True Food Kitchen Announces Christine Barone as CEO

September 15, 2016

Former Starbucks executive to spearhead growth of True Food Kitchen including hiring top-level talent

Christine Barone

Phoenix, AZ  (RestaurantNews.comFox Restaurant Concepts (FRC) has hired  former Starbucks executive Christine Barone as chief executive officer of True Food Kitchen, an innovative restaurant brand founded by hospitality visionary Sam Fox and inspired by the principles of Dr. Andrew Weil’s anti-inflammatory food pyramid. Christine will work closely with Sam in FRC’s home office in Phoenix, Ariz. to transition True Food Kitchen into a stand-alone company under Centerbridge Partners’ majority ownership over the next year.

In her role, Christine will drive True Food Kitchen’s