The Krystal Co. has named Carl Jakaitis chief financial officer, effective immediately, the company said this week.
Jakaitis, who replaces Linda Philp as CFO, was previously CFO for McAlister’s Deli. Prior to that, he was CFO of Petrus Brands. Earlier, he was also an operator of the Planet Smoothie and Shane’s Rib Shack chains. From 1994 to 2004, Jakaitis served as CFO for Church’s Chicken.
“Carl’s 35 years of restaurant industry experience will provide The Krystal Com