William Edmundson is the Chief Operating Officer of Office Evolution, one of the fastest growing franchises in the U.S. offering co-working and private office space, phone answering and business address solutions. With over twenty-five years of experience leading service and franchise organizations in the hospitality and workspace industries. William has launched and led brands, turned-around companies and built amazing teams. During his career, he has repeatedly produced double-digit growth in sales, revenue and EBITDA; reversed multi-year same-store declines; and achieved record customer satisfaction scores. William has received recognition including “Top 25 Most Extraordinary Minds in Sales & Marketing” from Hotel Sales & Marketing Association International, “Chain Leadership Award for Marketing” by Lodging Hospitality and Top 40 (Business People) Under 40 by Memphis Business Journal. Recognition of his teams includes awards from JD Power & Associates, HSMAI and Travel Weekly. He has held board positions in the workspace and hospitality industries and various community boards. He has been married to his college girlfriend, Leah, for over twenty-five years and is a proud parent of their fourteen- year-old son William.