John Cappasola named president at Del Taco

January 6, 2017

Del Taco Restaurants Inc. this week promoted John D. Cappasola Jr. to president and chief brand officer.

Cappasola had been executive vice president and chief brand officer of the Lake Forest, Calif.-based company. He will lead the Mexican quick-service chain’s brand strategy, marketing, menu development, culinary innovation and restaurant operations and support.

“John is a strong leader and talented executive who has been instrumental in the development and execution of our combined solutions strategy, which has led some of the best results in the restaurant category over the past several years,” CEO Paul Murphy said in a statement. “The move