Noodles & Co. NDLS, +4.82% announced Friday that it has named Ken Kuick chief financial officer, effective November 12. Kuick has 25 years of experience, most recently serving as chief accounting officer at Vici Properties Inc. VICI, -2.73% a real estate investment trust. Noodles & Co. shares have rallied 163% for the past year, far outpacing the S&P 500 index SPX, -2.06% which is up 7% for the period.

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