Weldon Spangler joined Dunkin’ Brands in 2010 and currently serves as Senior Vice President, Baskin-Robbins U.S. and Canada. In this role, Weldon assumes operational and marketing responsibilities for more than 2,500 Baskin-Robbins restaurants in the U.S. and Canada.
From 2010 to 2015, Weldon served as Regional Vice President and then Vice President, Operations for Dunkin’ Donuts U.S. and Canada.
Prior to joining Dunkin’ Brands, Weldon served as a Division Vice President for Knowledge Learning Corporation. In this capacity, he was responsible for the general management of KinderCare Learning Centers in nine regions which included serving more than 100,000 children and 28,000 employees. As a Division Vice President, he led both field operations and operations services and worked to ensure the development and implementation of key initiatives to support business needs.
Prior to his work at Knowledge Learning Corporation, Weldon spent nearly 15 years with Starbucks in positions of increasing responsibility. His last position with that company was Regional Vice President for the Pacific Northwest Region, where he oversaw the operations, regional marketing, human resources and store development for more than 600 retail stores. He began his career at Taco Bell, overseeing field operations in several markets as a District Manager and Zone Manager.
Weldon is drinkin’ Dunkin’ Donuts Dark Roast coffee and scooping Baskin-Robbins Chocolate Chip ice cream.