Welcome to Launch – Our Leadership Development Experience!

Launch is a post-graduate program designed to help leaders like you take the next step in advancing your career.

We’ve discovered that the most effective way to develop the next  generation of leaders is through hands-on apprenticeship in our stores, led  by experienced and successful mentors. Our program focuses on professional development, personal growth, and hands-on work  experience.

But that’s not all – we also provide a comprehensive range of professional development resources, personalized mentorship, and exclusive access to coaching and networking events.

Some of our graduates had career goals beyond food service but entered our Launch program to develop and enhance their skills for future opportunities.


Professional Benefits:


• Learn the day-to-day operations of multi-unit franchise ownership

• Gain a professional mentor

• Discover the incredible experience of working at a world-class  organization.

• Cultivate a solid base of management skills and leadership qualities

• Develop business acumen

• Excellent Chick-fil-A Inc. tour opportunities

• Find and develop your strengths

• Identify and conquer your weaknesses

• Become a strategic influencer

Personal Benefits:


• Grow your business skills through a hand-selected yearly reading list

• Opportunities to meet with guest speakers

• Discover your leadership style

• Develop a 5 year life plan

• Grow in your relationship skills

• Grow as a servant leader

• Earn your Master’s or Doctoral degree

• Learn and practice critical communication skills

• Attractive Healthcare, Life Insurance and Paid Time Off packages

Work Experience You Will Gain:


• Operational Excellence

• Proficiency in all Chick-fil-A skills

• Mastery in a select and specialized area

• Exposure to a growing business

• Assist with innovative operations

• Individually assigned tasks and projects

• Giving personal presentations to core directors

• Learn skills that will transfer into any future career

• Hospitality and customer service

• Management and leadership

• Sales and brand growth

• Marketing

• Business strategy

• Recruiting and HR

• Budgeting

• Training and development

• Team performance evaluations

Additional Benefits:


• Meet monthly with Operator, senior and executive directors, and guest speakers

• Discuss individual personal and professional growth

• Review and evaluate previous month’s success and obstacles

• Review and evaluate sales and growth

• Earn your Master’s or Doctoral degree through Grand Canyon University

• Opportunities to meet with Chick-fil-A Executives and Staff

Ready to take the first step toward joining the Launch program?

We  want to get to know you better!

Apply Today

Success stories

Discover how the Launch Leadership Development Experience has  transformed the lives of countless individuals. Hear directly from those  who have experienced the program firsthand.

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