DALLAS — Brandon L. Solano has been named chief executive officer at Rave Restaurant Group, Inc., parent company of Pie Five Pizza Co. and Pizza Inn. He succeeds Scott Crane, who left the company in July.
Mr. Solano started in food service in 2008, when he was named vice-president of innovation at Domino’s Pizza, and later vice-president of development. He also was chief marketing officer at The Wendy’s Company, Papa Murphy’s International and fast casual concept Pei Wei Asian Kitchen.
“Brandon has been a difference maker for multiple brands in the restaurant space,” said Mark Schwarz, chairman of Rave Restaurant Group, Inc. “He has a history of driving profitable traffic and leading brands to cultural relevance.”