Denver Quiznos announced Monday that Rick Schaden, the company’s founder, will become CEO. He is replacing Dave Deno, who resigned for personal reasons. Schaden will work alongside executive chairman Greg Brenneman.
Schaden, who was a franchise owner before he purchased and grew the Quiznos franchise business in 1991, is the company’s largest shareholder. He also holds the position of founder and chairman of Consumer Capital Partners, a private investment, concept development, strategic advisory and causal marketing firm.