22nd February 2012: Denver based international quick service restaurant chain (QSR) Quiznos, which is planning to expand aggressively in the country has announced Harsha V. Agadi as Executive Chairman of its Board of Managers.
Originally from Mumbai, Agadi brings more than 25 years of experience with food service companies like Domino's Pizza, Pepsi, Kraft, General Foods, Little Caesars Enterprises, Church's Chicken, and most recently, Friendly's Ice Cream Company. Agadi will be supported by several other new board members, as well as Quiznos current CEO Greg MacDonald who has been with the brand for more than a decade.
"We have confidence in Greg MacDonald and his team as they work to revitalize Quiznos and reinforce the brand's promise as a fresh, high-quality and great-tasting alternative to traditional fast food offerings," Agadi said. "Working together, we believe we have developed a financial plan that will allow the company to move towards achieving its long-term strategic goals. We are excited to be part of the Quiznos team and look forward to working with management, the franchise owners and the employees in the weeks and months ahead. The future of Quiznos is purely dependent on franchise profitability and same store sales and that is our fundamental focus."
Quiznos Franchise recently entered into the Indian markets and is rapidly growing
"We are pleased to have attracted someone of Harsha Agadi's caliber to Quiznos," MacDonald said. "Our objective is to reinvigorate and continue the development of the unique, global Quiznos brand. Bringing the knowledge and experience of Mr. Agadi to bear on this company will help us drive the business forward and maintain its position as one of the premier QSR companies in the world," he further added.