* Domino's USA president Patrick Doyle to become new CEO
* Current CEO Brandon leaving in March
* Board to vote Feb. 24
NEW YORK, Jan 5 Domino's Pizza Inc (DPZ.N) said
on Tuesday it plans to elect the head of its U.S. division as
the pizza delivery chain's new CEO at a meeting next month,
replacing current chief David Brandon who is stepping down on
Incoming CEO Patrick Doyle, 46, joined Domino's in 1997 and
became head of its Domino's USA division in Sept. 2007.
Domino's board is scheduled to vote on Doyle's appointment at a
Feb. 24 meeting.
Domino's said that the University of Michigan selected
Brandon to become its next director of intercollegiate
Brandon, 57, will stay on as a special advisor to the
company through the end of 2010. He joined Domino's in March
1999 after the company was sold by its founder and owner Tom
Monaghan to private equity firm Bain Capital.
The Ann Arbor, Michigan chain runs a network of 8,886
franchised and company-owned stores worldwide.
(Reporting by Phil Wahba; Editing by Derek Caney)