Rōti Modern Mediterranean appointed Justin Seamonds to serve as chief executive officer of the Chicago-based fast-casual restaurant chain.

Roti Modern Mediterranean new CEOPrior to joining Rōti, Seamonds served as the CEO of Snack Street and president of Dean and DeLuca, where he led the organization to a $140 million buyout after making substantial improvements to the business, per a release announcing his new role.

Rōti operates 42 locations nationally, including restaurants in Chicago, New York City, Dallas, Houston, Minneapolis and Washington, D.C.