John joined the Rita’s team in January of 2015 as Director of International and Concept Development. In September of 2015 he was promoted to Vice President of International and Concept Development to address unique needs of our newer markets. In March of 2017 he was promoted to Senior Vice President of Brand Development and Supply Chain. John brings with him over 20 years of experience in senior leadership roles with national brands. He most recently ran regions for CiCi’s Pizza, YUM Brands and was also a Regional Vice President with Bennigan’s which included coverage of the Middle East, Asia and South America.