Quiznos, a national quick-casual restaurant franchise chain, has announced the appointment of Stuart K. Mathis as the company's new President and CEO. It was also announced that Susan Lintonsmith would be taking over as the new Chief Marketing Officer. "I am a longtime fan of Quiznos, which has the best food in the marketplace," said Mathis. "I look forward to working with the franchise owners, the corporate team, the field teams, and the board of managers to serve our guests, help franchise owners meet their financial goals, and attract new franchise owners to the brand."
Prior to serving as the new President and CEO for Quiznos, Mathis served on the International Franchise Association's Board of Directors since 2007. Before being of the IFA's board, Mathis served as President of The UPS Store network for 10 years where he help led the company achieve double digit store same-store sales growth. Mathis also served as the EVP of Operations at Mail Boxes, Etc. and EVP of Franchise Operations at Domino's Pizza.
Quiznos executive chairman, Harsha V. Agadi had this to say about Mathis: "The depth of his experience in retail, restaurants and franchising uniquely qualifies him to lead this organization and move Quiznos forward."