Just Salad announced that Andrew Marsallo has been appointed to serve as the company’s Director of Real Estate. Andrew will be responsible for managing Just Salad’s rapidly growing real estate pipeline, with a particular focus on the chain’s growth in both existing and new markets.

“We are thrilled to welcome Andrew Marsallo to the Just Salad team as our new Director of Real Estate,” says Nick Kenner, Founder & CEO at Just Salad. “His extensive experience and deep understanding of the fast casual industry will be invaluable as we continue to grow and expand our footprint. Andrew’s expertise in the [quick-service] sector will play a pivotal role in strategically selecting new locations for the brand across new and existing markets, while furthering our mission to make healthy food accessible to all.”

With over a decade of experience in real estate management, Andrew brings a wealth of knowledge to this new position. Prior to joining Just Salad, Andrew led real estate expansion for prominent restaurant companies including Shake Shack and Pret A Manger, overseeing site selection, lease negotiations, and market analysis across roles. Andrew has demonstrated a keen eye for identifying real estate opportunities and executing strategic expansion plans throughout his career.

“I am excited to spearhead Just Salad’s real estate strategy as we enter a phase of accelerated expansion,” adds Andrew. “With years of experience working in real estate, particularly within the fast-casual dining realm, I am enthusiastic about applying my knowledge to fuel Just Salad’s ongoing growth trajectory. Together through collaboration and strategic planning, we will continue to build upon Just Salad’s robust foundation and bring its unique offerings to even more communities.”

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