Sonic names Christina Bell Vaughan president of company restaurants

January 24, 2017

Sonic Corp. has named company veteran Christina Bell Vaughan president of Sonic Restaurants Inc., its subsidiary that owns and operates 286 restaurants, the drive-in operator said Tuesday.

Vaughan, who joined Sonic in 2002, succeeds Harold Ceron, who has moved into a development position at the Oklahoma City-based company, a Sonic spokeswoman said.

“Christina is a common-sense-driven executive leader who has delivered in every position she has held with our company,” said Cliff Hudson, CEO of Sonic, in a statement.

Vaughan most recently served as vice president of franchise operations, overseeing the central region of the United States. Prior to that,