Announcements
February 2, 2024

Hot Palette America Welcomes Jonathan Whiteside as Director of Creative and Technology

Hot Palette America welcomes Jonathan Whiteside, our new Creative & Tech Director, setting the stage for groundbreaking digital innovation at Pepper Lunch.

Announcements
February 2, 2024

Hot Palette America Welcomes Jonathan Whiteside as Director of Creative and Technology

Hot Palette America welcomes Jonathan Whiteside, our new Creative & Tech Director, setting the stage for groundbreaking digital innovation at Pepper Lunch.

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Announcements
February 2, 2024

Hot Palette America, the driving force behind the innovative Pepper Lunch Restaurants in North America, proudly welcomes Jonathan Whiteside as our new Director of Creative and Technology. His appointment marks a significant stride in our mission to continuously innovate and enhance our brand's digital footprint and user experience.

Crafting Systems for Success: The Systems Architect Behind the Screen

Jonathan's journey to Hot Palette America began as a contractor tasked with building the Pepper Lunch website. This initial engagement set the stage for an evolving relationship that has seen Jonathan's role expand significantly over the last year to encompass our digital operations and production. As a systems architect, Jonathan has been pivotal in constructing complex systems that streamline operations and enrich our brand experience. His acumen in UI/UX design ensures that our online platforms are aesthetically pleasing and intuitively functional, providing seamless interactions for our customers and franchisees dalike. 

A Rich Tapestry of Experience in Diverse Sectors

Jonathan's extensive background, spanning consulting, agency work, and start-ups, has uniquely positioned him to understand and innovate in the fast-paced world of hospitality. His experience in various industries, including financial services, e-commerce, SaaS, and small business, has equipped him with a multifaceted perspective that he brings to every project at Hot Palette America.

In his new role, Jonathan will lead initiatives across website development, automations, Ai integration, branding, graphic design, marketing, advertising, and content production. His approach, deeply rooted in his understanding of systems architecture, combines technical know-how with creative insight, positioning him to lead our digital operations and brand teams.

Empowering Franchisees with Innovative Tools and Strategies

A cornerstone of Jonathan’s role involves empowering our franchisees with the tools and strategies needed for their success. His appointment is a testament to our commitment to providing our franchisees with state-of-the-art digital solutions, reflecting our dedication to their growth and the evolution of the Pepper Lunch brand.

We are thrilled to have Jonathan Whiteside join the Hot Palette America family. His expertise and forward-thinking approach are set to drive groundbreaking advancements for our brand and our valued franchisees.

Stay tuned for more exciting updates and insights from the world of Pepper Lunch.

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