Donatos names Steven Graves chief information officer


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Pizza chain Donatos on Tuesday named Steven Graves main information officer.

Most recently, Graves served as vice president of IT at Walmart-Sam’s Club. Ahead of that, he labored in enterprise know-how and cloud services automation for American Airlines.

At the Columbus-based chain, Graves will target on continuing Donatos’ development and improving its electronic presence, the organization mentioned.

Steven Graves, Donatos CIO

Donatos Main Technological innovation Officer Steven Graves / Photo courtesy Donatos

“He is a proven info technologies government with in excess of 25 a long time of practical experience overseeing all IT capabilities,” Donatos President Kevin King explained in a assertion. “He is a results-oriented chief, who is passionate about producing large-overall performance cultures to empower strategic company results.”

Donatos was launched in 1963 and now has 391 places to eat in 22 states, which include 169 regular dining places and 222 non-conventional locations—largely in partnership with Pink Robin.

“Donatos is a nicely-revered, iconic manufacturer and staple of the Ohio neighborhood led by passionate spouse and children proprietors with the optimum specifications of excellence,” Graves stated in a statement.

King rejoined Donatos early this yr after working for the chain from 1990 to 2003. In addition to the Crimson Robin Partnership, Donatos also performs with REEF to open and function ghost kitchens.

The chain stated late previous yr that it had observed extra than 22% yr-about-year revenue expansion.

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