John Dunatov, Chairman & CEO
After a three decade career as world class builder developing and building hotels, resorts, and residential projects, including the $110,000,000.00 Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North and being recognized as a “Top 100” construction manager in the United States John Dunatov was introduced to the franchise industry by long-time respected friend, mentor, and franchise industry expert Dr. Peter H. Thomas, Chairman and CEO of Thomas Franchise Solutions.
During his initial years in the franchise industry John Dunatov worked as Operations Manager for a franchise development company that developed 30 plus franchise startups. John Dunatov was Co-Developer of one of the brands, which is now a fast-growing frozen yogurt franchise.
Having developed the knowledge and with a constant desire to grow and develop new brands John Dunatov became Founder, Chairman, and CEO of the fast-growing franchise brand spa810. spa810 has been recognized and listed as one of 225 franchise brands of choice in Entrepreneur magazines December 2014 issue. spa810 is also listed on FranchiseGrade.com, #267 out of 500 top franchise opportunities.
As with his development and construction achievements, John Dunatov is determined and driven to make the spa810 brand one of the premier spa brands in the United States and internationally.
Samantha Theaumont, President
Mrs. Theaumont, President of spa810, is a Corporate Executive who has built her reputation by focusing on business development, strategy, management, and cultivating success within her team and in the field.
Mrs. Theaumont’s mission is to build a strong and sustainable franchise company infrastructure to support the growth that spa810 is experiencing. Other brands that Samantha has worked for include The Limited Inc., AirMD, and Phoenix Global Consulting. Mrs. Theaumont is a graduate of The Ohio State University and is active in her community, leadership programs, networking, an advocate for “Women in Leadership”, and volunteers on the Committee with the Young Buckeyes of Phoenix Alumni for the non-profit organization, “Buck Breast Cancer” for the Stephanie Spielman Breast Cancer Research Foundation, out of Phoenix, AZ.
Dave Struck, Senior VP of Franchise Development
Dave Struck is an accomplished Corporate Executive and Business Owner with 30+ years of broad experience in retail sales, business development, financial administration, and staff productivity within the highly competitive Home Improvement industry. Dave possesses an established track record of creating and implementing programs and long-term business strategies aimed at company growth.
In 1985, Dave co-founded and became the CEO of Varnell Struck & Associates Inc; a National Retail Sales & Service Agency with $50 million in annual revenue and over 1000 employees. Dave’s direct report responsibility included five Division Directors, 50 Regional Managers and the Corporate Department Heads for Sales, Accounting, Human Resources, and Information Technology. Under Dave’s direction, the agency developed strategic alliances with the major home improvement and hardware retail chains such as The Home Depot and Lowe’s Companies while creating sales and marketing relationships with hundreds of wholesalers, manufacturers, and importers.
In 2011, Dave founded Quest Franchise Advisory Group LLC to help aspiring Entrepreneurs identify and acquire their ideal franchise/business opportunity. With Dave’s extensive background as a Retail Executive and Business Owner, he quickly branded himself as “The Executive’s Business Coach,” assisting other Executives interested in entering the franchise industry. Dave has helped his clients acquire their ideal Single-Unit, Multi-Unit, Regional Developer, or Master Franchise business, and continues to do that today for spa810.