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Glory Days Grill® Announces 2013 Vendor of the Year Awards

For Release 9 AM EST
February 18, 2013

Gaithersburg, MD — February 18, 2013 — Every year since 2000, Glory Days Grill identifies select ‘Vendors of the Year’ to recognize excellence in business partnerships.  In order to win this prestigious award, vendors must exceed expectations by going above and beyond the call of duty in a substantial fashion.

For the 13th consecutive year, Glory Days Grill has chosen Vendors for their outstanding support and commitment demonstrated throughout the prior year.  The winning Vendors of the Year for 2012 are as follows: Ashland Equipment, Inc., Digitec Solutions, Inc., Sir Speedy, Inc. and Service Distributing/Gallo Wines.  Recipients will be honored with a dinner and awards ceremony on March 6, 2013. 

Ashland Equipment: A Belcamp, MD company that specializes in commercial foodservice equipment and design. They have designed some of the biggest commercial kitchens in the country including production kitchens at Host/Marriott facilities and Johns Hopkins University.  The detailed oriented staff at Ashland won the bid to assist in the design and implementation of two new Glory Days Grill restaurants during 2011-12 and performed flawlessly.  Ashland has become Glory Days Grill and Fanfare Eatery's "go to" company for kitchen equipment resupply, tables, furniture, custom stainless and future layouts and designs. Rod White, President, and his team bring many years of knowledge, expertise and a "can do" attitude to each and every project.  

Digitec Solutions, Inc: A 13-time winner of this distinction, Digitec Solutions, Inc. (a member of the Support Functions, Inc. Group of Companies) is an extremely innovative company that has been a partner with Glory Days Grill since its inception in 1996.  Based in Fairfax, VA, Digitec Solutions, along with the other members of the Support Functions Group, provide Glory Days Grill with a variety of products and services ranging from uniforms to speaker boxes to plastic toys for kid’s drinks.  They also serve as Glory Days Grill’s IT Company, providing computer hardware, software and a variety of innovative technology solutions.  Digitec Solutions specializes in serving the needs of small and medium size companies and is the support function leg of several companies that act to create varied solutions to business and industry.

Sir Speedy, BWI: Sir Speedy, located in Linthicum, MD, prides themselves as a leader in the business services market by offering advanced technologies that help their customers reach their customers more effectively. From high speed black and white copying, color copying, full color offset printing, and promotional items, to integrated direct marketing campaigns they provide quality in everything they do. A professional and experienced staff combined with exceptional customer service has helped Sir Speedy meet our needs for many years.

Service Distributing/Gallo Wines: Service Distributing, Inc. was founded in 1961 and has since grown into one of the largest wine wholesalers in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Located in Lorton, VA, and representing many of the top international brands including E & J Gallo Winery, Service Distributing, Inc. is committed to providing its customers with quality products at reasonable prices.  Their dedicated service even extends beyond their industry borders, and they are active in the local Chambers of Commerce as well as the community at large.

Founded in Fairfax, VA in 1996, Glory Days Grill is a sports-themed family restaurant featuring great food, outstanding service and real-time entertainment. Every restaurant brings together an award-winning menu with more than 25 televisions tuned to sports, cartoons, news and entertainment with individual speaker stations at each table. Glory Days Grill has been named Best Sports Bar, Best Casual Theme and Best American Restaurant, along with receiving accolades for Best Ribs, Best Chili and Best Burger. The restaurant company currently owns and operates 18 corporate locations in the tri-state area with 2 franchised restaurants in Richmond, VA and one FANFARE Eatery in Fairfax, VA. For more information, visit


For direct contact:  
Charissa Costa