McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD) announced today that Jim Cantalupo, Vice Chairman and President, has decided to retire next year after 28 years of remarkable service to the company. Cantalupo, who took charge of McDonald's International in 1987 when the System had nearly 2,350 restaurants outside the United States, will retire next spring with the international restaurant count surpassing 15,000 in 120 countries.