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Captain D’s Promotes Two


Fast-casual seafood concept Captain D's promoted Janet Duckham and Nancy Ward to chief supply chain officer and vice president of training, respectively.

In her role as chief supply chain officer, Duckham will lead the worldwide purchasing functions, oversee all functions of quality assurance, as well as manage all aspects of distribution and logistics. As vice president of training, Ward's responsibilities include implementing Captain D's systematic training programs, creating internal development programs for the brand's operators at every level.

Duckham started at Captain D's six years ago as vice president of purchasing and added the company's quality assurance department after her first year. 

Ward joined Captain D's in 2012 as a human resources manager. She steadily grew to director of training and most recently served as assistant vice president of training.