Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. Appoints Richard Stockinger CEO
Adds Highly-Qualified Industry Executive Paul Twohig to the Board
Promotes Danny Meisenheimer to Chief Operating Officer
Names Stacey Rauch Chairman of the Board
Provides Strategic Update
Dallas, TX (RestaurantNews.com) Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. (“Fiesta” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:FRGI), parent company of the Pollo Tropical® and Taco Cabana® fast casual restaurant brands, today announced new changes to its management team and Board designed to strengthen the Company and its governance, and a strategic update.
The Board has appointed Richard (“Rich”) Stockinger as Chief Executive Officer of Fiesta. Mr. Stockinger served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Benihana Inc.