The Latest News

FE&S delivers relevant news of the day to the foodservice equipment and supplies marketplace.


Whataburger Updates Structure and Management Team

Whataburger has announced several updates to the company's business structure and management team that go into effect January 1, 2015.

This includes naming Dino Del Nano as chief operating officer for the Whatabrands Support System division. He formerly served as a senior vice president.

Other changes include:

  • David Wilson, formerly senior vice president and chief of staff for Whatabrands, will serve as senior vice president of strategy execution and management.
  • Leonard Mazzocco, formerly group director for human resources systems, has been promoted to vice president of business operations.
  • Mike Sobel, formerly group director for Whataburger's retail operations, has been promoted to vice president of retail operations.

Del Nano has served Whataburger in various roles for 14 years. As chief operating officer, Del Nano will partner with Wilson to lead the strategy and execution team. He will also oversee human resources, communications, marketing and innovation, and the newly created business operations department.