Restaurant industry veteran John Billingsley was named chief development officer for Paris Baguette, a Parisian-inspired fast-casual global bakery. Billingsley will develop and implement a diverse channel growth strategy, including dedicated concept application, financial modeling and domestic deployment. John P BillingsleyJohn Billingsley

Billingsley’s background includes leadership roles with brands such as Au Pon Bon and Papa Gino’s. Most recently, he served as chief development officer at Le Pain Quotidien USA.