TGI Fridays Announces Executive Leadership Transition

July 30, 2015

CEO Nick Shepherd to Step Down in Late 2015, Partner with Fridays Board and Owners to Identify Successor

Nick Shepherd

Carrollton, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  TGI Fridays announced today that Nick Shepherd has decided to step down from his role as President and Chief Executive Officer. Shepherd recently informed the Fridays Board of his resignation, citing that he believes the time is right to pass the torch to a new leader to steer the 50-year-old brand through its next chapter of growth.

Shepherd will continue to actively lead the business through mid-October, and will be working closely with Fridays Chairman of the…