October 23, 2013 // Franchising.com // Villa Enterprises Management Ltd., Inc., a global multi-concept restaurant franchisor, has hired Marty McFeely as its chief financial officer and Seamus MacTreinfhir as vice president of international business development.
McFeely will oversee financial and accounting functions for Villa Enterprises’ family of brands and will report directly to Villa Enterprises’ president, Ben Scotto. Most recently, McFeely was chief financial officer for quick-serve franchise company El Rancho Foods and brings extensive experience in the hospitality and restaurant industries, having held positions with McDonald’s, Sheraton and Marriott Corporation.
Bringing substantial international restaurant experience, MacTreinfhir will lead international development efforts for Villa Enterprises and will report to Adam Torine, senior vice president of business development. Prior to joining the Villa Enterprises family, MacTreinfhir was responsible for international development for TGI Fridays, managing efforts in the Middle East, Africa, Southern Europe and Canada. Previously, he also held positions at Pizza Hut, Burger King and Hot Stuff Foods.
"We are thrilled to have Marty and Seamus join our family. Both of them are restaurant and franchise veterans, and will play integral roles in the continued development of the Villa Enterprises family of brands," says CEO, Anthony Scotto. "We are grateful to be strengthening our management team with leaders with a proven track record to help accelerate the growth of our company and support our franchisees worldwide."
Villa Enterprises owns several unique quick-service brands – Villa Italian Kitchen, Green Leaf’s, Bananas, Mo’ Burger, Far East and South Philly Steaks & Fries – primarily found in shopping centers and airport food courts. Operating more than 330 concepts across 38 United States, as well as in Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico, and seven additional countries, the company is focused on multi-brand opportunities and expanding its management services to operate entire food courts.
Additionally, Villa Enterprises Management owns and operates several upscale full-service restaurants in the New York City Metro area. For more information, please visit www.villaenterprises.com.
Villa Enterprises Management Ltd., Inc. (and its affiliates, Villa Enterprises) is a global multi-concept restaurant franchisor with more than 330 quick-service restaurant (QSR) locations across 38 U.S. states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and seven additional countries. Founded in 1964 by Naples, Italy native Michele Scotto as a small pizzeria next to the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City, Villa Enterprises today is an international organization that owns several unique QSR brands: Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen, Villa Pizza; Green Leaf’s; Bananas; Casa Java; Mo’ Burger; Far East; and South Philly Steaks & Fries. These brands can be found in malls, airports, casinos, college campuses and outlet centers across the U.S. and internationally. Additionally, Villa Enterprises Management owns and operates several upscale full-service restaurants in the New York City Metro area. For more information, please visit www.villaenterprises.com.
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