SAN DIEGO -- Jack in the Box Inc. has named Eric Tunquist and Lenny Comma as vice presidents of operations.
As vice president of operations for Division I, Tunquist oversees the day-to-day operation of 670 company-owned Jack in the Box restaurants in Texas, St. Louis and the Southeast.
Since joining the company in 1999 as an area coach, Tunquist has held several positions of increasing responsibility, including manager of convenience store and fuel operations, regional vice president for Southern California and, most recently, [image-nocss] division vice president of guest service systems.
As vice president of operations for Division II, Comma oversees the day-to-day operation of 795 company-owned Jack in the Box restaurants in Arizona, California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon and Washington, and the company's proprietary chain of 57 Quick Stuff c-stores.
Comma joined the company in 2001 as division vice president of c-store and fuel operations and most recently served as regional vice president for Southern California.
Jack in the Box Inc., based in San Diego, operates and franchises Jack in the Box, with more than 2,000 restaurants in 17 states. The company also operates the proprietary chain of Quick Stuff c-stores, each built adjacent to a full-sized Jack in the Box restaurant and including a major-brand fuel station. Additionally, through a wholly owned subsidiary, the company operates and franchises fast-casual Qdoba Mexican Grill, with more than 300 restaurants in 40 states.