PrimoHoagies, the beloved hoagie chain recently named America’s #1 sandwich shop, announced today the appointment of its new Director of Business Development, Lauren Tesche-Johnson.

Lauren Tesche-Johnson’s professional experience spans over 20 years across various industries, including finance, beverage distribution and healthcare technology. In her previous role, she served as the Sales Director for ThirdWaveRX, a healthcare cost-savings company. She has seamlessly navigated between sales and operations roles throughout her career, showing a strong ability to build meaningful relationships. Tesche-Johnson’s track record positions her as a valuable asset to drive PrimoHoagies’ franchise development.

As Director of Business Development, Tesche-Johnson takes on a pivotal role in propelling PrimoHoagies’ brand growth through franchise development. 

“My goal is to bring a fresh perspective to PrimoHoagies and build on its already impressive franchise development. I’m dedicated to maintaining and bringing the high standards that PrimoHoagies is known for to new communities to enjoy,” said Tesche-Johnson. “I look forward to connecting with potential franchise prospects looking for an established and successful business ownership opportunity.”

“Lauren is precisely the leader we were looking to add to our team; her qualities and sales experience make her an excellent fit to continue propelling PrimoHoagies franchise development forward to match our aggressive growth goals,” said Nicholas Papanier Jr., owner and CEO of PrimoHoagies. ”Our ongoing success has created new avenues for network expansion, and we are eager to capitalize on those opportunities now with Lauren at the helm.”