Frances Allen Named Brand President of Jack in the Box Restaurants
Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ: JACK) today announced that Frances Allen will join the company as President of the Jack in the Box restaurant brand, effective October 27. Allen has more than 30 years of branding and marketing experience, including senior leadership roles at such major organizations as Denny’s, Dunkin’ Brands, Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications, PepsiCo and Frito-Lay.
“We’re excited that Frances has agreed to lead the Jack in the Box brand,” said Lenny Comma, Jack in the Box Inc. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “Frances is a proven leader whose management style will be a great fit with the Jack in the Box culture. She has extensive experience in strengthening the brand positioning of several major retail and foodservice brands, and I’m looking forward to her contributions at Jack in the Box.