MILTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On March 27, 2018, the Board of Directors of Not Your Average Joe’s appointed Peter D’Amelio to become the Chairman and CEO, succeeding Stephen Silverstein, the company’s Founder. Mr. Silverstein will continue in his role as a Director and will be a consultant to the Company.
In addition, Mr. Silverstein has purchased the Dartmouth Not Your Average Joe’s restaurant (it’s original location) and will operate that location as an independent licensee of the company.
Mr. Silverstein said, “It is time for Not Your Average Joe’s to transition from being founder led, I couldn’t be more pleased than to turn the reins over to Peter. Owning and running Dartmouth will be full circle for me, allowing me to continue to contribute to the company I founded in new ways. I am pleased to continue to serve on the Board of Directors and I will do everything I can to help Not Your Average Joe’s grow into the national powerhouse it should be.”
Mr. D’Amelio said, “I am humbled and honored to be selected to lead Not Your Average Joe’s. I will build on Steve’s vision of scratch food at affordable prices coupled with best of class hospitality. I couldn’t be more excited for the future.”
Not Your Average Joe’s was founded by Stephen Silverstein in 1994. Today, Not Your Average Joe’s operates 22 restaurants in 6 states, employing about 1,600 and serving 4.5 million happy guests a year.
Peter D’Amelio joined Not Your Average Joe’s as President in September 2017. Peter has had a remarkable career in the restaurant industry, having held executive positions with some of the best companies in the industry, including his 18 years at Cheesecake Factory where he was President for 5 years.
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