Krispy Kreme Appoints Dan Beem As President -- International - WICU12 HD WSEE Erie, PA News, Sports, Weather and Events

Krispy Kreme Appoints Dan Beem As President -- International

Information contained on this page is provided by an independent third-party content provider. WorldNow and this Station make no warranties or representations in connection therewith. If you have any questions or comments about this page please contact pressreleases@worldnow.com.

SOURCE Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE:  KKD) announced today that Dan Beem will be joining Krispy Kreme as Senior Vice President of the Company and President – International later this month.  Mr. Beem, age 44, will report to President and Chief Executive Officer Jim Morgan, and will be responsible for the Company's International Franchise business segment.  Mr. Beem succeeds Jeff Welch, who has left the Company.

Mr. Beem has over 20 years' experience in the restaurant industry.  He most recently served as President of Cold Stone Creamery and Kahala Corp. International, where he directed all international development, operations and franchise development for Kahala's 14 brands and over 3,000 stores worldwide, including over 1,500 Cold Stone Creamery locations in 25 countries.  Prior to joining Cold Stone in 2003, he held executive and management positions with Planet Hollywood, T.G.I. Fridays, Gordon Biersch Brewing Company and NASCAR.

"We are truly delighted to have Dan join our team," said Jim Morgan.  "His extensive restaurant experience and superb international track record make him an ideal fit to lead our ongoing international expansion and development efforts.  We are also appreciative of Jeff Welch's many years of service to Krispy Kreme and wish him well."

About Krispy Kreme

Krispy Kreme is a leading branded specialty retailer and wholesaler of premium quality sweet treats and complementary products, including its signature Original Glazed® doughnut.  Headquartered in Winston-Salem, N.C., the Company has offered the highest quality doughnuts and great tasting coffee since it was founded in 1937.  Today, Krispy Kreme shops can be found in more than 800 locations in over 20 countries around the world.  Connect with Krispy Kreme at www.krispykreme.com.

©2012 PR Newswire. All Rights Reserved.

Powered by WorldNow
3514 State St. Erie, PA 16508
Newsroom: (814)454-8812
Toll Free: 1(800)454-8812
Business offices: (814)454-5201
WICU FCC Filing
WSEE FCC Filing
Share:
Share Stories
Submit your stories to our site!
Share Photos
Share your photos in our community galleries
Mobile:
Mobile Site
Be sure to stay constantly updated with the power of WICU12 and WSEE at your fingertips
Free Android App
Free iPhone App
Free iPad App
Storm Tracker App
Droid
iPhone
iPad
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WICU. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
                   WICU/WSEE - 3514 State Street Erie, PA 16508 - (814) 454-5201 - info@wicu12.com