Heiser will oversee construction for all projects in development at Pie Five and Pizza Inn
The excitement is building – pun intended! – at Rave Restaurant Group, Inc. Today the parent company of fast casual leader Pie Five Pizza and international pizza chain Pizza Inn announces the hire of Chris Heiser as the new Director of Construction. Beginning March 9, Heiser will oversee construction projects for all Pie Five and Pizza Inn restaurants in development. Heiser will be reporting directly to CFO, Tim Mullany.
“It’s an exciting time at Rave Restaurant Group and we are thrilled to have Chris on board,” said Tim Mullany, Chief Financial Officer of Rave Restaurant Group, Inc. “With hundreds of restaurants currently in development, we have no doubt that his extensive experience will ensure our continued expansion plans.”
With almost 25 years of experience, Heiser joins Rave Restaurant Group after a stint at Filtrexx International where he was responsible for the development of sustainable technology products for the construction industry. Prior to that, he worked at St. Ives Realty in Dallas, where he spearheaded the ground-up construction of major retail shopping centers ranging in size from 15,000 to 30,000 square feet. He was also a construction manager at Fossil Watch Company where he built and remodeled nearly 100 retail locations and 45 outlets while managing more than 46 million dollars in construction projects.
“I’ve built a lot of stores in my day, everything from shopping centers to coffee houses, and now I can’t wait to roll up my sleeves at Rave Restaurant Group,” said Chris Heiser, new Director of Construction at Rave Restaurant Group, Inc. “I look forward to building and remodeling restaurants for the coolest pizza brands around – Pie Five Pizza and Pizza Inn!”
Founded in 1958, Dallas-based RAVE Restaurant Group [NASDAQ: RAVE] owns, operates and franchises more than 300 Pie Five Pizza Co. and Pizza Inn restaurants domestically and internationally. Pie Five Pizza Co. is a leader in the rapidly growing fast-casual pizza space offering made-to-order pizzas ready in under five minutes. Pizza Inn is an international chain featuring freshly made pizzas, along with salads, pastas, and desserts. The Company’s common stock is listed on the Nasdaq Capital Market under the symbol “RAVE”. For more information, please visit www.raverg.com.