Seattle — MOD Super Fast Pizza Holdings, LLC, a fast-casual pizza concept, has appointed Becky Mulligan to the role of senior vice president, operations, effective immediately. She brings to MOD over 25 years of experience at leading brands.
In her new role, Mulligan will oversee all aspects of operations across 420+ company-owned and operated stores, focusing on continuous improvement of MOD’s operational execution and the development and support of field leadership teams, in order to deliver a consistently exceptional experience. She will lead the field operations and operations excellence teams, as well as manage operational standards for the company’s 80+ franchise locations. Mulligan will be based at the company support center in Bellevue, Wash., reporting directly to Scott Svenson, MOD co-founder and CEO.
Mulligan joins MOD from AB Wellco, where she was chief executive officer, overseeing three culinary brands (The Little Beet, Little Beet Table and Le Pain Quotidien US) currently comprised of 76 locations and three commercial kitchens. Prior to that, she spent 16 years at Starbucks Coffee Company excelling in local and regional leadership roles during periods of immense growth. While at Starbucks, she led several key initiatives including mobile order and pay, drive-thru innovation and delivery pilot programs.
“We’re thrilled to welcome Becky to the MOD team and are excited for her to bring her hands-on approach and impressive track record to our field leadership team,” says Svenson. “As a true servant leader, Becky will fit in perfectly with our people-first culture, as we double down on our commitment to develop our people in advance of significant growth ahead. We are still in the early chapters of the MOD journey, and Becky is the perfect leader to help us continue to improve our execution to ensure we continue to deliver on our mission to build a brand that helps make a positive social impact in the communities we serve.”
MOD Pizza is the pioneer of fast-casual pizza, with over 500 locations throughout North America, with plans for continued store growth. The Seattle-based company reported 2020 system-wide sales of $461 million — bolstered by a 275% increase in digital revenue over 2019. For more information, visit www.modpizza.com.
SOURCE: MOD Pizza