In 2002, Redler co-founded Freddy’s alongside business partners, Bill and Randy Simon. With 45 years of industry experience, Redler spent the last 19 years serving as COO of Freddy’s. The creation of this new role for the fast-casual franchise follows its recent acquisition by private equity firm Thompson Street Capital Partners in March of 2021.
Redler has been instrumental in developing over 20 different concepts. His vast knowledge of restaurant operations has made him a sought-out professional in the industry. He currently serves as treasurer of the National Restaurant Association’s Board of Directors.