The Calverton Group is the one of many achievements of Joe Manuszak, Founder, the guiding light of the team. Anchored in the principals of collaboration, dedication to the mission, and faith based ethical systems, Joe has brought new economic opportunity to the far corners of the globe. The client accomplishments are our achievements at The Calverton Group.


Managing Partner


 – Present | Greater Grand Rapids, Michigan Area

Leading a consultant company guiding business leaders to develop and implement solution solving leadership in operations, franchising (both US model and international master franchise model), new market development and growth (sales, EBITDA and number of units), both in the United States and Global markets. Joe returned to the United States, after a dedicated assignment in Sub-Saharan Africa, and resumed active leadership of the company in September 2016.


Vice President of International Growth and Development

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Led the international development of Chem-Dry, with service to over 60 countries and 3,500 franchise, with expansion to over 15 countries in three years. Chem-Dry is the world’s largest carpet, rug, stone & tile and upholstery company, servicing over 10,000 clients each day, with ecological friendly products.


DMA Operations Leader

Yum! Brands


Responsible for corporate and franchise operations with P&L responsibility over the Taco Bell locations in the Virginia market, $100M budget, proving double digit sales increase.


Sr. Director of Franchise Operations, Western U.S.

Church’s Chicken

 | Greater Atlanta Area

Responsible for 600+ Franchised Operations in the Western 1/2 of the U.S. Sales proved 13% above last year, exceeded plan by $1M and had 20+ new stores under development.



Domino’s Pizza of Michigan

Greater Grand Rapids, Michigan Area

Owned and operated Domino’s Pizza in West MI (Holland, East Grand Rapids, Jenison, Grand Rapids, Ada, Forest Hills, Plainfield Twp, Belmont and Kentwood)



Divisional Vice President

Domino’s Pizza

London, United Kingdom

Based out of the London office, led the expansion of Domino’s Pizza in the UK and Ireland.