Aaron White Promoted to Executive Vice President, Chief People Officer and Wade Allen Returns to Role as Chief Digital Officer
DALLAS, Oct. 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Brinker International, Inc. today announced Aaron White has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Chief People Officer, Brinker International. In her new role, White will oversee all aspects of the Team Member experience for Brinker and Chili’s® Grill & Bar, including recruitment and retention, talent selection, learning and development, and diversity, equity and inclusion. At an enterprise level, she will also lead key business priorities such as culinary operations, restaurant services, Guest engagement and Team Member relations.
“Given the importance of Team Member and manager retention, we’re moving our people function closer to the operation,” said Kevin HochmanPresident and CEO of Brinker International. “And with previous leadership roles in PeopleWorks – our HR department – and extensive operations experience, Aaron was the perfect candidate to help us achieve our hiring and retention goals and make our positions in the field easier, more fun and more rewarding.”
Aaron joined Chili’s as an hourly Team Member and has devoted her twenty-plus year …