Meet the Team
Corporate staff has many years of franchising experience
Allan Young Jr., CEO and Co-Founder
Heading the ShelfGenie team is Allan Young Jr. He has been the Chief Executive Officer since November 2007, and his office is at ShelfGenie’s headquarters in Atlanta. Prior to ShelfGenie, he was the CEO of Cabinet Essential Group LLC, which was begun by Andrew Kerwin in 2006. Allan has also served as CEO and in supervisory roles for various Cabinet Essentials locations. His background before heading companies was as a business consultant.
Gillian Harper, Chief Operating Officer
Gillian Harper has served as ShelfGenie’s Chief Operating Officer since April 2014. Her office is at ShelfGenie’s headquarters in Atlanta. Before that, she was the Director of Business Development for ShelfGenie from September 2013 to March 2014.
ShelfGenie is part of Noble Brands, which also owns Outback GutterVac, an innovative and revolutionary gutter cleaning system and service. Gillian has been President of Outback GutterVac in the U.S. since 2010. In 2012, Gillian secured a licensing agreement with ShelfGenie. She was introduced to the franchising industry when she was only 14 years old, working with her family in Australia to grow GutterVac. From November 2009 to June 2011, Gillian was the General Counsel of GutterVac Pty Ltd of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. From 2007 to 2009, she was a Solicitor with Clayton Utz Solicitors in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.