July 30, 2014 - Mexican quick service restaurant chain Taco John's® has selected Billie Jo Waara to be its new chief marketing officer. Waara has more than a decade of marketing experience, not only in the restaurant business but also in the tourism, banking, retail and communications industries. At Taco John's®, Waara is focusing on growing brand awareness.
"I'm excited to become part of this iconic brand with such a passionate fan base," says Waara. "Taco John's® has a rich heritage. For more than 40 years it has earned a reputation for delicious and convenient Mexican food. I'm eager to introduce Taco John's® to new markets and new customers."
The Taco John's® brand isn't new to Waara. She has been working with the company for nearly five years as the vice president of insights and media at Lawrence & Schiller, the restaurant chain's advertising agency of record.
"I hired Billie Jo because of her proven results and impressive experience growing sales and transactions," says Jeff Linville, CEO for Taco John's®. "I believe she will play a lead role in helping us achieve both our short and long term growth goals here at Taco John's®."
SOURCE Taco John's
Billie Jo Waara
Chief Marketing Officer, Taco John's®
307.635.0101, Ext. 104