Yaron Goldman | Chief Executive Officer
Yaron Goldman is the CEO of SD Holdings. Goldman started his McAlister’s Deli career in 1996 as an hourly employee before opening his first franchise location in 1999 in Charlotte, N.C. He earned his Bachelor’s of Science at the University of Alabama and his MBA from the University of North Carolina Charlotte.
Merrick McKinnie | President
Merrick McKinnie is President of SD Holdings. McKinnie started his career with McAlister’s Deli in 1999 as a General Manager and has worked his way up the ranks ever since, spending time as a district manager, director of operations and vice president of operations before landing the role of president in 2012. He earned his degree at the University of Mississippi.
Meagan McGuire | Controller
Meagan McGuire is the Controller of SD Holdings and joined the team at SD Holdings in February 2014. She has worked for the last 14 years in the corporate finance and accounting field. She earned her Bachelors of Science at Colorado State University in 2001.
Troy Barney | VP of Operations for MOD Pizza
Troy Barney is the VP of Operations for MOD with SD Holdings. Troy Barney started his career with McAlister’s Deli in 2000 as an Assistant Manager and has worked his way up the ranks ever since, spending time as a General Manager, District Manager, Regional Manager of SC, before getting promoted to VP of Operations of MOD in 2015. He earned his degree at Alabama State University.
Greg Poole | VP of Operations for McAlister’s Deli
Greg Poole is the Vice President of Operations for McAlister’s Deli with SD Holdings. Greg started his career with McAlister’s Deli as an Associate Manager in 2000 and has held the positions of General Manager, District Manager, and Regional Manager during his tenure. He received his degree in Communications from the University of Central Florida in 1999.
Matt Jamison | Marketing Manager
Matt Jamison is the Marketing Manager for SD Holdings. Matt started with McAlister’s Deli in 2005 as a member of the kitchen staff, and worked his way to the position of Marketing Manager in 2013. Matt joined the SD Holdings team in 2014 as the Marketing Manager for the Franchise. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Marketing Management from Southeast Missouri State University in 2011.