ShiftZen, a restaurant scheduling software company based in Durham, North Carolina, announced the addition of Richard Averitte as the company's marketing director. Averitte will be responsible for preparing marketing strategies and objectives, in addition to business development and client relations.
Averitte previously served as Vice-President of Operations and Marketing for Smithfield's Chicken 'N Bar-B-Q. In his new role with ShiftZen, Averitte will continue to help build the company's growing client base from around the country. Averitte brings twenty years of marketing and restaurant operations experience to the role.
"We're excited to have Richard and we know his experience will take us to the next level" says Peter Michaels, President of ShiftZen. "His intimate knowledge of restaurant operations will not only help us better relate to clients, but also give us insight on the use of the software within a restaurant.”