HamedHamed Farmand,  grew up in Iran (born 1976, Tehran) and was the child of a parent who were incarcerated for political reasons.  He is starting a non-profit to support children (and families) who have experienced the trauma of having incarcerated parents.

He emigrated to US in 2010 and since that time, he started working in Panera Bread as an associate. He has around 20 years experience of management






Associate Trainer; Panera Bread; vienna — 2010-present:

Work on Hight Standard Level and a model of the company

Traveled to Canada in a trainer role as part of a new Café opening team.

Responsible for teaching, reinforcing and enforcing the standards that make the company special

Always learning as well as sharing my knowledge to increase the skills of my peers and associates

Recently have taken on the responsibility to complete and execute our established standards of product, environment, and great service.

Team member; Whole Food Market — 2012-2014:

Provide great customer service, eye contact and smile.

Create repeat customers through authentic service and providing only the freshest product to my customers.

Completed my training and certified to work in Department without supervision.

Training department manager Mahshahr Pipe Mill — 2009-2010:

Create and execute the training plan for more than 300 employee

manage and organize the department


Build the Non-Profit organization (Create a Non-Profit organization in Iran)

Fundraising (Fundraising for Non-Profit organization in Iran ; Execute an exhibition)

Social Media (Working as a freelance journalist for BBC-Persia)


ISO 10015 (Guidelines for training) in 2009

Tehran University, Economy bachelor, 2000