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Karl Goodhew

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Karl Goodhew is CTO at BurgerFi responsible for all aspects of eCommerce and instore technology. He joined BurgerFi after serving as Director of Software Engineering at Macy’s Inc, a $17 billion-dollar, Fortune 500 multi-brand retailer. He has also held positions at Home Depot, YellowPepper, and JCPenney.

For almost a decade, Goodhew has served in leadership roles at various large retailers and startups. Goodhew recently helped launch Market by Macy’s, lead the cloud transformation for Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s Stores, and built a diverse team of engineers focused on store selling and operations. At YellowPepper, Goodhew built a PCI DSS compliant payment system in use throughout Latin America. Goodhew has delivered cloud architecture solutions, successful digital customer experiences, and secure financial systems throughout his career.  

Goodhew has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Management Information Systems from the University of Georgia. 

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