Marco’s Pizza Elevates John Meyers to Chief Operating Officer

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Marco’s Pizza, the fast-growing pizzeria chain based in Ohio, has appointed industry veteran John Meyers to its C-suite as Chief Operating Officer (COO). Meyers, who brings over 25 years of experience in the restaurant and hospitality sector, will oversee operations, technology, and supply chain management for the chain.

Before his promotion, Meyers served as Marco’s Senior VP of Finance & Business Intelligence, where he played a crucial role in driving the company’s financial strategies. With a background that includes significant roles at The Walt Disney Company, Ruby Tuesday, and Darden Restaurants, Meyers brings a wealth of expertise to his new position.

In his new role as COO, Meyers will lead the development and implementation of innovative technologies aimed at boosting sales and enhancing operational efficiency across Marco’s Pizza locations. His strategic vision and commitment to the brand’s values have earned him recognition within the company, leading to this well-deserved promotion.

Tony Libardi, co-CEO and President of Marco’s Pizza, expressed confidence in Meyers’ ability to drive operational excellence and steer the brand towards sustained growth. Libardi highlighted Meyers’ exceptional leadership skills and strategic insights, emphasising his pivotal role in the company’s success.

Meyers expressed his excitement about contributing to Marco’s Pizza’s legacy during a phase of continued expansion. He emphasised the brand’s commitment to quality, highlighting the use of top-quality ingredients and fresh, made-from-scratch dough. Meyers reiterated his dedication to ensuring that every Marco’s Pizza encounter is a memorable experience for customers.

Marco’s Pizza has been rapidly expanding its footprint, both domestically and internationally. The recent promotion of John Meyers comes as the company reaches significant milestones, including the signing of a 50-unit master franchise agreement to bring Marco’s Pizza to Mexico City and the opening of its 1,200th location earlier this year.

Headquartered in Toledo, Ohio, Marco’s Pizza operates over 1,200 stores across 34 states, with additional locations in Puerto Rico and the Bahamas. With Meyers at the helm as COO, Marco’s Pizza is poised for further growth and success in the competitive pizza market.