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Individuals influencing the direction of the restaurant industry


Subway CEO Suzanne Greco retires

Trevor Haynes will serve as interim CEO while the struggling chain looks for a replacement.


Stanley Ma to step down as CEO of Pinkberry owner MTY Food Group

CFO Eric Lefebvre will take over operation of the multibrand company in November.

The former Jack in the Box president is taking over for the retiring George Michel.

Industry vet Chris Birkinshaw takes the top spot at the growing fast casual.

The changes include giving casual-dining veteran Mike Hislop a bigger role.

Dawn Sweeney, National Restaurant Association president and CEO, opened Sunday afternoon’s Signature ’17 session by discussing the updates the NRA has made to better serve the restaurant industry.

The newly designed NRA Hub at this year's NRA Show is all about serving members.

The appointment came as the casual chain posted more dismal financial results, including a quarterly loss of $19.8 million.

Chef Robert Irvine and Jon Taffer spoke at NRA Show 2016 on the most common challenges for restaurateurs.

Saber, who joined Panera in 2003 after a 17-year run at McDonald’s as a franchisee and senior corporate leader, posed a question that ultimately led to Panera Cares, the company’s groundbreaking pay-what-you-can business model designed to “share the warmth” with those less fortunate.

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