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Kona Grill

Leadership

Jim Kuhn named CEO of Kona Grill

Kuhn succeeds Berke Bakay, who held the top post for six years.

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Jim Kuhn will join the team after serving as CEO of Chalak Mitra Group.

An Asian-fusion concept featuring an eclectic menu combining simple items with an upscale twist

Overall, the varied menu category is flat, up .3% in sales to $23.9 billion and .5% in units to 7,792.

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As off-premise continues to grow, an omnichannel approach may be on the horizon.

The top and fastest-growing chains don’t always align with average total menu items in their sectors.