Personnel Updates

• Bojangles’ Restaurants Inc. (41) has named Robert Garcia VP of Franchise Operations, Training and Development.

• Boston Pizza International Inc. (77) has named Katie Borger the VP of Marketing.

• Upward Projects (13) has named Anoop Mathew as CFO and Brent Renner as Chief Development Officer.


Financial Focus

• The Krystal Co. has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. They plan to keep all of their company and franchised locations open for now.


Real Estate

• Another Broken Egg of America Inc. has opened its newest location in Overland Park, KS.

• Artichoke Basille’s Pizza has opened its newest location in Midtown Manhattan. The restaurant now has 16 locations.

• Captain D’s LLC has opened a new corporate-owned location in Union Park, FL.

• Saladworks Inc. has opened its 100th restaurant in Baltimore, MD.



• Saladworks Inc. has opened its first ghost kitchen and is hoping to use the ghost kitchen and cloud technology to create spin off restaurants.