Riverside, Calif. — Farmer Boys Food, Inc., the parent company of the popular fast-casual concept, Farmer Boys®, has hired industry veteran Huntley Castner to serve as chief financial officer.
Castner’s extensive experience in the restaurant industry has been instrumental in growing system-wide sales and overseeing the expansion of several notable concepts, including Panda Restaurant Group, Yogurtland and, most recently, Lemonade Restaurant Group, where he held the position of CFO.
As CFO of Farmer Boys Food, Inc., the 30-year restaurant industry veteran will tap his experience with fast-casual concepts to provide strategic insight and analysis as Farmer Boys invests in store remodels, menu innovation, new franchisees and market expansion.
“We are excited to welcome Huntley to the Farmer Boys team,” says Farmer Boys’ president and chief operating officer, Karen Eadon. “Huntley’s vast experience with financial strategy and growth in the fast-casual sector is what we need to support the advancement of Farmer Boys and position the company for continued and ongoing success.”
Founded in 1981 and headquartered in Riverside, Calif., Farmer Boys® is a fast-casual restaurant chain serving award-winning burgers, specialty sandwiches, crisp salads, signature sides and all-day breakfast. Farmer Boys currently operates 90 restaurants in California and Nevada. For more information, visit www.farmerboys.com.
SOURCE: Farmer Boys Food, Inc.