Implementing Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD) at Panera Bread: A Recipe for Success

About this Publication

Panera Bread chose Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD) as the framework for adopting a disciplined approach to their agile adoption. This paper describes the approach that they used to learn DAD and apply it on their first pilot project.

About the Author

Mark Lines is Managing Partner at Scott Ambler + Associates. He is an Enterprise Agile Coach and co-creator of the Disciplined Agile (DAD) framework. Mark is co-author with Scott Ambler of three books on Disciplined Agile. Mark helps clients around the world transform from traditional to lean and agile enterprises. He is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and blogs about DAD at He is also a founding member and President of the Disciplined Agile Consortium (DAC), the certification body for Disciplined Agile.