CARROLLTON Texas T.G.I. Friday's has appointed Ian Saunders to the new post of president and chief operating officer of its international division.
Saunders most recently worked for Papa John's International Inc. as its regional vice president for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. At Friday's, he will be responsible for all aspects of the casual-dining chain's international business, including its growth strategy. Currently, 325 of Friday's 917 restaurants are