Dana CalvertSenior Director, Development, Canada & UK at The Wendy’s Company
Dana Calvert has an extensive Canadian development background having worked at RECIPE & Shoppers Drug Mart in various Real Estate roles for approximately 13 years prior to joining the Wendy's family in 2015. Dana began her career at Wendy’s serving as a Real Estate Director, overseeing site selection and new restaurant development for Eastern Canada. Dana very quickly moved into the National Regional Development Director role for Wendy’s Canada and currently is serving as Sr. Development Director for Canada and the United Kingdom, where she has led Wendy’s new market entry. Dana also oversees the day-to-day portfolio and asset management on behalf of Wendy’s for the Canadian TIMWEN JV Partnership. In addition, Dana leads the development strategy for new Franchisee opportunities in Canada and has worked to integrate 15 new franchisees since 2020 and has prioritized growth areas to integrate several more over the next couple of years.