November 21, 2012 // Franchising.com // CafÃ© Yumm!, one of Oregon’s fastest-growing privately held companies over the past five years, has hired Marne Dunder to fill the newly created position of Assistant Marketing Director.
Dunder is an Oregon native and a graduate of the University of Oregon. His past marketing experience includes work in planning, design, writing, and presentation. The new position will help CafÃ© Yumm! maintain a consistent brand image while the business continues to grow and bring its eateries and product offerings to new markets. Dunder will focus on franchise sales, strategic product promotions, in-store merchandising, package design, social media, event planning, and copy writing.
“We have a unique culture and business model at CafÃ© Yumm!,” said Mark Beauchamp, co-founder and President. “So we were very pleased to find someone like Marne who shares our passion and vision.”
CafÃ© Yumm! has 11 stores throughout Oregon and plans to open at least two more stores in 2013. CafÃ© Yumm! retail products can be found in nearly 100 grocery stores throughout Oregon, Western Washington, and Northern California.
Beau Delicious! International, LLC operates and franchises CafÃ© Yumm! restaurants. CafÃ© Yumm! serves Soul satisfying. . . Deeply nourishing® signature Yumm! Bowls, bento, salads, and soups complemented by delicious specialty sauces. The first CafÃ© Yumm! opened in 1997. Over 50% of food products sold through CafÃ© Yumm! are certified organic and are freshly prepared in a distinctive, comfortable atmosphere. CafÃ© Yumm! has received numerous environmental awards including Emerald Award for Environmental Values and Mayor’s Bold Steps Toward Sustainability Award, To learn more, visit www.cafeyumm.com.
SOURCE: Beau Delicious! International, LLC, franchisor of CafÃ© Yumm!, 456 Charnelton, Eugene, OR 97401. www.cafeyumm.com
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