SAN DIEGO – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ: JACK) continues the strategic transformation of its leadership team with the addition of Chris Brandon, IRC, 14-year veteran of the franchise restaurant industry, as Vice -President of Investor Relations, effective June 7, 2021.
Brandon joins Jack in the Box from Domino’s Pizza, where he has held various communications roles over the past 14 years, most recently as Director of Investor Relations. His past roles at Domino’s included responsibility for legislative affairs as well as media relations and public relations and franchise events. Previously, Brandon held various sales and marketing positions at NASCAR between 2003 and 2007.
âChris has a proven ability to build trusting relationships with key members of the investment community and brings extensive knowledge of the franchise restaurant industry, with over a decade of experience in communicating strategies. growth, âsaid Chief Financial Officer Tim Mullany. âI have no doubts that he will be a valuable addition to our team as we embark on a new chapter of growth to expand Jack’s reach into existing markets and into new territories in the years to come.
Brandon said, âI look forward to sharing Jack in the Box’s exciting story of renewed growth. Jack’s new leadership team instills a strong culture of service to his clients and franchisees, and I plan to extend that same approach to members of the investment community.
Brandon graduated from the University of Kansas in 2002 with a journalism degree in strategic communication and a degree in psychology. He also received a Masters in Sports Business from New York University in 2006. He was ranked among the top RI professionals nationally by Institutional Investor and earned Investor Relations Charter (IRC) certification in 2018.
About Jack in the Box Inc.
Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ: JACK), based in San Diego, is a restaurant company that operates and franchises Jack in the BoxÂ® restaurants, one of the nation’s largest burger chains, with more than 2,200 restaurants in 21 states and Guam. . For more information on Jack in the Box, including franchising opportunities, visit www.jackinthebox.com.
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