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Daphne's Greek, a Mediterranean-inspired restaurant chain with 55 locations across three states, announced a series of organizational changes.

More than 500 foodservice professionals registered for FE&S' Webcast: What Foodservice Professionals Need to Know about Energy Star and LEED. The free hour-long webcast featured a lively question and answer segment that saw participants quizzing panelists Tarah Schroeder of Ricca Newmark Design and Richard Young and David Zabrowski of the Food Service Technology Center about all things Energy Star and LEED.

Casual dining chain adds talent in catering, construction and design and culinary.

Johnson Commercial Agents comes on board.

Evans to lead North American operation and Dans to head up sales for the newly created Food Retail Division.

Restaurant industry veteran adds COO to his role.

Former Panera executive to lead national expansion of the fledgling burger concept.

Parent company for Tony Roma's names new COO and two vice presidents for the restaurant chain.

Pair assumes positions as senior vice president of operations and CFO, respectively.

Healthcare foodservice professionals and suppliers recognized during AHF's annual conference.

Club chef veteran takes on new role.

Retail veteran in charge of the multi-concept operator's KFC and Pizza Hut business in the Brazilian market.

Spae previously served as chief development officer for the pizza buffet chain.

Manitowoc adds former Kold-Draft sales pro to its Frymaster team.

Former Yum! Brands' executive will drive the coffee chain's overall day-to-day operating activities.

Nominations reflect standard of excellence in publishing.

A pair of chains plot international expansion plans, coffee giant Starbucks expands its menu and more in this week's Chain Operating Report.

An expanded menu, including grilled chicken salads and sandwiches, and a larger footprint with more seats and widescreen televisions than the traditional units positions this new sports concept for an appealing entry into new markets.

The restaurant industry outpaces the overall U.S. job growth rate by two to one, according to a new study by the NRA.

Restaurant visits that included a kid's meal with a toy declined by 6 percent last year, The NPD Group reported.