Captain D’s, the leading fast casual seafood restaurant, announced that Summer Sims has been promoted to Director of Operations. Sims will oversee the operations and financial responsibilities of the Alabama, Mississippi, Oklahoma, and Arkansas territories and help hire and develop company employees in these markets.
Sims’s career at Captain D’s spans over two decades, beginning with her first role as a Guest Specialist to nearly every position in the restaurant operations arena. Her impressive results coupled with her guest-centric drive have earned her several honorable recognitions within the company, including two “Vice President PRIDE” awards.
“Summer epitomizes our core value of doing what is right for our guest and our brand every day,” said Phil Greifeld, president and chief executive officer of Captain D’s. “She has worked her way up in the company and has served as an excellent example of leadership to the new team members.”
With 525 restaurants in 21 states, Captain D’s is the nation’s leading fast casual seafood restaurant and was named the #1 seafood chain in the QSR 50, ranked by AUV. Founded in 1969, Captain D’s has been offering its customers high-quality seafood at reasonable prices in a welcoming atmosphere for more than 48 years.