DALLAS The La Madeleine Bakery, Café and Bistro chain has named menu-development veteran Philip Costner chief operation officer.
Costner most recently was vice president of food and beverage for Carlson Restaurants Worldwide of Carrollton, Texas. Carlson and its franchisees operate 1,000 T.G.I. Friday’s and Pick Up Stix casual restaurants.
Costner, who also has worked with Universal Studios, LSG Sky Chefs and Warwick Hotels International, replaces Roz Mallet,