Captain D’s CEO Talks Growth in the Fast Casual Space

August 26, 2015

Phil Greifeld

There’s no slowing down for Captain D’s!

The leading fast casual seafood restaurant continues its climb and achieved 5.2 percent same-store-sales growth for the second quarter of 2015, marking the company’s 15th consecutive quarter of positive growth. recently sat down with CEO Phil Greifeld for insight into the brand’s explosive growth and what the future looks like for Captain D’s.

How many restaurants does Captain D’s operate today, and what markets are you targeting for franchise and corporate expansion?

We currently operate 512 restaurants, and are primarily targeting markets in the Southeast, Midwest, and Texas. We…