and transfers.

Rajender Rathee, Safety/Maintenance
Rajender Rathee, Safety/Maintenance

OPERATIONS

Shahzad Dar, VP of Operations
Shahzad Dar, VP of Operations

With over 35 years of experience in the Fast Food Industry, it's no surprise that Parade's operations have had a direct impact on the success of the company. He has led the Parade Franchise to achieve some of the highest in brand standards for Burger King.

Frank Reynolds, District Manager
Frank Reynolds, District Manager

With over 30 years with Burger King, Frank's journey began as a crew member in Northern New Jersey. He quickly made his way up the BK career path next with moving up to Assistant Manager, General Manager, Operations Specialist, Restaurant Training Manager and now District Manager. With knowledge from the bottom to the top, Frank has been awarded Best of the Best and The Kings Court Award on multiple occasions.

Tejas Patel, District Manager
Tejas Patel, District Manager

With over 15 years of experience in Burger King, Tejas has helped develop the operational systems in his district to contribute to the growth of the Parade Franchise. In addition to overseeing upwards of 8 restaurants, he is also a registered ServSafe exam proctor for more than 10 years.

Patricia Nolan, District Manager
Patricia Nolan, District Manager

With over 40 years experience in the business, Patti has brought many levels of effective training and knowledge to her team by managing up to 8 restaurants and over 200 employees. Patti's understanding of building culture in her teams and her understanding running great restaurants is valuable to the success and growth of Parade.

Ray Marcus, District Manager
Ray Marcus, District Manager

With more than 30 years experience, Ray has managed as many as 10 restaurants and 300 employees. He has consistently led these restaurants in building sales and creating a culture of "Guest is King." Ray's leadership in Parade continues to shine by implementing effective management skills to his team.

Mack Hall, District Manager
Mack Hall, District Manager

A twenty-five year veteran with extensive experience in restaurant management, training, and operations. Mack has held positions as an Assistant Manager, Senior Associate Manager, Restaurant General Manager, Certified Training Manager, and Registered ServSafe Exam Proctor. Currently serving as a District Manager, he is responsible for overseeing 8 high volume restaurants.

Kay Dar, District Manager
Kay Dar, District Manager

With 30 years in Burger King, Kay has the knowledge and experience to bring success to one of the more challenging Districts in Parade. Her dedication to training and leading by example is the reason why she has been awarded Burger King's Best of the Best and King's Court on multiple occasions.

THINK YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO BE PART OF THE PARADE TEAM?

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For $35, you and your party will get the party room/playground for 2 hours decorated with balloons! The birthday kid gets a Free Kid's Meal and all children receive BK Crowns!

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Main Office

105 White Oak Lane Suite 201B

Old Bridge, NJ 08857  

Tel: (732) 698-7725 // Fax: (732) 698-7726

 

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