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Management

Tony Thompson
President and Chief Executive Officer
Tony Thompson
President and Chief Executive Officer


Mr. Thompson has served as President and Chief Executive Officer since June 2014. He joined Krispy Kreme from Papa John’s International, Inc., where he most recently served as President and Chief Operating Officer. At Papa John’s, he previously held the positions of Executive Vice President, Global Operations; Executive Vice President, North American Operations; Senior Vice President, PJ Food Service; and Vice President, QCC Operations. Prior to joining Papa John’s in 2006, Mr. Thompson worke... 

Price Cooper
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Price Cooper
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer


Mr. Cooper has served as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer since April 2015. He joined Krispy Kereme in January 2015 as Executive Vice President. Mr. Cooper has over 15 years of restaurant industry experience. Prior to joining Krispy Kreme, Mr. Cooper was employed by Texas Roadhouse, Inc. from 2006 to 2015, serving as Chief Financial Officer from August 2011 to January 2015. For approximately eight years before joining Texas Roadhouse, Mr. Cooper held various fin... 
Cathleen D. Allred
Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Organizational Development
Cathleen D. Allred
Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Organizational Development


Ms. Allred has served as Senior Vice President – Human Resources and Organizational Development since May 2014. She served as Vice President – Corporate Human Resources and Training from March 2008 to May 2014. Prior to that, Ms. Allred served as Human Resources Director from November 2006 to March 2008. Ms. Allred joined Krispy Kreme in March 2002 as Human Resources Manager, and served in that capacity until March 2005 when she briefly left Krispy Kreme and was Human Resources Manager... 

Cynthia A. Bay
Senior Vice President of U.S. Franchises and Company Stores
Cynthia A. Bay
Senior Vice President of U.S. Franchises and Company Stores


Ms. Bay has served as Senior Vice President of U.S. Franchises and Company Stores since August 2011. Ms. Bay joined Krispy Kreme in July 2008 as Senior Vice President of Company Store Operations. From 2006 to 2008, Ms. Bay was an independent consultant focused on operations, training, and development. Formerly, she held various management positions within McDonald’s Corporation from 1981 to 2006, where she gained extensive leadership experience in multi-unit operations, training, and franchis... 
Daniel L. Beem
Senior Vice President and President – International
Daniel L. Beem
Senior Vice President and President – International


Mr. Beem has served as Senior Vice President of the Company and President – International since February 2014. Mr. Beem has over 20 years’ experience in the restaurant industry. He most recently served as President of Cold Stone Creamery and Kahala Corp. International, where he directed all international development, operations and franchise development for Kahala’s 14 brands and over 3,000 stores worldwide, including over 1,500 Cold Stone Creamery locations in 25 countries. Prior to joi... 

G. Dwayne  Chambers
Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
G. Dwayne  Chambers
Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer


Mr. Chambers has served as Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer since September 2010. Prior to joining Krispy Kreme, Mr. Chambers was Senior Vice President of Marketing and Brand Development at Fuddruckers Restaurants, Inc. from 2009 to 2010. Prior to that, Mr. Chambers was Chief Marketing Officer at Noodles & Company from 2006 to 2009, Vice President of Marketing at Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. from 2003 to 2006, and Vice President of Marketing at Sonic Corporation from ... 
Darryl R.  Marsch
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Darryl R.  Marsch
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary


Mr. Marsch has served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary since February 2012 and as Senior Vice President and General Counsel since September 2008. Mr. Marsch joined Krispy Kreme in May 2007 as Vice President and Associate General Counsel. Prior to that, Mr. Marsch was Senior Counsel for R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company from November 1998 to May 2007. From September 1991 to October 1998, Mr. Marsch was an associate at the law firm of Jones Day in Washington, D.C. ...