im Skinner, Chief Executive Officer of McDonald’s Corporation, today announced that Don Thompson, currently President of McDonald USA, has been elected to the role of President and Chief Operating Officer, with oversight responsibility for the company’s 32,000 restaurants worldwide.
Domino’s Pizza, Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) , the recognized world leader in pizza delivery announced today that Chairman and CEO David A. Brandon will be stepping down as CEO effective March 7, 2010. The Board of Directors plans to elect J. Patrick Doyle as Brandon’s successor.
Real Mex Restaurants, Inc. announced today that Steve Tanner, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will be leaving the company effective February 12, 2010. The company has begun a search for a replacement.
Two officers announced their resignations, Mark Chmiel, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing and Innovation Officer and Janis Emplit, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Both resignations are effective prior to year end.
Bill Comstock, general manager for Outrigger Reef on the Beach, is pleased to introduce two key personnel in the hotel’s new food & beverage department — Harold Beltran, executive chef and Dietrich Chillous, food and beverage manager.
With the 2010 Winter Olympics approaching, Zagat today released its 2010 Vancouver Survey, covering 298 of the city’s finest restaurants, nightspots, attractions and hotels. The Survey is based on the input of 2,721 local consumers, and spans venues across Vancouver, Whistler, Victoria and Vancouver Island. It shows that although locals are feeling the economic pinch, there is no shortage of good deals or new hot spots in Vancouver.
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