Donna Josephson, Corner Bakery Cafe
Donna Josephson has been named senior vice-president and c.m.o. of Corner Bakery Cafe.

DALLAS — Donna Josephson has joined Corner Bakery Cafe as senior vice-president and chief marketing officer. Ms. Josephson has more than 20 years of restaurant marketing experience in developing and implementing innovative brand strategies and marketing programs, most recently as c.m.o. at Fazoli’s.

Prior to Fazoli’s, Ms. Josephson was vice-president of global marketing and c.m.o. at McAlister’s Deli, and earlier she was south region marketing director at Wendy’s International. She also was executive director of field marketing at Applebee’s International and marketing director at Chick-fil-A.

She received both a bachelor of science degree and master’s degree in business management from Ball State University in Muncie, Ind.

“Donna brings a wealth of experience in strategically building great brands,” said Frank Paci, chief executive officer of Corner Bakery Cafe. “She is a great addition to our team, and we look forward to her leadership in growing the Corner Bakery Cafe brand.”