About our Executive Team

Mojo Roast Pork Entrée only

Willie's Favorite

ELADIO “WILLIE” ROMEO, Senior Vice President, Restaurant Operations

Willie joined Pollo Tropical in 2014 in Franchise Operations where he immediately utilized his 20 plus years of experience in both company and franchise operations. In his career, Willie has worked for two major brands including Dunkin Brands and Burger King where he was responsible for markets with 300 plus restaurants and over 6,000 employees. Willie was certified by Senn Delaney as a master trainer as a culture change agent. He enjoys living in South Florida and is an avid basketball and soccer fan.

Tropichop Grilled chicken black beans & yellow rice

Glenn's Favorite

GLENN ROZANSKY, Vice President of Real Estate

After graduating from Vanderbilt University, Glenn began his career in real estate as a project manager at Rozansky & Kay Construction Company, then as a principal of Rozansky Development Company, specializing in retail and other commercial projects. Since 1992 (not a typo, 1992!), Glenn has been responsible for evaluating new markets, locating and purchasing/leasing sites, and securing zoning approvals and permits to fulfill his quest to bring TropiChops® to the masses. Glenn is married to a spectacular woman (who doesn’t like to cook, so they eat Pollo Tropical® a lot); and they have two grown, amazing, fun-loving children.

Chicken Soup Bowl

Jeff's Favorite

JEFF WEBB, Vice President, Purchasing And Research & Development

Jeff joined the company as Director of R&D 15 years ago. Prior to Pollo Tropical®, he served as Director of Purchasing for Worldwide Catering, as a Purchasing Manager for Norwegian Cruise Lines, Project Leader for Burger King Corporation as well as a Food Scientist for the Campbell Soup Company. A graduate of Rutgers University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Food Science, Jeff also earned a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Miami and enjoys family time with his wife and two sons, fishing and all sports.