Leading Restaurant Franchise Promotes Internal Staff to New Heights in Leadership Team
Tempe, AZ (RestaurantNews.com) Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery, a sports Pub where “A Cold Beer Never Looked So Good”® pays homage to the old public houses of America, England, Scotland and Ireland by combining classic Celtic décor, announced it has shifted two veteran employees into new C-Level positions on the executive team. Eddie Goitia, former CFO and Logan Reves, former Vice President of Operations at Tilted Kilt will be stepping into new roles as CEO and COO, respectively.
As he steps into his new role as CEO, Goitia will take responsibility of the day-to-day operations of the company. Ron Lynch will remain in the role of president and act as a chairman of the company guiding the leadership team and overall strategy of the brand. Reves will directly oversee the marketing, operations and training departments in his new position as COO as well as the strategic menu development for the brand. With several years of experience at Tilted Kilt and decades of experience in the restaurant industry between the two, Goitia and Reves will lead the new wave of leadership and initiative for the growing brand.
“Eddie and Logan are two exemplary additions to the Tilted Kilt executive team. With an inside knowledge of the restaurant industry and the Tilted Kilt brand, there is no better choice to help usher the brand into its next phase of growth,” said Ron Lynch, president and chairman of Tilted Kilt. “Not only has the pair proven themselves time and again in their success and years with the company, but they’ve emerged as true leaders.”
With more than 95 locations open across the United States and Canada, the Tilted Kilt continues to flourish and grow as people seek more convenient, casual dining options with a unique ambiance, innovative menu options and unbeatable hospitality. From start to finish, guests keep coming back because they feel part of the production. With the entertainment restaurant industry on the rise, Tilted Kilt aims to open 10 additional pubs in 2016.
“As Tilted Kilt continues to solidify its position as a leader in the restaurant industry, it is finding new and unique ways to innovate in every aspect – from menu items to store design. The brand is continuing to grow, despite shifts in the restaurant industry,” said Lynch. “The new leadership will be a refining force for the company as it continues to pass milestone.”
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About Tilted Kilt
Tilted Kilt Pub and Eatery, known as “The Best Looking Sports Pub You’ve Ever Seen,” has 95+ units in operation throughout the U.S. and Canada, with additional 20 pubs in various stages of development. Tilted Kilt is uniquely different than other sports bars because of its fun pub experience. The pubs feature dozens of large, HDTVs and big screens to show all the hottest sporting events. Every Pub has 30+ draught and bottled beers along with excellent tasting, high quality menu items served to you by the World Famous Kilt Girls®. The Tilted Kilt Girls and Guys are inviting and represent the comfortable atmosphere while simultaneously demonstrating a high level of service in the industry. The brand’s slogan “A Cold Beer Never Looked So Good®” personifies the Fun, Food, Spirits and Sports that the Tilted Kilt is well-known for bringing to pub guests in both the United States and Canada.
In 2015, Tilted Kilt was named one of America’s Top 10 Fastest Growing Restaurants by CNBC. The original restaurant concept was developed in the Rio Hotel in Las Vegas in 2003. For more information, go to www.tiltedkilt.com.