Industry News | March 31, 2008

Hurricane Grill & Wings Enters St. Louis

As Hurricane Grill & Wings continues its aggressive national expansion, it's touching down in the Gateway to the West, St. Louis, Missouri.

Ryan Kiser is heading up this Area Director group as Wing-Man Development, LLC, to cultivate 150 miles stretching from Columbia, Missouri, east to Champaign, Illinois and as far south as Cape Girardeau, Missouri, and as far north as Quincy, Illinois. The territory covers 34 counties in Missouri and 35 counties in Illinois.

“Hurricane Grill & Wings’ mission, values and manifesto connected well with Wing-Man Development’s interests and approach to business,” says Ryan Kiser, Hurricane Grill & Wings St. Louis Area Director. “We are thrilled to be involved with this unique concept in a growing segment of the restaurant industry that will provide the St. Louis area with new dining experiences through Hurricane’s list of more than 35 flowingwithflavor sauces and its great variety of appetizers, sandwiches, burgers, phillies and salads.”

Kiser is no stranger to the restaurant industry; he was previously a Director of Real Estate for an eight state territory for the Quiznos brand. During this time, he secured locations in targeted areas by preparing, reviewing and negotiating proposals and contracts on prospective sites in accordance to real estate policies. Kiser is currently a Development Manager for Gundaker Commercial Group, Inc. (GCG), and specializes in site selection, acquisition and development of retail locations for national auto parts, pharmacy and dollar stores in more than seven states and Puerto Rico.

Wing-Man Development, LLC plans to open 40 Hurricane Grill & Wings restaurants within six years and is currently seeking franchisees to develop these locations.


Don't bother with St.Louis, we don't want you!

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