Chairman, Falcon Holdings

Aslam Khan is the largest franchisee in the Church’s Chicken system, known as the "turnaround artist". He purchased a franchise of 100 restaurants at the edge of bankruptcy. Under his leadership, Falcon Holdings has made many significant improvements in human resources, financial status, and growth of the company. After running this operation successfully for several years, he has since acquired more than 75 Church’s Chicken restaurants in Atlanta, Mobile, Pensacola and Dallas Fort Worth areas and made them into profit generating entities, with his style of management, keeping the same personnel and promoting from within. Falcon Holdings has made a 180-degree turnaround under his leadership. Selecting key personnel has always been Aslam’s niche for producing unparalleled results for the company. His exceptional track record of building businesses and effective teams comes from his rooted philosophy of “People First.” Khan was bestowed the Ronald E. Harrison award by the IFA for his commitment to diversity in his operation. Moreover, he was named Entrepreneur of the Year by IFA in Oct. 2014.