Front Burner Brands Adds New Talent to Leadership Team

August 21, 2014

Front Burner Brands, Inc., restaurant management company for The Melting Pot Restaurants, Inc., Burger 21 and GrillSmith, headquartered in Tampa, Fla., announced today it has hired Bud Culp as General Counsel. In this newly created position, Culp will provide guidance to the company’s executive leadership team and will be responsible for all legal aspects related to the business, including all franchise disclosure and compliance matters, while mitigating risk on behalf of Front Burner Brands.

“We are pleased to welcome Bud to the Front Burner Brands team,” said Bob Johnston, chief executive officer and chairman of the board of directors for Front Burner Brands. “Bud’s vast franchise experience, combined with his leadership and guidance, will further support our company’s growth plans as we continue to expand into national and international markets.”