MONCTON — Last week Imvescor Restaurant Group appointed Kevin Friesen and Terry Faulconbridge as chief operating officers for the Moncton-based company’s four brands — Pizza Delight, Mikes, Scores and Bâton Rouge.
Friesen will oversee the marketing, operations and development initiatives for the Pizza Delight and Bâton Rouge brands, while Faulconbridge takes on the same responsibilities for Mikes and Scores brands.
Both Friesen and Faulconbridge bring years of industry experience to their new roles. Friesen has 35 years experience in the foodservice Industry, working chains such as Little Caesars Canada, A&W Food Services of Canada and Smitty’s Pancake Houses – Canada. He was the chief marketing officer for Imvescor since January 2009, prior to which he held the position of COO for Pizza Delight. Faulconbridge was most recently chief operations officer for all Imvescor Brands, and was chief operating officer of Mikes from September 2006 to January 2009. Faulconbridge has more than 30 years experience in the foodservice industry, including senior stints at Loblaws, Subway Québec and McDonald’s Restaurants.
“Both Kevin and Terry have been key members of Imvescor’s senior management team as well as with each brand,” said Ron Magruder, Imvescor CEO. “Their industry and Imvescor experience made the decision to appoint them chief operating officers, for all four of our brands, very easy.”