Dickey's Barbecue Pit Establishes Parent Company to Meet Demands of Rapid Growth
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit announces the formation of Dickey’s Capital Group and reorganization of leadership positions in order to more effectively meet the demands of rapid growth. The newly-formed Dickey’s Capital Group, Inc. is the parent company of all business entities under the Dickey’s name. With the new organizational structure, these entities will be better equipped for expansion. The barbecue franchise opens approximately 12 stores a month and is preparing to open in their 45th state, with plans to expand internationally in 2017.
Roland Dickey, Jr. has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the parent company Dickey’s Capital Group, where he will serve as executive management of assets. Laura Rea Dickey has taken over as CEO of Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. Renee Roozen has been promoted to President of Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.
“The Dickey’s brand has seen tremendous growth throughout the past several years. We look forward to continued expansion of Dickey’s locations and product and service offerings nationwide and abroad,” says Roland Dickey, Jr. “With great growth comes change and I look forward to partnering with Laura Rea Dickey and Renee Roozen to continue evolving the brand while staying true to our Texas barbecue heritage.”