Staci Rawls named chief communications officer at KFC U.S.

She will oversee public affairs and internal and external communications for the brand domestically.


GameWorks names Jonathan Tang CFO

Darren Des Roches was named COO and Michael Sadowski was named CMO.

The company's vice president of North America departed immediately, amid a management shakeup.

The threat of a federal shutdown dominates the headlines, but other political developments could have more of an impact on the foodservice industry. Here’s a sampling.

The NRAEF’s model program is turning 1,000 line-level employees into career-minded leaders.

Tim Doherty was named the president and COO in May of the restaurant company his father started and built into one of the industry’s largest franchise operations. Like a lot of second-generation leaders of a family business, he found the job has its own set of challenges and joys.

Restaurants are open to the public, and if someone really wants to know what you’re up to, they will, Advice Guy says.

Independents operators may be outpacing chains when it comes to sales growth, but the same challenges are stunting potential growth across the industry. Top operators are finding ways to combat these costs by focusing on the experience.

Leading operators share their top concerns—and how they are coping.

The answer may prompt employers to consider an alternate way of delivering meeting material, Advice Guy says.