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Jonathan Maze

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Jonathan Maze

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Leadership

The 20 highest-paid restaurant CEOs in 2017

The two biggest companies paid their CEOs the most.

Financing

McDonald’s Steve Easterbrook was highest paid CEO in the restaurant industry in 2017

Restaurant CEO pay was flat last year amid weak sales and weaker stock prices.

Winners and losers were plentiful in Q1, a quarter that proved to be tougher than it seemed, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

Cost cuts and better revenue have offset the chain's decline in same-store sales.

The rapidly growing fast-casual chain has raised more than $130 million to fuel its expansion.

As the chain’s new owner, Apollo, solidifies the chain’s management team, Susan Daggett was appointed CFO.

The fast-casual chain said its same-store sales have turned positive after years of weakness.

The pizza chain has closed more than 60 locations over the past year amid weak sales.

Traffic is still falling, but the industry is showing some improvement after a tough start to 2018.

The bankruptcy filing of large Applebee’s franchisee shows that franchisors don’t reveal enough of their operators’ financial health, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

The company said that its strategic review didn’t result in a viable offer, says RB’s The Bottom Line.

Chief Marketing Officer Brandon Rhoten is leaving the company, which is looking for a way to reverse worsening sales.