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Moe’s Southwest Grill Gets New Chief Brand Officer

Multiconcept operator Focus Brands tapped Tory Bartlett to serve as chief brand officer for Moe’s Southwest Grill. Bartlett, who has been with Focus Brands for three years, previously served in the same role for sibling concept Schlotzsky’s.

Tory HeadshotDuring his Schlotzsky's tenure, Bartlett introduced two new prototypes as well as overhauled the menu to streamline operations and maximize kitchen efficiency, per a company release.

A restaurant industry veteran with more than 30 years of experience, Bartlett’s background includes working in leadership roles at Tin Lizzy's and Hooters prior to joining Focus Brands.