Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Celebrates CEO Being Named No. 8 In Fast Casual Top 100 Movers And Shakers

Roland Dickey’s Jr. has been ranked 8th in the top 100 movers and shakers in the fast casual dining industry by FastCasual.com, recognizing CEO Roland Dickey Jr.’s unique franchising opportunities.

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is currently celebrating National Barbecue Month, and they have now been given more cause to celebrate thanks to their ranking in FastCasual.com’s Movers and Shakers List for 2017. CEO Roland Dickey Jr. has been ranked 8th in the top 100, breaking the top ten for the first time, and reflecting Dickey’s position as a growing mainstay in the fast-casual dining world.

The list, created by FastCasual.com and sponsored by Taylor Company, recognizes 76 brands and 24 industry executives. Their inclusion is based on their continued efforts to push their teams - and the segment as a whole - to new heights. The ranking reflects the magnitude of their impact in the last twelve months.

Roland Dickey Jr. has been named no. 8 on the list thanks to his strategic vision for the Dickey's Barbecue Franchise, with industry leading training and preparation, together with continual professional development. Dickey’s offers franchisees unparalleled support in the industry, with regular offers and launch events to help establish each and every Dickey’s BBQ Pit as an integral part of the local community.

Together with revolutionizing the model for modern franchising, Dickey Jr. has been active on the conference circuit, sharing his expertise with others in the field and offering insights into the modernisation of an old-school family business, and how this led to nationwide success.

A spokesperson for Dickey’s Barbecue Pit explained, “Dickey’s has a unique and authentic offer to put to the nation, offering a huge range of slow-smoked barbecue deliciousness. Roland Dickey Jr. was the first in his family to see the potential of the business to be loved across the country, and used franchising to make that vision a reality. In the process, he has changed the way franchising works for both company and franchisee. This has culminated in him being named one of the top ten movers and shakers in the business today, and that’s a great way to celebrate national barbecue month.”

About Dickey’s Barbecue Pit: Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is the nation’s largest chain of fast casual BBQ restaurants, with over 600 locations throughout the continental United States. Headed by CEO Roland Dickey Jr., this family owned company products a wide range of traditional slow smoked barbecue delights, together with cutting edge customer loyalty schemes and outstanding franchise training.

Contact Info:
Name: Mark Valentino
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Organization: Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants
Address: 4514 Cole Ave #1015, Dallas, TX 75205
Phone: 9722489899
Website: https://www.dickeys.com/

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