Meet the Team
Starpoint Brands™ is a constellation of trusted, award-winning brands that provide products and services known for quality, reliability, and value.
Ray Titus | Chief Executive Officer
Donna Wichman | Vice President of Operations for Starpoint Brands
Eight years ago, Donna joined Starpoint Brands as an Executive Assistant, and through hard work and determination, she rose through the ranks to various leadership positions, including Launch Services Manager, Director of Shared Services, and her current role as Vice President of Operations. Donna’s primary responsibility is to ensure a smooth and efficient opening process for all franchise owners under the Starpoint Brands division. With her lead-by-example mindset, Donna has earned a reputation as a dedicated and supportive member of the Starpoint Brands team, always ready to lend a hand to those in need.
As the Chief Technology Officer, Max Taha directs the company’s online presence and technology platforms, from websites and networking to franchisee store management and support tools. Max started his career in a Signarama store in Fargo, ND, before transitioning in 2011 to the Corporate office in West Palm Beach, FL.
In her current role, she has achieved significant milestones, including being inducted into our company’s Hall of Fame. Debbi’s leadership philosophy is about empowering her team to achieve greatness, and she leads by example, providing a positive work environment to help her team be their best, especially when working with franchise owners.
She is a member of the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics as well as the American Bar Association. She is also a Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) and is currently pursuing a CCEP (Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional) from the SCCE.
Todd is passionate about mentoring and training new employees, ensuring they have the skills to effectively serve the company’s brands and franchise owners. He’s always on top of the latest trends and technologies, keeping us ahead of the curve. With his creative approach to problem-solving and expert knowledge, Todd is an invaluable asset to Starpoint Brands. He’s a key player in driving the company’s success and growth.
Amy Weikel is a highly skilled social media expert with over 15 years of experience in marketing. She’s received various marketing certificates including social media marketing, content and inbound marketing and had numerous years of experience within franchising before joining us. With a passion for showcasing the incredible work of businesses and franchise owners that have positively impacted their communities, she uses her expertise in crafting compelling messages to connect with her audience and bring brands to life. As the Social Media Coordinator for Starpoint Brands, Amy’s primary focus is on increasing engagement, building brand awareness, and creating a strong online community.
Andrew Titus is a driven and motivated professional with a strong background in business and sales. Born and raised in West Palm Beach, FL, he received a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a focus on management and marketing from Samford University. Throughout his career, he has consistently proven his ability to excel in leadership roles, starting as a Franchise Development Representative and working his way up to his current position as President of Fully Promoted and Executive Vice President of Development. Throughout his journey, Andrew has received numerous awards and accolades, including being named UFG’s MVP in 2021 and receiving the UFG Sales Award in 2020 and 2021. In his current role, he is responsible for overseeing the development of Fully Promoted and driving revenue and unit growth for the company. Andrew’s strengths include his ability to excel in sales and leadership, as well as his relentless desire to improve and be the best.
Having successfully led teams in QSR, fast-casual, and full-service restaurant brands to achieve remarkable results in operational performance, brand experience, franchising, and sales growth, each brand has achieved exceptional growth results and recognition from the national press, including Nation’s Restaurant News “Hot Concepts” and Fast Casual “Top Concepts to Watch” awards. Bob credits the driving force behind The Great Greek’s team success to the result of their focus and commitment to delivering on three simple principles: Engage Great People, Nurture a Great Brand Culture, and Select Great Restaurant Sites.
Austin Titus has been with Starpoint Brands for more than five years and began his career working for a Fully Promoted store in Boynton Beach, Florida. As the middle son of CEO Ray Titus, Austin has grown up in franchising and has a strong passion for it. Most of Austin’s experience is in Franchise Development and Broker Relations. Austin is currently the President of Network Lead Exchange and Franvestco.