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Shareholders Vote to Add Two Directors to Restaurant Brands International Board

Restaurant Brands International Inc. [NYSE:QSR], the holding company to franchisors Burger King, Tim Hortons and Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, reported election results for its board of directors by its shareholders at its annual shareholders meeting held on June 7.

Dunkin’ Executive Becomes CEO of Burger Chain B. Good

Chris Fuqua
B.Good's new CEO Chris Fuqua

B. Good, a small chain of nearly 70 burger restaurants in four countries, announced the appointment of Chris Fuqua as its new chief executive officer, replacing the brand’s co-founder Anthony Ackil.

Franchisees Welcome New CEO of Ruth’s Chris Steak House

Ruth’s Hospitality Group, Inc. [NASDAQ:RUTH], a chain of 150 company-owned and franchised upscale restaurants that do business as Ruth’s Chris Steak House, announced yesterday that chief operating officer Cheryl Henry has begun the role of president and CEO of the company.

Qdoba Appoints New CEO Guilbault and CFO Daggett

On Wednesday San Diego-based Qdoba Mexican Eats publicly named Keith Guilbault as its newest chief executive officer and Susan Daggett as its chief financial officer.

Subway CEO Suzanne Greco to Step Down

Subway IP Inc., which oversees franchises under its Subway brand, announced Wednesday that its embattled chief executive officer, Suzanne Greco, is stepping down. The franchising firm has appointed Chief Business Development Officer Trevor Haynes as interim CEO. Greco will officially retire on June 30.

Krystal Hires New CEO Macaluso

Paul Macaluso, CEO of The Krystal CompanyThe Krystal Company, the firm that oversees a chain of 360 hamburger quick service restaurants in 11 states, announced this morning that Paul M. Macaluso is now its newest chief executive officer.

Bojangles CEO Leaves, Ex-CEO Fills In

The chief executive officer of chicken restaurant chain Bojangles’ Inc [NASDAQ:BOJA], Clifton Rutledge, stepped down March 5, a day before the company is expected to release its last quarterly report for 2017 after the market closes on March 6.

El Pollo Loco Hires New CEO

El Pollo Loco [NASDAQ:LOCO] announced yesterday that its board has appointed Bernard Acoca as the company’s president, chief executive officer, and member of its board of directors effective March 12. Acoca succeeds retiring CEO Steve Sather. 

Latest Liberty Tax CEO Fired, Demoted Co-Founder Hewitt Brings in Franchisees

At the height of the busy tax season, troubled Liberty Tax fired its newly appointed CEO Edward L. Brunot, on the job for six months after he was handpicked by disgraced co-founder and ex-CEO John T. Hewitt, who was accused of having sexual escapades with staff and franchisees.

RE/MAX Co-Founder Dave Liniger Hands over Reins to Co-CEO Adam Cantos

RE/MAX board of directors announced last week that their co-founder and co-chief executive officer Dave Liniger has stepped down from his position, allowing Adam Contos to be the sole CEO of the Denver-based real estate giant franchise company. Liniger will now become a non-executive chairman of the RE/MAX Holdings Board.