October 1-3, 2017

Hyatt Regency Reunion • Dallas, TX
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Golden Chain Awards

The Nation's Restaurant News Editorial Board annually honors outstanding multi-unit foodservice executives with the Golden Chain Award from Nation's Restaurant News, celebrating the recipients' recent accomplishments and career achievements. Recognized chain and on-site leaders who have made marked strides over the recent 18 months in several of the following areas, resulting in improvement of overall business performance.

Nation's Restaurant News announces the 2016 Golden Chain Honorees!

Join us as we celebrate these winners at the Awards Gala Monday evening. Then, on Tuesday at the Award Winning CEO Panel, hear what motivates these leaders and drives the future direction in the industry.

2016 Golden Chain Winners:

  • Paul Brown, CEO, Arby's Restaurant Group
  • Greg Flynn, Founder, Chairman & CEO, Flynn Restaurant Group
  • Gene Lee, President & CEO, Darden Restaurants
  • Kevin Miles, President & CEO, Zoës Kitchen
  • Guillermo Perales, President & CEO, Sun Holdings