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Long John Silver’s Reels in New COO

Quick-service seafood chain Long John Silver’s hired Blain Shortreed to serve as chief operating officer, effective Jan. 1, 2019.

Blain Shortreed HeadshotBlain ShortreedShortreed has more than 25 years of global restaurant experience. Most recently Shortreed served as managing director of Pizza Hut’s Middle East/North Africa business. Prior to this assignment, he was vice president of operations for Pizza Hut USA.