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Gordon Biersch Brings Authentic Oktoberfest Experience Stateside

Gordon Biersch Brings Authentic Oktoberfest Experience Stateside

Popular restaurant and brewery to host celebratory tapping parties with Festbier on Sept. 18 Can’t make it to Munich? No problem. Don your dirndls and lederhosen, it’s time to Ein Prosit at Gordon Biersch! To kick off Oktoberfest in true German fashion, Gordon Biersch – the restaurant where German precision […]

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Raise a Glass at Rock Bottom's Renowned Rocktoberfest

Raise a Glass at Rock Bottom’s Renowned Rocktoberfest

Acclaimed restaurant and brewery brings back award-winning Oktoberfest-style beer from Sept. 17 – Oct. 6 Oans, zwoa, drei … g’suffa! Rocktoberfest – the American spin on Germany’s famous festival – is back at Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery! From Sept. 17-19, Rock Bottom – the restaurant known for its made-from-scratch […]

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CraftWorks Holdings Signs Exclusive Deal with Coca-Cola

CraftWorks Holdings Signs Exclusive Deal with Coca-Cola

Conversion is complete at all restaurant locations CraftWorks Holdings has signed a multi-year agreement with The Coca-Cola Company to be the new strategic beverage partner for all brands going forward. CraftWorks brands are Logan’s Roadhouse, Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom, Rock Bottom Restaurants & Breweries and Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurants. […]

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Craftworks Holdings Appoints New Division President

CraftWorks Holdings Appoints New Division President

Tim Kaliher, formerly Chief Operations Officer, named President of Logan’s Roadhouse concept following CraftWorks merger Following the recent announcement of its merger with CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries, the company has elevated restaurant industry veteran Tim Kaliher from Chief Operations Officer to Brand President of Logan’s Roadhouse, CraftWorks largest holdings, effective […]

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CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries Acquires Logan's Roadhouse To Form "CraftWorks Holdings", A Leading Multi-Brand Restaurant Platform With 393 Restaurants Across 40 States

CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries Acquires Logan’s Roadhouse To Form “CraftWorks Holdings”, A Leading Multi-Brand Restaurant Platform With 393 Restaurants Across 40 States

Hazem Ouf, a restaurant industry veteran, is named Chairman and CEO of Craftworks Holdings CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries announced today that it has acquired Logan’s Roadhouse and has created CraftWorks Holdings (CWH), a leading multi-brand restaurant holding company platform to be led by Logan’s current CEO, Hazem Ouf. The combination […]

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Logan's Roadhouse Further Stengthens Veteran Team with Newly Appointed Chief Operating Officer

Logan’s Roadhouse Further Stengthens Veteran Team with Newly Appointed Chief Operating Officer

David Catalano, Accomplished Senior-Level Restaurant Executive, Joins Leading Casual Steakhouse Restaurant David Catalano, a senior leadership executive with proven experience in both turnaround and high-growth restaurant companies, has joined Logan’s Roadhouse as Chief Operating Officer. In his role, Catalano will lead and oversee the entire operating team where he will […]

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Bill Streitberger Joins Logan's Roadhouse as Chief People Officer

Bill Streitberger Joins Logan’s Roadhouse as Chief People Officer

Hire Underscores CEO & Partner Hazem Ouf’s Continued Commitment To Build Highly Qualified C-suite With Proven Industry Veterans Bill Streitberger, a senior leadership executive with proven experience in both turnaround and high-growth restaurant companies, has joined Logan’s Roadhouse as Chief People Officer. In his role, Streitberger will lead all human […]

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Hazem Ouf Named to Lead Logan's Roadhouse

Hazem Ouf Named to Lead Logan’s Roadhouse

35-Year Industry Veteran Selected After Nationwide Search; Turnaround Executive Will Hold Title of “CEO and Partner” for Leading Casual Dining Steakhouse Following an extensive nationwide search, Logan’s Roadhouse announced today that 35-year industry veteran and proven restaurant turnaround executive Hazem Ouf has been named its CEO and Partner.  In his […]

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American Blue Ribbon Holdings President/CEO Hazem Ouf Resigns

American Blue Ribbon Holdings President/CEO Hazem Ouf Resigns

He grew ABRH into America’s eighth largest restaurant group in seven years Hazem Ouf today announced  that he has resigned his position as president/CEO and vice chairman of American Blue Ribbon Holdings (ABRH) effective October 1, 2016. Ouf has served as president and CEO of ABRH since the company was formed […]

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American Blue Ribbon Holdings Names Ned R. Lidvall as President of O'Charley's

American Blue Ribbon Holdings Names Ned R. Lidvall as President of O’Charley’s

After national search, 30-year industry veteran joins American Blue Ribbon Holdings’ expanding executive team to take reins of O’Charley’s, its largest brand, during time of continued revitalization and consistent sales growth American Blue Ribbon Holdings (ABRH), one of the largest full service restaurant holding companies in the United States, has […]

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Two New Village Inn Restaurants Break Ground

New franchise location in Texas and new company-owned location in Arizona anchor family-dining brand’s expanding footprint Village Inn, the family-dining brand known for serving quality breakfast all day and The Best Pie in America, has broken ground on two new restaurants, one company-owned and one franchise-owned. Earlier this year the […]

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Village Inn Begins 2014 with 12 New Franchise Agreements

Village Inn, the family-dining brand known for serving quality breakfast all day and The Best Pie in America, is revving up its franchising efforts in 2014 beginning with the announcement that six different Village Inn franchise partners have committed to opening 12 new restaurants. Three of these have already opened […]

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Village Inn Honors George Babb as Franchise Partner of the Year

Village Inn, the family-dining brand known for serving quality breakfast all day and The Best Pie in America, has announced the recognition of George Babb as the recipient of the company’s prestigious Franchise Partner of the Year Award. He was honored at an awards ceremony during the 2014 ABRH Leadership […]

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Ninety Nine Restaurant & Pub Names Veteran Company Operator as New President

Charlie Noyes to take over popular casual dining restaurant during time of momentum with launch of a new restaurant, and remodeling campaign. New England-based casual dining restaurant chain Ninety Nine Restaurant & Pub today announced that its Vice President of Operations, Charlie Noyes, will succeed the retiring John Grady as […]

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