Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group, Inc. Names Neil Thomson as Chief Financial Officer

May 9, 2017

Southlake, TX  (  Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG), (“Del Frisco’s”), the owner and operator of the Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House, Sullivan’s Steakhouse, and Del Frisco’s Grille restaurant concepts, has named Neil Thomson as its new Chief Financial Officer, effective May 22, 2017. With Mr. Thomson’s appointment, Del Frisco’s has formally accepted the resignation of Tom Pennison. Del Frisco’s is grateful to Mr. Pennison for his six years of dedicated service and for agreeing to assist during the transitional process.

Neil Thomson has extensive restaurant leadership experience cultivated over the past 20 years. Most recently, he served