WILBRAHAM, Mass. (WWLP) – Friendly’s has named former Boston Market Corporation CEO George Michel as their interim CEO.
Michel will replace John Maguire, who is leaving Friendly’s after six years for another opportunity.
“It has been an incredible thrill to lead such an iconic New England brand,” Maguire said in a news release. “Friendly’s is a big part of who I am. The spirit of the organization, the people who I have had the pleasure of working with, and the great customers who keep coming back – those are all reasons why Friendly’s is so special.”
Michel will assume the role as interim CEO on October 1.