People: Darden Restaurants Inc (DRI.N)
Mr. Ricardo (Rick) Cardenas is Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President of the Company. He has been our Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer since March 2016. He was Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer of the Company from July 2015 to March 2016, prior to which he served as Senior Vice President, Finance, Strategy and Technology from July 2014 to July 2015. He was Executive Vice President of Operations for LongHorn Steakhouse from June 2013 to July 2014 and Senior Vice President of Operations for LongHorn Steakhouse’s Philadelphia Division from June 2012 to June 2013. He served as Senior Vice President of Finance for Red Lobster, which the Company previously owned, from June 2010 to June 2012. Mr. Cardenas originally joined the Company in 1984 as an hourly employee and served in various positions of increasing responsibility, including Vice President of Finance for Olive Garden, prior to the positions described above.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||1,359,460|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||923,122|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||499,818|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||2,782,400|