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McDonald's Veteran CEO's Weigh in on $15 Hourly Wage

McDonald’s Veteran CEO’s Weigh in on $15 Hourly Wage

U.S. restaurant operators would probably not replace workers with robots if they had to pay the $15 hourly wage demanded by protesters, McDonald’s Corp Chief Executive Officer Steve Easterbrook told shareholders at the company’s annual meeting on Thursday. Outside the meeting at McDonald’s headquarters in Oak Brook, Illinois, about 1,000 […]

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Famous Dave's of America Appoints Adam Wright as CEO

Famous Dave’s of America Appoints Adam Wright as CEO

Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:DAVE) (“Famous Dave’s” or the “Company”), has appointed Adam Wright as Chief Executive Officer. “We are impressed with the steps Adam has taken to move the business forward since his appointment as interim CEO six months ago,” said Joseph Jacobs, Chairman of the Board of […]

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Famous Dave's CEO Ed Rensi Resigns

Famous Dave’s CEO Ed Rensi Resigns

Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. (Nasdaq:DAVE) today announced that Ed Rensi has stepped down from his role as Chief Executive Officer effective immediately. Mr. Rensi joined the Famous Dave’s Board in January 2014, and agreed to assume the role of Chief Executive Officer in February 2014 following the unexpected resignation […]

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Famous Dave’s Announces Changes to Management and Board of Directors

Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. (Nasdaq:DAVE), today announced the official appointment of Ed Rensi as Chief Executive Officer. The company also announced Richard A. Pawlowski will be named the company’s Chief Financial Officer, effective June 2, 2014. Pawlowski has experience in acquisition and turnaround strategies, particularly with regard to restaurant […]

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Famous Dave’s Names Ed Rensi Interim CEO

Famous Dave’s (Nasdaq:DAVE) today announced that Ed Rensi, Director, has been appointed as the Company’s Interim Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. He succeeds John Gilbert, who resigned. Rensi commented, “I have been a customer and a fan of Famous Dave’s for 20 years and I am delighted to lead Famous […]

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