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Pretzel Bites Return to Culver's

Pretzel Bites Return to Culver’s

Popular snack and side option is back for a limited time Culver’s guests looking for a salty snack or side option are in for a treat. The restaurant chain is bringing back Pretzel Bites for a limited time. Pretzel Bites are bite-sized soft pretzel pieces that are baked by Miller […]

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Culver's Sells Minority Interest to Atlanta-Based Roark Capital

Culver’s Sells Minority Interest to Atlanta-Based Roark Capital

The Culver family will maintain majority ownership of the company Culver Franchising System, Inc. (CFSI) is entering into a business agreement with affiliates of Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm. The agreement involves individual Culver’s shareholders selling a minority of their shares to affiliates of Roark. The Culver […]

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[Cheese] Curd Nerds Rejoice on October 15

[Cheese] Curd Nerds Rejoice on October 15

10 Things You Need to Know Before You Celebrate National Cheese Curd Day Culver’s, the Wisconsin-based restaurant chain known for championing Cheese Curds, created a list of the 10 things to know before celebrating National Cheese Curd Day on Sunday, October 15. Cheese Curds are an essential product of the […]

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Culver's Pays Tribute to Wisconsin Cheesemakers With Limited-Time Pub Burger

Culver’s Pays Tribute to Wisconsin Cheesemakers With Limited-Time Pub Burger

Restaurant Gets Cheesy With Wisconsin Big Cheese Pub Burger Driving to Wisconsin to taste world-famous cheese made by a renowned cheesemaker isn’t always practical. Going to Culver’s for the Wisconsin Big Cheese Pub Burger, a three-cheese ButterBurger inspired by some of the state’s most iconic cheeses, is. To share the […]

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Schaubroeck Named Vice President Of Marketing At Culver's

Schaubroeck Named Vice President Of Marketing At Culver’s

Julie Schaubroeck has joined Culver Franchising System, Inc. as vice president of marketing. She comes to Culver’s from American Family Insurance in Madison, Wisconsin, where she was associate vice president of brand and consumer marketing. Ms. Schaubroeck has over 17 years of sales and marketing experience gained through progressive roles […]

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CFO Joseph Koss to Lead Culver's Following Passing of Phil Keiser

CFO Joseph Koss to Lead Culver’s Following Passing of Phil Keiser

Senior Vice President Jeff Bonner to become chief operating officer Joseph Koss, who has been chief financial officer for Culver Franchising System Inc. (CFSI) since 2000, will become president and chief executive officer effective January 1, 2017. The announcement follows the fourth quarter meeting of the company’s board of directors. […]

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Culver's Community Grieves Death of President and CEO Phil Keiser

Culver’s Community Grieves Death of President and CEO Phil Keiser

Craig Culver to assume role of interim CEO Phil Keiser, Culver’s president and CEO, passed away of natural causes on Oct. 15, 2016. Having worked for Culver’s for 20 years, he was the leader of over 20,000 team members at 580 Culver’s locations in 24 states. The entire Culver’s community […]

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Restaurant People Report 3/09/15

Restaurant People Report 3/09/15

East Coast Wings & Grill recently named Stacey Kane as Vice President of Marketing. With more than 20 years of experience working with and building multi-unit restaurant chains, some of Kane’s previous positions in the industry include Global Director of Buzz at AmRest Restaurants and Vice President of Marketing at […]

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Craig Culver Names President Phil Keiser New CEO

Craig Culver Names President Phil Keiser New CEO

Restaurant co-founder to continue to inspire brand and team as board chairman and spokesperson Phil Keiser, president and chief operating officer of Culver Franchising System, Inc., will become chief executive officer and president, effective June 15, 2015. Under Keiser’s leadership since 2003, the 535-restaurant chain has surpassed the $1 billion […]

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