Dickey’s reorganizes executive team

January 3, 2017

Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants Inc. has formed a new parent company and reorganized its executive team, the operator said Tuesday.

The Dallas-based company said it had created Dickey’s Capital Group Inc. as the parent organization, and named Roland Dickey Jr. as CEO. Laura Rea Dickey, former chief information officer, succeeds him as CEO at Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, the company said in a press release.

As part of the reorganization, Renee Roozen, who joined Dickey’s in 2015, and previously served as vice president of operations, was promoted to president of Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants Inc.

“With great growth comes change,” Roland Dickey Jr.