IRVINE, Calif. - Home Franchise Concepts (HFC), the parent company of closet designer Tailored Living, promoted its vice president of technology, Faisal Khan, to CIO.
 
A member of the HFC team since 2016, Khan is currently overseeing a significant digital expansion at HFC as the company and its three brands - Budget Blinds, Tailored Living and Concrete Craft - add new web-based sales and operations platforms, products and services to meet the needs of its growing family of franchisees, customers and employees. He will continue to manage all aspects of the company’s technology operations to help synergize investments across all brands and develop new business applications to support operations and continuous improvement.
 
Previously, Khan was VP of information technology and director of enterprise business systems at Charlotte, N.C.-based MacLean-Fogg Company, a global manufacturer of automotive and power utility products. It was during this time that he was named a CIO of the Year finalist by the Charlotte Business Journal.
 
HFC brands support more than 1,400 franchise territories in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. To accommodate its record growth, HFC recently moved to a new 38,094 square-foot HFC Home Office and Franchise Support Center in Irvine, Calif. The new facility features management offices, interactive product displays, and state-of-the-art training, education and support facilities for HFC brands’ franchise owners.

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