President & CEO
John led the launch of QSCC in January 2010. He works closely with QSCC’s Board of Directors and Wendy’s senior leadership to ensure his team exceeds Member and Brand expectations. John’s range of executive experience - including supply, distribution, procurement, and operations - gives him powerful insight into every link of the supply chain and a keen understanding of how they interact.
Prior to joining QSCC, John served in the supplier and manufacturing community as EVP for the Commercial Division of Nice-Pak/PDII, the global expert in preventing infection and cross-contamination from bacteria in foodservice and healthcare settings.
John also served as Chief Procurement Officer of U.S. Foodservice as well as SVP of Purchasing, Distribution, and Logistics for Unified Foodservice Purchasing Co-op, LLC (the co-op for Yum! Brands), where he oversaw the procurement and distribution interests of franchise and corporate stores across A&W, KFC, Long John Silver’s, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell.
John is a member of the boards of the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption and GS1. He also co-chairs the Supply Chain Sub-Committee of the National Council of Chain Restaurants.