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Gary Cohen Promoted to Executive Vice President of Glory Days Grill® Restaurants

Gaithersburg, MD — January 4, 2017 — Glory Days Grill, a sports-themed family restaurant chain operating 26 corporate and franchised restaurants located in Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia and Florida, is pleased to announce the promotion of Gary Cohen from Vice President of Operations to Executive Vice President of Glory Days Grill and all related entities effective December 26, 2016. Gary’s primary responsibilities will be to implement the organization’s vision and mission statements; oversee the growth and development of the various company entities, the restaurants and all personnel; and achieve the company’s financial goals and objectives.

Gary’s career encompasses thirty-seven years in the restaurant industry including positions with Marriott Dinner House Restaurants, Gilbert/Robinson Restaurants, Vie de France Bakery Café’s, That’s Amore Restaurants, and Glory Days Grill when he joined the company in 2006 as Director of Development. In 2007, Gary was promoted to Vice President of Operations for Glory Days, Inc. and Glory Days Franchising Company. During the past ten years, Gary has proven to be an invaluable member of the Glory Days family.  He is uniquely qualified for the position of Executive Vice President due to his impressive body of work in the hospitality industry, his passion for Glory Days Grill, and the enthusiastic approach he brings to the restaurant business.  Gary has consistently demonstrated his ability to achieve the highest standards of operational excellence.

More About Glory Days Grill:

Glory Days Grill is a full-service, sports-themed family restaurant featuring great food at very affordable prices, outstanding service and real-time entertainment.  Every restaurant brings together award-winning menus accompanied by numerous large screen televisions tuned to a variety of sports, cartoons, news and entertainment offerings.  Tables and booths have individual volume-controlled speaker stations adding to the guest’s enjoyment.  Many locations have private banquet facilities and all feature catering services. Glory Days Grill has been named Best Casual Theme Restaurant, Best American Restaurant, Best Sports Bar, and has also received accolades for Best Ribs, Best Chili, Best Burger and Best Bartender.  Glory Days Grill founders, Richard Danker, Bob Garner, and Jeff Newman currently own and operate 19 Glory Days Grill restaurants in the tri-state area comprising Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. Glory Days Grill also supports 7 franchised restaurants in Richmond, VA and Tampa, FL. For more information, visit or


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