Former House of Blues President Named COO of Ignite Restaurant Group

December 7, 2016

Ignite Restaurant Group, Inc. announced that Debra Eybers was named interim chief operating officer, effective November 29 and Lou Anne Banks joined the company as vice president of marketing on October 17.

Robert S. Merritt, chief executive officer of Ignite Restaurant Group, says, “We are excited to have Deb and Lou Anne join the Ignite team. They both bring a wealth of industry experience that will be instrumental in our future success. We look forward to working with Deb and Lou Anne as they help lead two important areas of focus for our company.”

Debra Eybers has more than 20