Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer

Phyllis Levy joined the Rita's team in 2017 as Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer.  A graduate of The Wharton School with an M.B.A. in Finance and Marketing, Phyllis is a nationally respected developer, acquirer, and marketer of new products and services for companies such as Campbell Soup, Johnson & Johnson, Kraft Foods, and GlaxoSmithKline. 


Phyllis’s career spans over 30 years as both an executive within and as a consultant to Fortune 500 firms in the food, pharmaceutical, and general consumer packaged goods industries.  She is passionate about the creation of successful beneficial new food business ventures that address consumer needs and provide profitable returns to the company shareholders and investors.  She particularly appreciates the complexities of the foodservice industry, having served as a management consultant for several years to Steak ’n Shake Corporation, and most recently was VP-Workplace Solutions for ARAMARK.


Phyllis is is very excited about helping to drive the multiple opportunities for significant profitable growth at Rita’s.  She’s responsible for establishing strategic marketing plans as well as driving product innovation, brand management and creative consumer communication on all levels.