Yoshinoya America Names Jim Stevens as Chief Operating Officer

February 9, 2017

Torrance, CA  (RestaurantNews.comYoshinoya America is building on its momentum of four consecutive years of same store sales growth of +5% by welcoming new leadership. Jim Stevens has been named Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the company, effective immediately.

In this newly created role, Stevens will work closely with the senior level team on the company’s overall strategy and execution. Stevens will oversee, develop and set direction for operations as the company continues to remodel its existing store base as well as open new locations. Stevens will report to the CEO of Yoshinoya America, Dar Vasseghi.

Stevens has nearly three