Entrepreneur and Barbecue Lover Brings Texas-Style Barbecue to Georgia

August 31, 2017

The new Dickey’s Barbecue Pit location is slated to open in Spring 2018

Smyrna, GA  (RestaurantNews.comDickey’s Barbecue Pit continues growth in the Peach State with a new Smyrna location slated to open in Spring 2018. The new location will be owned by new Dickey’s franchisee Ben Kessie, a Georgia Tech alum and passionate barbecue lover.

“At Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, we pride ourselves on serving each and every guest authentic, Texas-style barbecue,” says Laura Rea Dickey, CEO of Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. “With new franchisees such as Ben Kessie that truly love the brand, we can continue our growth