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California Pizza Kitchen Thanks and Honors Our Nation's Veterans and Active Military with a Complimentary Meal This Veterans Day, November 11

California Pizza Kitchen Thanks and Honors Our Nation’s Veterans and Active Military with a Complimentary Meal This Veterans Day, November 11

The national restaurant brand will also host a nationwide fundraiser in partnership with DAV (Disabled American Veterans) on November 7 to support essential programs and services for veterans and their families This Veterans Day, California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) offers its gratitude to our nation’s veterans and active U.S. military members […]

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California Pizza Kitchen Salutes Our Nation's Armed Forces This Veterans Day with a Selection of Complimentary Entrées as Well as a Special Offer for Their Next Visit

California Pizza Kitchen Salutes Our Nation’s Armed Forces This Veterans Day with a Selection of Complimentary Entrées as Well as a Special Offer for Their Next Visit

Veterans and active members of the United States military are invited to enjoy a complimentary pizza, pasta or salad entrée from CPK’s Veterans Day menu Nov. 11, as well as a card to redeem for a Buy One, Get One Free offer Nov. 12 – 18 California Pizza Kitchen will […]

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California Pizza Kitchen Names Jim Hyatt as CEO

California Pizza Kitchen Names Jim Hyatt as CEO

California Pizza Kitchen (“CPK” or the “Company”) has announced the appointment of Jim Hyatt as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Hyatt’s appointment follows the recent retirement of G.J. Hart as CEO of CPK. Mr. Hyatt is a veteran restaurant executive who has successfully led multiple national restaurant brands over […]

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Church’s Chicken CEO Jim Hyatt Reaches New Heights with Climb of Africa’s Mt. Kilimanjaro

Church’s Restaurant Support Center Team Helped Him Reach the Top Jim Hyatt knows all about setting goals and achieving success. At an early age, he had his eye on the prize while working at a quick-service restaurant (QSR) as part of the crew. In a short amount of time, Hyatt […]

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Church’s Chicken Independent Franchise Association Holds Elections

Church’s Independent Franchise Association (CIFA) an organization that represents domestic and international franchisees in the QSR chain’s system, recently held its annual election.  Khaled Habash, President of the largest franchise company, Falcon Holdings, with 165 Church’s Chicken restaurants, was reelected to lead the CIFA board as its President for a […]

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Church’s Chicken 2012 Global Convention Honors Its Past with a 60th Anniversary Celebration

Church’s Chicken, also known around the world in many countries as Texas Chicken, held its bi-annual convention in Las Vegas with the largest attendance of domestic and international franchisees and suppliers in the brand’s history. The company commemorated its 60th Anniversary with a retrospective of the Church’s brand and special […]

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Craig S. Prusher is Named Church’s Chicken Senior Vice President, General Counsel

Church’s Chicken announced today that Craig S. Prusher has joined the QSR chain as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and a member of the brand’s executive leadership team. He will report directly to Jim Hyatt, President and Chief Executive Officer of Church’s Chicken. In the last ten months since Hyatt […]

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Robert Crews is Named Church’s Chicken Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer

Jim Hyatt, President and Chief Executive Officer of Church’s Chicken announced today that Robert Crews will serve as the Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer for Church’s Chicken. He will report directly to Hyatt. Crews joins Church’s from The Wendy’s Company where he led the international marketing team and product […]

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Two More Industry Veterans Join Church’s Chicken Leadership Team to Support Global Expansion

Church’s Chicken Chief Executive Officer Jim Hyatt announced today the appointments of Michael Mader, Senior Vice President, Global Strategy, Planning and Alliances and John (Barry) Barnett, Senior Vice President, Global Supply Chain and Purchasing to the QSR chain’s Leadership Team. “We are committed to having a world class management team […]

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More Changes at Church’s Chicken to Support Continued Growth and Expansion

Church’s ChickenChief Executive Officer Jim Hyatt, after only four months at the helm of the globally recognized chicken QSR chain, announced today key talent acquisitions and promotions to its leadership team. “As we move forward to strengthen our brand globally and relentlessly work on improving restaurant operations and profitability for […]

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