Garden Fresh Restaurants hired two new members to its executive team. David Carr joins the San Diego-based company as chief financial officer, while Julie Derry joins as chief marketing officer, according to a news release.
Carr spent the last 15 years handling finance at Petco Animal Supplies. He served in a variety of leadership roles, including vice president of finance, and vice president of financial planning and analysis.
Derry comes to the company with an extensive background in e-commerce. Before joining Garden Fresh, she directed mobile and digital marketing for San Francisco-based See’s Candles, and served as vice president of digital experience at Guitar Center.
“It’s fresh and exciting times at Garden Fresh,” said John Morberg, CEO of Garden Fresh Restaurants, in a news release. “These two outstanding individuals are the perfect fit for our culture and revitalized strategic direction.”