Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board
Christopher Meaux has been Chief Executive Officer, President, Secretary, a director and is the founder of Waitr, since 2013. Prior to founding Waitr, Mr. Meaux was an entrepreneur in multiple ventures in the technology and restaurant industries including full-service and fast casual restaurants. Prior to entrepreneurship, Mr. Meaux had a 23-year career in technology serving in various management positions with McAfee Software, Optical Coating Labs, Inc. (“OCLI”), and Hyundai Electronics.
Chief Financial Officer and Secretary
David Pringle has been Chief Financial Officer since 2016, following Waitr’s acquisition of Requested, Inc., a startup company focused on food delivery in Sacramento, California. From 2010 to 2016, Mr. Pringle was owner and President of Continuity Partners, a multi-family office assisting ultra-high net worth private businesses with perpetuation and succession planning. From 1995 to 2010, Mr. Pringle was the President, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Pacific Coast Companies, Inc. (“PCCI”) and other of its affiliated entities. Prior to his tenure at PCCI, Mr. Pringle was Senior Manager with Price Waterhouse LLP from 1988 until 1995, during which time he was selected for the prestigious Manager’s International Program to serve some of the firm’s largest multi-national public clients from its Madrid, Spain office.
Director of Engineering
Travis Boudreaux has been Director of Engineering since 2016. Prior to joining Waitr, from 2014 to 2015, Mr. Boudreaux was a senior software engineer with Upwork, and from 2008 to 2011, he was a web and mobile software engineer with Kfx2.
Manuel Rivero has been, Chief Architect since 2014 and is primarily focused on building highly scalable systems based on the needs of the company.
Chief Legal Officer
Damon Schramm has been Chief Legal Officer since 2019. Previously, Mr. Schramm was Chief Legal and Administrative Officer of BiteSquad from 2017 until 2019. From 2015 until 2017, he was Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at Evine Live (Nasdaq: EVLV). From 2005 until 2015, he was Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Lakes Entertainment (Nasdaq: GDEN).
President and Chief Operating Officer
Joseph Stough has been President and Chief Operating Officer since 2017. Prior to joining Waitr , Joe Stough founded Syntex Management Systems, Inc. in 1995. From 1996 to 2016, he was also the original designer and visionary behind the company’s flagship product, the IMPACT Enterprise(r) software suite, which is a worldwide leader in the Operational Excellence (“OE”) and Risk Management (“RM”) enterprise software marketplace for the Energy, Chemicals, and Heavy Manufacturing industries.