8 figure account review prediction

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Why pitch DineOutWith.Us?

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Fast & Fine Dinning Pizzeria has a Challenge

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Monster Digital Restaurant Lead

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Pitch this Pizza Joint before they Take-Off

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$140 million account in flux

Steve’s breakdown: With John of Papa John’s stepping down, it has top affect the advertising account. His face is on everything including the logo. They are saying Laundry Service is taking over...

Franchises have won their first scalp

Steve’s breakdown: Subway has a bit of a revolt going on and nobody is safe. Supposedly, they did an agency consolidation but who’s really in charge since the CMO was basically forced...

What happens in UK could happen in US

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Huge Restaurant PR Review

Steve’s breakdown: Can’t get bigger than McDonald’s. Seems they issued an RFP already. Try Mr. Jano Cabrera at jano.cabrera@us.mcd.com. He is the Corporate Senior Vice President, US Communications, Global Media and Public...

$70 million restaurant likely to change hands.

Steve’s breakdown: Between the unappetizing present creative and the fact that there’s going to be new owners, we’re thinking the Buffalo Wing Wings’  account will be changing hands. MINNEAPOLIS, MN: Buffalo Wing...

Panda Express in Review

Steve’s breakdown: The RFP is out so you’ll have to move fast.  Ms. Andrea Cherng at andrea.cherng@pandarg.com is the Chief Marketing Officer. ROSEMEAD, CA: Chinese chain Panda Express has issued an...

Cali Restaurant Co Looks Ready to Pounce

Steve’s breakdown: Chris Simms is the CEO & John Williams is the new CMO and there’ also a new Chief People Officer. They are a little cagey regarding contact information so try...

Pitch news from Europe

Steve’s breakdown: It’s always a good idea to keep an eye on what’s happening across the pond. It can give you clues to future plans in North America. Here’s a...

A Bunch of Restaurant Brands just got new CMO

Steve’s breakdown: The brands are Whiskey Cake Kitchen & Bar, The Ranch, Velvet Taco, Mexican Sugar, Ida Claire, Sixty Vines, The Keeper, Haywire, Twin Peaks, Unlawful Assembly Brewing Company and Legacy...

QSR snags CPG exec as CMO

Steve’s breakdown: KFC is the restaurant and P&G is where their new CMO came from. I just don’t know about the “Everyone Can Play the Colonel” campaign. Does it still...

Time to talk turkey with this juice joint

Steve’s breakdown: Jamba Juice, with 800 locations, just brought on an ex-advertising exec as CMO. Jamba has not had an AOR since Zimmerman so we think this is the perfect...

$20 million restaurant account review prediction

Steve’s breakdown: It doesn’t take a Rocket Surgeon to figure out that Ruby Tuesday’s going to change up ad agencies once NRD Capital buys the company. Put it in your calendar to...

Getting into the restaurant business

Steve’s breakdown: TooJay’s Deli is the client and Maxwell Piet is the new CMO. If you want to break into the restaurant chain biz, this might be perfect place to start. ~27 location in...

Who doesn’t want a Pizza Joint client?

Steve’s breakdown: Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza is the client and Shivram Vaideeswaran is the new CMO. Go for it! The number is 626-393-5880. LOS ANGELES, CA: Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza, the nation’s leading fast-casual artisanal pizza...

200 location fast-casual with no AOR gets CMO

Steve’s breakdown: Corner Bakery Cafe is the company and Donna Josephson is the new CMO who most recently served as CMO at Fazcoli’s.  DALLAS, TX: Corner Bakery Cafe announces that Donna Josephson has joined the company as...

Burger chain’s big move = Opportunity

Steve’s breakdown: And we mean that literally. White Castle is moving its headquarters. They will still be in Columbus but now with visions of wonder of a better life so we think...

65 location light fare chain gets first CMO

Steve’s breakdown: We love first time CMOs and this one seems to have a lot of field marketing experience so that’s where the pitch should be directed. HOUSTON, TX: Salata...

Sandwich joint just got some deep pockets for advertising

Steve’s breakdown: Bruegger’s Bagels is the brand and JAB Holdings are the pockets. They also own Peet’s Coffee, Caribou Coffee, Krispy Creme, Stumptown Coffee Roasters, Intelligentsia Coffee and the Keurig Green Mountain...

Pitching Chipotle

Steve’s breakdown: Why did this take so long? Chipotle finally gets serious about PR by hiring their 1st CCO and we believe there’s going to be some opportunity here for...

Restaurant company desperately needs help

Steve’s breakdown: Can it get any worst at Chipotle? We’re thinking some well thought out digital/social media has to kick in right about now. If that’s your game, your might want...

Giant agency consolidation review in the restaurant biz

Steve’s breakdown: Select Resources International is handling the McDonald’s review so make sure your credentials are up to date over there. The number is (310) 824-8999. OAK BROOK, IL: McDonald’s is launching a...

Account review prediction in the Restaurant biz

Steves breakdown: They are talking about reinvigorating the company’s creative campaigns with their new CMO and COO. Contact CKE as soon as possible. CARPINTERIA, CA: Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s parent company CKE...

Wing joint needs some marketing help

Steve’s breakdown: Buffalo Wild Wings is launching B-Dubs Express. Yeah – we all see the problem already. Plus their stockholders are not going to tolerate any missteps so get in their...

Qdoba in Review

Steve’s breakdown: You’ll have to move fast on this one because the review is process. DENVER, CO: Fast casual chain (and Chipotle competitor) Qdoba is seeking a new agency partner...

Social Media Lead in Pizza

Steve’s breakdown: The new global CMO at Papa John’s is a social media “mastermind” so we expect to see a lot more for that happening. Grey is the AOR but...

Texas-based Restaurant snags taco CMO

Steve’s breakdown: CiCi’s is the place with a new CMO. Taco John’s is where she came from. You might want to checkout Del Frisco’s Grille too because that’s where CiCi’s CMO...

Asian restaurant chain snags pizza CMO

Steve’s breakdown: The new guy most recently served as CMO for Papa Murphy’s Pizza, and held senior leadership positions with Wendy’s and Domino’s Pizza. SCOTTSDALE, AZ: Pei Wei, the leader in...

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