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Glory Days Grill® Honored with SmartCEO Future 50 Award

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January 27, 2013

Gaithersburg, MD — January 27, 2013 — Glory Days Grill, a sports-themed family restaurant chain operating 20 restaurants located in Virginia, Maryland and West Virginia, was honored last Thursday with SmartCEO’s Future 50 Award. This award recognizes 50 fast-growth, mid-sized companies in the region who represent the future of the region’s economy and embody an entrepreneurial spirit critical for leadership and success. The 2014 Future 50 winners collectively generate $2.3 billion in annual revenue and employ 14,945 individuals in the Greater Baltimore area.

Glory Days Grill has won numerous awards for Best Casual Theme Restaurant, Best American Cuisine, Best Sports Bar, and the Restaurant Neighbor Award. The company has been a 5 time winner of the McCormick Cornerstone of the Industry Award from the Restaurant Association of Maryland, acknowledging companies that operate as the cornerstone of their communities, through positive job creation, community support and charitable contributions.

More About Glory Days Grill:

Founded in Fairfax, VA in 1996, Glory Days Grill is a sports-themed family restaurant that appeals to all age groups and specializes in great food, outstanding service and real-time entertainment.  Every restaurant features an abundance of televisions tuned to sports, cartoons, news and entertainment with individual speaker stations at each table.  Glory Days Grill has received accolades for Best Ribs, Best Chili and Best Burger. The restaurant company currently owns and operates 18 corporate locations in the tri-state area comprising Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia plus 2 franchised restaurants in Richmond, VA and one FANFARE Eatery located in Fairfax Corner, VA. The company will be opening 3 Glory Days Grill restaurants and a second FANFARE Eatery in 2014 as well as expanding its franchising efforts. For more information, visit


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