Bob Evans Farms Names Mark Hood Chief Financial Officer

New Albany, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  Bob Evans Farms, Inc. (Nasdaq:BOBE) has announced the appointment of Mark Hood, an exceptionally experienced financial executive in the restaurant and retail fields, as Chief Financial Officer of the Company. Mr. Hood will join the Company…
Paul Martin’s American Grill Names Justin Otsuka for Chief Financial Officer Role

Newport Beach, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Paul Martin’s American Grill today announced the promotion of Justin Otsuka to Chief Financial Officer effective immediately. Otsuka will take charge of investor relations and the company’s financial and corporate development functions. “Justin has demonstrated effective…
Mama Fu’s Hires John Hester as Chief Financial Officer

Austin, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Mama Fu’s, one of the hottest Asian concepts in the fast casual restaurant industry, announces today the addition of John Hester to the corporate team as the Chief Financial Officer. Joining the Mama Fu’s executive team with…
First Watch Restaurants Hires New Chief Financial Officer

Executive brings national and international industry experience to leadership team Bradenton, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Award-winning Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch restaurant First Watch today announced the hiring of Paul Hineman as chief financial officer. Hineman joins First Watch with 20 years experience…

Toasted Sandwich pioneer names John Coletta CFO, James Lyons COO Denver, CO  (RestaurantNews.com)  Quiznos, one of the nation’s premier quick-service restaurant chains and the pioneer of the toasted sandwich, today announced the appointment of John Coletta as Chief Financial Officer…

Papa John’s International has announced that David Flanery is retiring from Papa John’s after 16 years with the company, and named Lance Tucker as Chief Financial Officer. Flanery will continue at the company through May, working closely with Tucker to…

Frisch’s Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE Amex: FRS), announced today that the Company’s longtime CFO, Donald H. Walker, 65, plans to retire mid-summer this year. Mr. Walker joined Frisch’s in 1977 as its assistant treasurer, and has served in his current position…

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. (Nasdaq: BOBE) today announced the addition of Paul F. DeSantis to its executive management team. DeSantis, 46, will assume the position of chief financial officer, treasurer and assistant corporate secretary, effective March 7. In this role,…

Spicy Pickle Franchising, Inc. (OTCBB: SPKL) today announced the appointment of a new Chief Financial Officer and the addition of a Chief Marketing Officer who begins as a consultant. Clint Woodruff, a certified public accountant, has joined the company as…

Bob Evans Farms, Inc. (Nasdaq: BOBE) today announced an organizational change in its senior management team. Chief Financial Officer Tod Spornhauer has decided to resign his position, effective Jan. 3, 2011. Spornhauer joined Bob Evans in 1991 and has held…

Dunkin’ Brands, Inc., the parent company of two of the world’s most recognized brands, Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, today announced that Neil Moses will join the company as chief financial officer effective November 16, 2010. He will serve on the…

Brinker International, Inc. (NYSE: EAT), announced the resignation of Chief Financial Officer, Charles M. Sonsteby, effective Oct. 1. Sonsteby, 57, will be leaving the company to assume an executive position with a private retail company. Guy Constant, currently Senior Vice…

Domino’s Pizza has announced that it named Michael Lawton as its new Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Lawton, 51, is an 11-year veteran of Domino’s Pizza, and has a proven track record as the head of its highly successful international…

CEC Entertainment, Inc. has announced that Christopher D. Morris, the Company’s Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, will be leaving the Company on or about July 16, 2010 to pursue another business opportunity. “Chris has developed strong accounting, finance…