Industry Veteran Jim Mazany Hired as CEO of SPB Hospitality

Former COO of TGI Fridays hired to spearhead growth of leading operator and franchisor of full-service restaurants Nashville, TN  (RestaurantNews.com)  SPB Hospitality – operator and franchisor of innovative concepts, including Logan’s Roadhouse, Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom and Rock Bottom…
Gordon Biersch Brings Authentic Oktoberfest Experience Stateside

Popular restaurant and brewery to host celebratory tapping parties with Festbier on Sept. 18 Nashville, TN  (RestaurantNews.com)  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…
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 Denver, CO  (RestaurantNews.com)  Oans, zwoa, drei … g’suffa! Rocktoberfest – the American spin on Germany’s famous festival – is back at Rock Bottom Restaurant &…
CraftWorks Holdings Signs Exclusive Deal with Coca-Cola

Conversion is complete at all restaurant locations Nashville, TN  (RestaurantNews.com)  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…
CraftWorks Holdings Appoints Chief Experience Officer

Josh Kern brings more than twenty years of restaurant expertise to the company’s executive leadership team Denver, CO  (RestaurantNews.com)  CraftWorks Holdings, a restaurant conglomerate with 390 locations across 40 states, has hired Josh Kern as Chief Experience Officer (CXO). In…
CraftWorks Holdings Appoints New Division President

Tim Kaliher, formerly Chief Operations Officer, named President of Logan’s Roadhouse concept following CraftWorks merger Nashville, TN  (RestaurantNews.com)  Following the recent announcement of its merger with CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries, the company has elevated restaurant industry veteran Tim Kaliher from…
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 Broomfield, CO  (RestaurantNews.com)  CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries announced today that it has acquired Logan’s Roadhouse and has created CraftWorks Holdings (CWH), a leading multi-brand restaurant holding…
CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries Announces Shift To Cage-Free Eggs

Its Nearly 200 Restaurants Will Transition to Cage-Free Eggs Over the Next Five Years Broomfield, CO  (RestaurantNews.com)  CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries, Inc., the largest craft brewery restaurant operator in the country, announced today that its nearly 200 restaurants will fully…
CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries, Inc. Completes Refinance Transaction

Broomfield, CO  (RestaurantNews.com)  CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries, Inc., the largest craft brewery restaurant operator in the country, announced today the completion of a successful $172.5 million refinance of their existing senior debt facility. On the heels of this transaction, the…
CraftWorks’ Restaurants & Breweries Celebrate American Craft Beer Week

Craft Beer Enthusiasts Invited to Gordon Biersch, Rock Bottom and Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom Restaurants During Weeklong Festivities Broomfield, CO  (RestaurantNews.com)  CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries, Inc., the largest craft brewery restaurant operator in the country, announced today that in…
CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries Offers Veterans A Free Beer Nov. 11th

Military Veterans Invited to CraftWorks’ Restaurants on Veterans Day for One Complimentary Beverage Broomfield, CO  (RestaurantNews.com)  CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries, Inc., the largest craft brewery restaurant operator in the country, announced today that in honor of Veterans Day participating locations…