SAN DIEGO Jack in the Box Inc. said this week that former Applebee’s chief executive David Goebel has joined the quick-service company’s board of directors. Goebel was well known as head of Applebee’s former parent company, Applebee’s International Inc., from 2006 until the chain was purchased by IHOP Corp. in a contentious buyout in late 2007. Goebel had been with Applebee’s under various roles since 2001. Prior to joining the casual-dining company, Goebel was president of Summit ...

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