Fork & Salad promotes manager to oversee franchise development

Maui-based fast casual eatery Fork & Salad has promoted longtime employee Lauren Mann to director of operations and director of franchisee management. Mann, who has spent the last four years working alongside Fork & Salad owners’ full-service rest.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Birmingham Business Alliance promotes economic development leader

The Birmingham Business Alliance has promoted Jeff Traywick to vice president of economic development. Traywick previously served as senior project manager for economic development since joining the organization in 2011. Traywick led several economic .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2018

Sacramento hires new assistant city manager to oversee economic, community development

The incoming assistant city manager, Michael Jasso, most recently served as the chief for the Bureau of Economic Development in Cook County, Illinois......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 25th, 2018

Flagship Food Group"s new leader sees strong output in first few months

Less than two months after being named to the role, Flagship Food Group General Manager Becky Prescott is already seeing results. Prescott took center stage as the keynote speaker at Albuquerque Economic Development's quarterly luncheon Thursday a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2018

Under Armour veteran tapped to head sales at Asics America

A longtime Under Armour Inc. veteran is leaving to oversee sales at Asics America Corp. Sean Mannion has spent the last 13-plus years at Baltimore-based Under Armour. He was most recently general manager and senior director of sales for the sports.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2018

Waikiki DoubleTree by Hilton names new GM to replace Michael Wilding

The DoubleTree by Hilton Alana Waikiki Beach has named Fernando Vazquez general manager, replacing Michael Wilding, who recently moved to the Mainland. Vazquez, who will oversee operations at the 317-room hotel, was previously the GM at Hyatt Pla.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 24th, 2018

Cincinnati Reds select manager

The Cincinnati Reds have selected the team’s next field manager. David Bell, a Cincinnati native who most recently served as vice president of player development for the San Francisco Giants, has agreed to a three-year contract through the 2021.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 22nd, 2018

City of St. Pete appoints leaders, refocuses program for real estate development and business retention

The city of St. Petersburg has created the Department of Economic and Workforce Development and named two executives to lead the charge. Sophia Sorolis was named director and Rick Smith named manager of the department, and they will report to Alan DeL.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2018

Centerville hires new economic development leader, assistant city manager

The city of Centerville has filled two important positions within its government. Mariah Butler Vogelgesang was appointed assistant city manager and Holly Christmann was hired as economic development administrator, Centerville City Manager Wayne D.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 9th, 2018

Danis business development director talks local growth, construction industry"s challenges

Rob Lupidi serves as director of business development for Danis Construction Co. Lupidi began his current role last year and previously worked as a project manager and project engineer for the company......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2018

What next stadium makeover could mean for Panthers, Charlotte

New Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper has talked about a vision for the franchise that would put the area around Bank of America Stadium on the development map......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 6th, 2018

Dunkin" Brands" Baskin-Robbins Banks on Expansion For Growth

Dunkin' Brands' (DNKN) Baskin-Robbins has signed 18 new store development agreements with not only existing but also with six new franchise groups. Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc.’s DNKN unit Baskin-Robbins will.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytSep 5th, 2018

Fatburger returning to the East Coast

Fatburger is expanding to the East Coast with a planned restaurant in New Jersey set to open later this year. Fatburger parent company Fat Brands Inc. (Nasdaq: FAT) said it signed a new development deal with franchise partner Praveen Vig to develop a Fa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 4th, 2018

China"s Xi promotes "Belt and Road" as Africa growth tool

Chinese President Xi Jinping has promoted Beijing's initiative to build a "New Silk Road" of ports and other infrastructure as a development tool for Africa at a conference with African leaders......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 3rd, 2018

Specialized shipping for pets

Kari Mendoza lost her well-paying job as a land development project manager in the San Francisco Bay Area as a result of the 2008 collapse of the housing market, but instead of letting the experience get her down she forged a new path for herself a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 30th, 2018

Maui-based Fork & Salad to open first Mainland location this year

The business will bring its healthy farm-to-table concept to California this year with its first store opening in Orange County, Calif., and plans for five more in the state over the next few years......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 21st, 2018

Strong Increase in Shareholder Value for CRUZANI

ATLANTA, Aug. 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- US Highland/CRUZANI  (OTC:UHLN), a business development company that builds and acquires franchise concepts, as well a.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytAug 21st, 2018

Diverse power management IC solutions to affect industries through 2020, says TI manager

Along with the development of data centers, automotive electronics and industrial automation, power consumption has become an issue as crucial as gasoline c.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesAug 20th, 2018

40 Under 40: Katie Koban Braddy, Frazier & Deeter LLC

Frazier & Deeter LLC Business Development Manager Katie Koban Braddy advises young professionals to listen more and talk less......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 31st, 2018

Pita Pit franchisees talk successful growth in Jacksonville, planned expansion

After a rookie franchisee hit bit numbers a few years back, Pita Pit started to take notice of Jacksonville. Now, the sixth Pita Pit location is readying to open. Bill Wilfong, vice president of franchise development with Pita Pit, said that trad.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 31st, 2018

Amazon Seeks Economic Development Manager in Washington, D.C., Near 3 Potential HQ2 Sites

Amazon's headquarters building in Seattle. The company is searching for the site of a second headquarters building. Inc. is hiring an economic development manager in Washington, D.C., n.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJul 31st, 2018