How I can help you

If you want to start or recapitalize a business, market or re-brand your current business, or buy or sell a business, I'm your guy.

I have a unique knowledge in all things business, as I have had C-suite roles in multiple industries and disciplines. I am big-picture oriented and can see easily how one piece of the puzzle fits in the whole picture. In turn, I use that to give you possible outcomes of any decision. Our hearty discussions will be specific to your individual business needs and lead to effective and productive decision-making - all to take your business to the next level.

My skill set comes from the experience I have amassed from owning, operating, buying and selling multiple businesses.

I have decades of experience in casual and quick service restaurants, creating and sustaining high revenues and enormous growth, building and launching start-up companies and markets, leading organizational and strategic planning, overseeing operations, financial forecasting, supply chain, franchise licensing and sales, and new business development - in addition to creating and establishing branding and brand visibility, real estate strategies, site selection and execution, and owning multiple franchises. A company-builder at the highest level, my unique skill set, capabilities and experience have established me as a premiere entrepreneurial figure in the world of restaurants.

Areas of Expertise

  • Business Strategy & Planning
  • Manufacturing & Product Development
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Business Operations
  • Sales, Marketing & Public Relations

Industry Experience

  • Banking, Finance & Insurance
  • Home or Personal Maintenance Services
  • Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  • Professional & Business Services
  • Retail & Wholesale Trade


BA Indiana University, Bloomington, In

Erich Overhardt

Communication Methods

  • In Person
  • Video