Steve Pelton has been named Second Cup Ltd.'s new CEO following the retirement
of Garry Macdonald, effective May 31, 2019.
''On behalf of the
board of directors, I thank Garry for his extraordinary commitment over the
last two years, stabilizing the company and preparing it for growth," says
Michael Bergman, chairman of Second Cup Ltd. "When Garry became CEO, he made it
clear this would not be a long-term assignment. With Garry's important work
complete, Steve Pelton is exceptionally well qualified to lead Second Cup to an
ambitious new phase of growth."
Pelton has a strong
background in restaurant operations and was the founder and CEO of the highly
successful Landing Restaurants, which was sold to Recipe Unlimited in 2014.
Pelton continued to oversee the Landing Restaurants and additional brands
totaling more than $200 million in annual revenues. In his new role, Pelton
will look to grow the Second-Cup brand and represent the interests of its