Ryan Cunningham is the founder and President of the national firm of Javelin Solutions.  Prior to launching Javelin Solutions, Mr. Cunningham was a twenty-year veteran of the world’s largest commercial real estate firm, in the role of Executive Vice President.  During his tenure, Mr. Cunningham negotiated over 500 leases, representing retail clients such as Circle K convenience stores, Sprint PCS stores and Bank of America branches.

Javelin Solutions develops and manages the site selection process for franchise systems.  Successful franchise systems utilizing Javelin’s services include Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt, Roosters Men’s Grooming Centers, CiCi’s Pizza, Seattle’s Best Coffee, Wireless Zone and 5 Guys Burgers and Fries.

Mr. Cunningham is a member of the Supplier Forum Advisory Board and sits on the Membership, FranPAC and Marketing Committees of the International Franchise Association.  Recent speaking engagements include the International Franchise Association’s 2009 Convention, the Haagen Dazs Franchisee Convention, The Athlete’s Foot Franchisee Convention, the 2009 International Council of Shopping Centers RECON Convention and the Franchise Update Multi Unit Conference.