Chief Information Officer, Pizza Hut, Inc.
Baron Concors has responsibility for all aspects of Pizza Hut's information technology including application development, e-Commerce, architecture and support. Under his direction, the IT department serves as a valued business partner focused on accelerating Pizza Hut's business through technology that delivers a competitive advantage and profitable growth. He brings extensive experience in business process design, operations, and marketing with an emphasis in retail, hospitality and consumer goods. In 2007, he was recognized by Chain Store Age magazine with the "Rising Stars -- 40 under 40" award. In 2009, he was named by Computerworld Magazine as one of the Premier 100 IT Leaders in the world. Prior to joining Pizza Hut, he was Vice President of Global Retail Technology for FedEx and held a variety of leadership positions at Deloitte and Touche LLP, and Ernst and Young LLP.
Pizza Hut, an American icon, delivers more pizza, pasta and wings than any other restaurant in the world. A shining example of success in American entrepreneurism, the company began 50 years ago and today operates more than 10,000 restaurants in over one hundred countries. In 2009, Forbes names the Pizza Hut iPhone application the #1 branded mobile application of the year. Pizza Hut, Inc. is a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM).