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Papa Johns promotes Anne Fischer to chief marketing and digital officer

Papa Johns promotes Anne Fischer to chief marketing and digital officer
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“Ann’s strategic thought leadership and creativity have been essential to Papa John’s digital marketing success over the past three years, so we are especially pleased to have her promoted to CMDO,” Wetzel said in a statement. “Digital innovation continues to be a tremendous opportunity for our brand’s long-term growth. Ann’s deep experience in cutting-edge digital marketing, including leadership of our loyalty program, aggregation partnerships and technology-backed customer experience initiatives, brings unique perspective and skill to the CMDO role and will help Papa Johns To continue to be a leader in our category.”

Fischer’s promotion comes as the chain begins to develop a strategic plan to revamp its restaurants and adopt a more differentiated position in the fast-service pizza space. The new brand, which includes a new logo that removes the apostrophe — a subtle reminder of its break with controversial founder John Shatner — will start rolling out this year.

Fisher joined Papa Johns in 2015 as Senior Director of Digital Marketing, where her duties included developing the Papa Rewards digital loyalty app that doubled in size under her watch. Fisher has also helped drive the growth of aggregator partnerships with Papa John’s. which refers to third-party partners involved in delivery.

“Contributing to Papa John’s transformation and return to growth has been a highlight of my career,” Fisher said in a statement. “Papa Johns has always been a digital premiere brand, leveraging technology to provide our customers with the highest quality and best value pizza and food wherever and however they want to order.”

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Prior to Papa John’s, Fisher was the Marketing Director of SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment. She started her career at Walt Disney World.

Papa Johns is the world’s third largest pizza delivery company with more than 5,500 locations in 50 countries and territories. It is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

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