MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hilton Worldwide named Bill Murphy today as Chief Information Officer (CIO). In this role, Murphy will be responsible for managing the company’s global technology team and infrastructure, as well as its technology business partnerships. He will also retain his previous responsibilities, when he held the title of the company’s Chief Technology Officer (CTO) since […]

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–With more and more small businesses pulling the curtains and locking the doors for the last time, the outlook for potential “mom and pop” operations seems bleak. However, those with entrepreneurial spirit should fear not, as Sweetest Buzz Cake and Coffee House has created a formula for success. “The sweets are almost too pretty to […]

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Smashburger, the expanding better burger restaurant, today announced it is ranked number 405 on the 31st annual Inc. 500, thanks to its three year sales growth of 928%. The Inc. 500 is an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of […]

East Coast Wings & Grill, a North Carolina-based restaurant concept known for its 75 flavors of award-winning buffalo-style wings, is planning to expand into San Antonio with at least 12 new locations during the next six years. The company’s plan stems from a franchise development agreement that has already been signed with brothers Nimesh and […]

HOUSTON, Aug. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Fuddruckers has created a spicy send off to the summer with a regionally-inspired Hatch Chile Burger that aims to heat up the home of the “World’s Greatest Hamburgers“® through the early fall.  Just introduced and available while supplies last, the delectable dish partners always fresh and never frozen, 100% USDA premium-cut beef with […]

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MillerCoors today announced the launch of the National Urban Entrepreneurs Week on August 20-24. The week includes interactive online business forums and an audio series offering tools and strategies to help entrepreneurs grow their businesses. According to the Small Business Administration, small businesses generated 65% of the new jobs in America over the past […]

Nearly 50,000 beer lovers will attend this years festivities. What: Over the course of three days, 49,000 attendees will sample beer from approximately 580 U.S. breweries at the 31st annual Great American Beer Festival (GABF). As America’s premier beer festival and competition, GABF represents the largest ticketed beer event in the country, bringing together the brewers […]