Former PepsiCo executive and member of Kitchen Brains' assumes a management position.

Restaurant industry veteran Timothy Lane was named chief executive officer of Kitchen Brains. Lane previously served on Kitchen Brains' board of directors.

Lane's background includes serving as CEO, PepsiCo Restaurants International (PRI) for Asia and the Middle East (KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell). Earlier in his PepsiCo career, Lane served as CFO, KFC Worldwide; CFO, Pepsi International; and CFO, Frito Lay International. Prior to joining PepsiCo, Lane served as president and CEO, Holiday Inn Worldwide.