Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 16, 2012
Johnny Carino's today announced that it has promoted Sunny Darden to Vice President of Operations. Darden will be bringing her proven track record of success to a larger segment of the company-owned stores.
“Sunny has consistently brought tremendous leadership in our largest market in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, which has been one of our strongest markets,” said Creed Ford, CEO of Johnny Carino’s. “She brings amazing energy to everything she does and continuously demonstrates an ability to motivate her teams and strengthen performance.”
Under her leadership, Darden has built a model for guest-focused operations while maintaining fiscal discipline and profitability. Her markets have continued to see sales and guest count growth while also delivering some of the highest levels of positive guest feedback. In her 5 years with Johnny Carino’s, Darden has instilled a sense of energy, passion and accountability amongst her teams, that is critical for success in this business.
In addition to her efforts with corporate-owned restaurants, Darden serves as the liaison and consultant with Johnny Carino’s largest franchise partner on the West coast.
When not leading and inspiring her teams to success, Darden loves cooking and being active with her two young boys and being a baseball mom. As a resident of the Dallas area, Darden is an avid Cowboys and Rangers fan.
About Johnny Carino’s:
Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Johnny Carino’s owns and operates 67 corporate-owned restaurants with 57 franchise partner locations nationwide. Johnny Carino's offers a wide selection of original, fresh, delectable dishes at superior value that every family can afford to enjoy. For more information about Johnny Carino's, please visit http://carinos.com. To receive the latest updates, please "Like" Johnny Carino's on Facebook at http://facebook.com/carinositalian and follow Johnny Carino's on Twitter at http://twitter.com/carinositalian.