Shake Shack announce executive appointments
Shake Shack (SHAK) announced the appointments of Chief Development Officer, Chief Global Licensing Officer, Chief Information Officer and Chief Marketing Officer, as well as the addition of its ninth board member. All four positions represent new roles at the company, filled with a balanced team of internal and external talent. With sizeable growth ahead and a relentless focus on excellence, experience and hospitality, Shake Shack's team of senior leaders will be instrumental in its strategic growth. Andrew McCaughan, formerly Vice President of Development at Shake Shack, has been promoted to Chief Development Officer, effective February 28, 2019. He will be responsible for the overall growth of the company, leading the real estate strategy, design, construction and facilities functions. Michael Kark, formerly Vice President of Global Licensing at Shake Shack, has been promoted to Chief Global Licensing Officer, effective February 28, 2019. He will be responsible for overseeing the company's rapidly expanding licensed partnerships around the world. Dave Harris has been named as Chief Information Officer and will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of technology at Shake Shack. Prior to joining Shake Shack, Dave served as Vice President of Digital Technology at Newell Brands (NWL).