Franchise Industry Personnel Changes
When it comes to business, it's all about people, and networking is the name of the game. Read up-to-the-minute announcements about franchise movers and shakers as they accept promotions, make strategic moves, and build franchise operations teams and alliances with the best people in franchising. If franchise executives and officers are on the move get all the details here—and perhaps find a new opportunity for yourself.
Choice Hotels International, Inc.'s one-of-a-kind emerging markets franchise development team is helping to bridge this gap and extend the opportunity of hotel ownership to underrepresented populations.
Roy Rogers® Restaurants announced today that it has named Frank Cleveland Senior Manager of Information Technology.
Fuzzy’s Taco Shop, the award-winning, fast casual Baja-style Mexican restaurant, has rounded out its leadership team with industry veteran Michael Mabry as the company’s first Chief Development Officer.
Intero announced that Brian Crane has been promoted to the role of chief executive officer and John Thompson has been named president of company.
Black Bear Diner has announced the promotion of Anita Adams to President and Chief Financial Officer and Steve Standlea to Chief Operating Officer.
spa810 announced today that Francis X. Acunzo will be joining the company as its new Chief Executive Officer.
Amid continual company-wide growth and evolution, the Sign & Graphics Division of Alliance Franchise Brands LLC today announced the appointment of three new executive team members.
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) has announced a transformation of its Europe Sales Team designed around key market opportunities, which will position the company for accelerated growth across European markets.
IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, welcomes marketing analytics expert Matt Kistler as Senior Vice President of Global Insights, Analytics and Data.
Farmer Boys® has hired restaurant industry and human resources veteran Arlene Estrada Petokas to serve as the brand’s new Vice President and Chief People Officer.
CEO Chris Kenny and Founder and President Chris DeJong have hired former PepsiCo exec Brooke Mallick and franchise industry veteran Justin Waltz to lead marketing and operations, respectively.
Regis Corporation announced today the appointment of Mr. James Townsend as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, effective April 8, 2019.
El Pollo Loco, Inc, the nation's leading fire-grilled chicken chain, announced the appointment of Miguel Lozano as Chief Operating Officer, effective April 1.
Batteries Plus Bulbs is pleased to announce the addition of Jon Sica as its new Vice President of Franchise Development & Project Management and Chief Strategy Officer.
Taco Bell restaurants are gearing up for warmer weather, longer days and vacation season by filling thousands of job openings before summer kicks off.
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. announced that following discussions with the Board of Directors, Denny Marie Post has chosen to retire as President and CEO on April 3, 2019.
Little Caesars is excited to announce that Jeff Klein will take on the role of Senior Vice President of Global Marketing at the nearly 60-year-old pizza company.
Gold's Gym, the world's trusted fitness authority, has promoted Craig Sherwood to chief development officer.
RLH Corporation (NYSE:RLH) continues to elevate its senior leadership team with the addition of Vinod Sankar as Senior Vice President and Chief Digital Officer.
Re-Bath has announced the promotion of Donna Catalfio to Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel, hired Sharon Villegas as its new Chief Marketing Officer, and promoted Dana Fossand from Director of Sales to V.P. of Corporate Stores.
Stratus Building Solutions, the nation’s leading green commercial cleaning and janitorial services franchise, has announced the Master Franchise location in Calgary, Alberta is under new ownership.
Metal Supermarkets, the world’s largest supplier of small-quantity metals, today announced the hiring of two senior level executives to the organization’s corporate management team.
Bojangles’, Inc. announced that brand strategist and marketing veteran Jackie Woodward has joined the company as its new Chief Marketing Officer, reporting directly to Jose Armario, Chief Executive Officer.
PuroClean, a leading national restoration and remediation franchise, has appointed Darren Hudema as its new director of training and technical services.
Generation Next Franchise Brands (OTCQB: VEND) announced Ryan Polk as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer of the Company.
Vitality Bowls, the leading superfood café, announced today the appointment of Dave Malinowski as Chief Operating Officer.
Papa John’s International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA), one of the world’s largest pizza delivery companies, announced the appointment of Karlin Linhardt as its Global Chief Marketing Officer.
Asian-inspired fast-casual franchise Teriyaki Madness, best known for its beefed-up bowls, now has the executive team to match.
Little Caesars, home of the Hot-N-Ready® Pizza, is excited to announce the promotion of long-time global marketing executive Edward Gleich to Chief Innovation Officer.
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, the largest barbecue franchise in the world, announces the promotion of Jay Rooney to Chief Financial Officer of Dickey’s Barbecue Pit and its affiliate brands.