Rick Vanzura is the new chief executive of Wahlburgers, a hamburger-restaurant concept launched by South Shore chef Paul Wahlberg and his celebrity brothers Donnie and Mark Wahlberg.
The flagship Wahlburgers is in Hingham.
Formerly executive vice president and co-chief operating officer of the casual restaurant chain Panera, Vanzura will focus on expanding the Wahlburgers brand with plans to open more restaurants nationwide, beginning in the Boston area, the Wahlbergs said in a press release.
The Wahlburgers menu features fresh ground beef burgers made from an exclusive blend of chuck, brisket and short rib, as well as turkey burgers, salmon burgers, all beef hot dogs, crispy fries, onion rings, and house-made desserts. The Hingham restaurant offers full liquor service.
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