Famous Dave’s Appoints Dexter Newman Chief Financial Officer

April 12, 2016

Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. appointed Dexter Newman as Chief Financial Officer. As Chief Financial Officer, Newman will influence and shape Famous Dave’s operations and transformation strategy. He assumes a number of responsibilities including all aspects of finance, supply chain, and information technology.

Newman most recently served as Vice President and a Division Chief Financial Officer at Bloomin’ Brands Inc., a casual dining company with more than 1,400 restaurants in 49 states and 21 countries and territories. He was formerly the Vice President and Treasurer, and Head of Risk Management from October 2012 through October 2013 for Bloomin’ Brands. From…