gusto! founder Nate Hybl and director of operations Richmond Green have named Steve Schaefer as the new local operating partner for the fast-casual chain’s new West Midtown location. Schaefer will drive the success of the new location and introduce guests to the restaurant’s global flavors while connecting with the vibrant West Midtown community. gusto! launched the local operating partner program to help the company -- one of the metro area’s fastest-growing private companies -- expand responsibly around Atlanta and in other regional markets.