Partner Agape Brands
Ted Beaman is a Finance/HR C-level Executive with over 25 years’ experience in the Restaurant and Family Entertainment Industries. Over the course of his career Ted has built and led organizations to handle the Finance, Administration, Business Development and Operations of various companies. He is a people focused leader with maniacal focus on delivering results.
Mr. Beaman was the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Talent Officer for KidZania USA where he was focused on creating a business model and organizational infrastructure to support the growth of the company and allow KidZania to quickly scale their operational capabilities.
Ted served as President and Chief Financial Officer for Bone Daddy’s House of Smoke, growing this Texas based business from 3 to 12 locations. Ted’s leadership resulted in increasing revenue to $40 m and EBITDA of $7.5 million. He was responsible for all aspects of the business including operations, real estate, construction, human resources, I/T, and accounting/finance. While in this position, his team developed a new fast casual BBQ concept to complement its existing full-service operations and re-engineered the standard prototype to minimize the real estate footprint and optimize construction costs. Ted also served as the Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Business Development for Boston Pizza Restaurants, a franchisor/franchisee business model. During his time at Boston’s the company grew from 15 locations to 54 across the United States, signed development deals for another 50+ new locations, and increased systemwide revenues to $150 million
Ted is a native Texan who was born in San Antonio and currently resides with his wife in Colleyville. He received a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Texas at Arlington.