Durango, CO — Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. has appointed Robert J. Sarlls as its next CEO, effective May 9, 2022.
Sarlls joins Rocky Mountain Chocolate from Wyandot, Inc. where he served as President and CEO for six years. He also recently served as chairman of SNAC International and on the board of Mennel Milling Co.
“I am honored to join Rocky Mountain Chocolate and to have the privilege of leading its business transformation,” says Sarlls. “I am committed to working with our experienced and loyal team in Durango, along with our franchisees, partners, and enthusiastic Rocky Mountain consumers, to deliver on our brand’s value proposition.”
The company’s Board Chair Elisabeth Charles, adds: “Rob is a proven transformational change leader who understands how to identify and develop growth strategies, refine operational and financial best practices, and create a dynamic culture that rewards excellence.”