Dan Harmon

Chief Executive Officer

Favorite Menu Item:

Nutella Acai Bowl


Dan Harmon is the Chief Executive Officer of Playa Bowls, New Jersey’s original superfruit bowl franchise. Dan is a sought out, seasoned, and accomplished franchise and restaurant industry veteran with leadership experience from some of the industry’s most recognized and successful brands. Most recently, Dan was the President and Chief Operations Officer at Smoothie King where he launched several transformative initiatives focused on profitability, productivity, and ease of operations. Prior to joining the Smoothie King team, Dan spent more than three decades growing his passion for franchising and refining operational processes with Papa Murphy’s, Potbelly Sandwich Works, Blockbuster, and McDonald’s. Dan contributes his professional success to prioritizing franchisee wins, beginning with the end in mind and then purposefully designing a path to greatness. Dan’s passion for Playa Bowls is apparent. He is working closely every day with our leadership team and franchisees to grow the brand and mission nationally.