Personnel Changes News

Focus Brands® today announced that Brian Krause has joined the executive leadership team as Chief Development Officer, and Tim Muir, has been appointed as the company's first Chief Sales Officer.
July 13th, 2020
Engel & Völkers Florida is pleased to announce the promotion of Kaley Burkett, who will now serve as Marketing Assistant, working from the corporate headquarters located in Naples, Fla.
July 13th, 2020
Ledo Pizza announced today that the company has promoted Will Robinson from vice president of marketing to chief marketing officer.
July 9th, 2020
Farmer Boys® has hired restaurant industry and finance veteran Joseph Ortiz to serve as its new Vice President of Finance and Accounting.
July 8th, 2020
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has today announced the appointment of Wayne Hoare as Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO).
July 8th, 2020
Coolgreens announced that it has promoted Larissa Witt to Regional Operations Director, a new position created as a result of the brand’s rapid growth.
July 8th, 2020
Seminole Hard Rock Support Services® and Hard Rock International, announced the appointment of Keith Sheldon as the new President of Entertainment.
July 6th, 2020
Lapels Dry Cleaning recently announced Kimberly Wilkinson as the new owner of Lapels Dry Cleaning of Hanover.
July 2nd, 2020
Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLMN) and JANA Partners LLC today announced the addition of John P. Gainor, Jr. and Lawrence V. Jackson to the Bloomin’ Brands Board of Directors.
July 2nd, 2020
Farmer Boys®, the fast casual concept known for its award-winning burgers and exceptional service, has promoted John Lucas to vice president of brand consistency.
July 1st, 2020
 ERA® Real Estate, a global franchising leader within the Realogy family of companies, today announced the affiliation of Nations Realty in Seatac, Washington.
July 1st, 2020
Würstmacher Adam Gertler is expanding his involvement with Dog Haus as he takes on a new position as franchisee and operator of Dog Haus Innovation Kitchen at CloudKitchen’s Hollywood establishment.
July 1st, 2020
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Junk King announced the addition of Darlene Viering, a leader in the franchise industry, to its corporate team, as the Vice President of Franchise Development.
June 30th, 2020
Alex J. Cisneros has joined Red Roof as Senior Vice President, Revenue Generation.
June 30th, 2020
Radisson Hotel Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Ramsay Rankoussi as the new head of development for Africa and Daniel Trappler, Senior Director, Development for Sub-Sahara.
June 29th, 2020
H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) today announced that Lindsey Lanzisero joined the company as Vice President of Total Rewards, to lead the company’s compensation and benefits team.
June 26th, 2020
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June 26th, 2020
Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced that Tim Sheldon is retiring from his role as President, Caribbean and Latin America in early 2021, following a 35-year career with the company.
June 24th, 2020
While dine-in restaurants across the nation were hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic, the takeout and pizza industries have flourished.
June 24th, 2020
German Doner Kebab is looking to appoint an experienced Head of Project Management to support its ambitious growth strategy.
June 24th, 2020
Dine Brands announces the appointment of Tony Moralejo as President, International and Global Development; and Justin Skelton, Chief Information Officer.
June 23rd, 2020
ShelfGenie, the company dedicated to improving lives through custom shelving and in-home solutions, recently named David Mihalic as Director of Franchise Development.
June 19th, 2020
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With record unemployment levels across the country, Subway® Restaurants announced its local Franchise Owners seek to hire approximately 50,000 jobs in North American restaurants.
June 18th, 2020
Edible®, the world’s largest franchisor of fresh fruit arrangements and all-natural fruit snacks and dipped treats, has made two significant appointments to its operations leadership team.
June 17th, 2020
Gearing up for a strong second half of 2020, Ziebart, the global leader in car appearance and protection services, has promoted three veteran employees to senior-level positions in finance, marketing and operations.
June 16th, 2020
Muscle Maker Grill, Inc. announced that it has appointed Pat Chiacchia as Vice President of Real Estate and Non-Traditional Development.
June 16th, 2020
Donatos Pizza is pleased to announce the hiring of Carol Pasquariello as Senior Vice President of Marketing effective June 23, 2020.
June 16th, 2020
Engel & Völkers Jacksonville today announced Cyanne Goodwin, Eric Miller and Debbie Tufts have joined its shop as real estate advisors.
June 12th, 2020
Classic Southern BBQ chain - Woody’s Bar-B-Q - has great news for its fans in Nassau County, Florida… Woody’s Bar-B-Q of Fernandina is back and under new ownership.
June 12th, 2020
HomeSmart in Colorado celebrates a historic growth milestone as it recently surpassed the 2500 broker mark across their 12 offices in the state.
June 11th, 2020
Labor Finders International is pleased to announce the appointment of Jodi Kelly as its new Risk Management Administrator.
June 10th, 2020
Farmer Boys® has announced that David Wetzel, the current senior vice president of operations and a quick-service industry veteran, has been promoted to president and chief operating officer.
June 9th, 2020
Red Lion Hotels Corporation (the “Company”) (NYSE: RLH), today announced John J. Russell, Jr., has been appointed Chief Executive Officer.
June 9th, 2020
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Restoration 1 today announced Sherry Rose as Chief Operating Officer. Bringing over 15-years of industry experience to the position, Rose will play a key role in expanding the brand’s presence on a national level.
June 8th, 2020
Global Franchise Group® has named a new Chief Financial Officer, restaurant finance veteran and acquisitions integration specialist, Sam Patterson.
June 8th, 2020
RE/MAX Holdings, Inc. announced the election of Laura G. Kelly to its Board of Directors.
June 4th, 2020
RLH Corporation (NYSE:RLH) announced today the appointment of Gary A. Kohn as its Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer effective May 29, 2020.
June 1st, 2020
Fitzgerald is pleased to be in a position to help provide those property maintenance and repair services as the President of TruBlue Total House Care.
May 29th, 2020
Blaze Pizza announced the addition of Marie Zhang as Chief Supply Chain Officer and Ed Yancey as Vice President of Franchise Development to its corporate team.
May 28th, 2020
Office Evolution, the nation’s largest and fastest-growing coworking franchisor, has added a game-changing executive to its leadership team.
May 28th, 2020
The NOW Massage announced that health and fitness veteran Don Michael has joined the company as president to head franchising efforts as the brand grows across the country.
May 26th, 2020
Naf Naf, the award-winning fast-casual Middle Eastern restaurant concept, announced today it has named Greg Willman as the company’s Chief Executive Officer effective June 15.
May 26th, 2020
Taco Bell announced today that it, together with its franchisees and licensees, plans to hire at least 30,000 team members this summer.*
May 21st, 2020
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Dave Hiatt, who started as a Sandler franchisee almost 27 years ago, has been named the new Director of Franchise Development for Sandler.
May 21st, 2020
Hertz Global Holdings, Inc., (NYSE: HTZ) today announced that its Board of Directors has named Paul Stone President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.
May 19th, 2020
Dunkin’ Brands, the parent company of Dunkin' and Baskin-Robbins, today announced the promotion of Ryan Schaffer to Vice President and Managing Counsel.
May 19th, 2020
Labor Finders International is pleased to announce the appointment of Perry Harlow as its newest Technical Support Specialist.
May 19th, 2020
Red Lion Hotels Corporation (the “Company”) (NYSE: RLH), announced today that its current Chief Financial Officer Nate Troup is leaving the Company to join Twilio (NYSE:TWLO) as its Vice President, Global Controller.
May 15th, 2020
Mayweather Boxing + Fitness announced today the hire of multiple new team members to lead its franchise development program.
May 14th, 2020
Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced that long-time senior executive Dave Grissen has decided to step down from his position as Group President, the Americas.
May 11th, 2020
Always Best Care Senior Services announced the launch of an aggressive nationwide caregiver recruitment campaign to meet an increased demand for in-home care amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
May 11th, 2020
Potbelly Corporation announced that it has reached an agreement with shareholders led by Vann A. Avedisian to appoint David J. Near and Todd W. Smith to the Company’s Board of Directors, effective immediately.
May 11th, 2020
Wingstop Inc. (NASDAQ: WING) today announced the appointment of Stacy Peterson Androes as Chief Technology Officer.
May 11th, 2020
PrideStaff, a national, franchised staffing organization with more than 80 offices across North America, is pleased to announce multiple promotions within its executive team.
May 11th, 2020
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