Kristin Dolan Elected to Wendy’s Board

Former Cablevision Systems exec Kristin Dolan is extending her business acumen to the world of fast food.

Dolan, the former COO of Cablevision (now part of Altice USA), has been appointed to the board of The Wendy’s Company, which, through the appointment, has bumped the size of its board from 11 to 12 members.

Dolan is now CEO of 605 LLC, an audience and data analytics company.

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She and her husband, James Dolan, the former CEO of Cablevision, have also formed an investment fund, Dolan Family Ventures, that is focused on providing capital to data, analytics and tech-based, media-focused businesses.

Kristin Dolan also also serves as a director of AMC Networks, The Madison Square Garden Company and Revlon Inc.

"My fellow Board members and I are delighted to welcome Kristin to serve on our Board,” Nelson Peltz, Wendy’s board chairman, said in a statement. “Her impressive experience in the media and entertainment marketing industries, coupled with her extensive experience as a chief executive officer, chief operating officer and public company director, brings valuable expertise and an insightful perspective to our Board."