Dallas — Wingstop has added Anne Fischer to its team as senior vice president, chief growth officer. She will lead Wingstop’s marketing and digital strategies.
Fischer brings a deep understanding of the restaurant industry, with a proven track record. Prior to joining Wingstop, she was chief marketing & digital officer title at Papa John’s International, where she spent 8 years of her career. She has more than 20 years of combined experience in QSR and hospitality industries, including marketing and sales leadership roles at The Walt Disney Company and SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment.
“I truly believe we are just getting started at Wingstop, and I couldn’t be more excited to have Anne join our team,” says Michael Skipworth, Wingstop’s president and CEO. “Anne is a natural culture fit and a proven leader who will help Wingstop continue to execute its marketing and digital strategies.”
Fischer’s appointment comes as Wingstop sets it sights on 20 consecutive years of same-store sales growth and makes strategic investments in its digital platform, with more than 35 million users in Wingstop’s digital database.
Founded in 1994 and headquartered in Dallas, Wingstop Inc. operates and franchises more than 2,000 locations worldwide. In fiscal year 2022, Wingstop’s system-wide sales increased 16.8% to approximately $2.7 billion, marking the 19th consecutive year of same store sales growth.
SOURCE: Wingstop Restaurants Inc.