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Gray Cat: Large Business Experience Applied to Small Business Strategies and Tactics

Jun 12, 2024

One of the core philosophies of Gray Cat is “more than consulting, we actually get work done.”  

Part of that implementaion is taking experiences from my multi-faceted corporate background and applying it to Gray Cat projects for my clients.
Recently, I explained this process on Joe Vagnone’s radio show.
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John Matthews, President & CEO, Gray Cat Enterprises, Inc.

John Matthews is the Founder and President of Gray Cat Enterprises, Inc. a Raleigh, NC-based management consulting company. Gray Cat specializes in strategic project management and consulting for multi-unit operations; interim executive management; and strategic planning. Mr. Matthews has over 30 years of senior-level executive experience in the retail industry, involving three dynamic multi-unit companies. Mr. Matthews experience includes President of Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches; Vice President of Marketing, Merchandising, Corporate Communications, Facilities and Real Estate for Clark Retail Enterprises/White Hen Pantry; and National Marketing Director at Little Caesar's Pizza! Pizza!