Joel E. Dukart


Joel Dukart is a resident of Wilmington. His first job with McDonald’s came at the age of 14 in the Concordville restaurant where he worked throughout high school. Joel attended the Cornell School of Hotel Administration and helped to open the Middletown restaurant during one of his college summers. After graduation, he moved to New York City and took a position in production with CBS Sports. Throughout his career at CBS, he was involved in prestigious events in sports and won an Emmy for his work as an Associate Director at the 2004 Masters.

In 2007, Joel decided to join the family business and worked his way through the approval process with McDonald’s. Joel is a third-generation owner/operator and has taken a lead role in the development of the Next Generation Operator group in the Philadelphia Region.

Joel enjoys playing golf and tennis.