Chief Operating Officer

Bill's: All change at the top

Bill's restructures management team

By Mark Wingett

Bill’s Restaurants, the Richard Caring-­backed chain, has carried out a restructuring of its management team, which has seen chief operating officer Roberto Moretti and managing director Scott Macdonald leave the company with immediate effect. 

Costa & A Kip service launched

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Costa to trial coffee and kip service

By Emma Eversham

Costa is trialling a new service in its coffee shops which offers customers the chance to have an afternoon nap before drinking their coffee. 

Brian wisdom has led People 1st since its inception 10 years ago

Brian Wisdom to step down from People 1st

By Luke Nicholls

Brian Wisdom is stepping down from his role as chief executive of People 1st after 10 years of service with the skills and workforce development charity. 

Paul Flaum is the new managing director of Whitbread Restaurants

Whitbread appoints three new directors

By Becky Paskin

Whitbread has appointed a new managing director of its restaurants division, who will be responsible for progressing the group’s restaurant strategy in the UK.

Wgamama plans to expand from Boston to the East Coast

Wagamama eyes 650 US sites

By Martyn Leek

Wagamama, the fast casual noodle chain, has said it believes there is scope for 650 managed sites in the US

Shine Award winners 2010

Hospitality's women triumph at Shine Awards 2010

By Emma Eversham

Eleven women working in hospitality, travel and tourism have been recognised for their 'extraordinary contribution' to the industry, their businesses and staff at the sixth Shine Awards

The Sparling and TGI Friday's promotions

The Sparling and TGI Friday's promotions

By Emma Eversham

Ian Davies is promoted to head chef at The Sparling at Barton and TGI Fridays former UK MD, Ricky Richardson steps up to chief operating officer of TGI Fridays International