Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) July 01, 2013
Brad Smith, Chief Operating Officer for Romacorp Inc., parent company for Tony Roma’s restaurants, was recently recognized by the Orlando Business Journal with the “C-level Award” for outstanding leadership as “Chief Operating Officer of the Year” in the large business category. After receiving his award, Brad commented, “I am extremely honored to receive this award and am happy to work with such a dynamic, successful team at Tony Roma’s.” Brad has over 26 years of experience in the restaurant industry and has been with Tony Roma’s for more than 10 years. Brad received this award for his contributions, commitment, and impact to the growth of Tony Roma’s. Most importantly, Brad is spearheading the strategic revitalization of the brand in the coming year. “Brad has made significant contributions to the global growth of the Tony Roma’s brand and this award is well deserved,” said Ken Myres, President of Romacorp.
The Orlando Business Journal recognizes Central Florida’s top leaders in their area of expertise, including the following categories: Chief Financial Officer, Chief Information Officer, Chief Operating Officer, and Chief X Officer.
“Legendary for Ribs, Famous for so much more.” Romacorp, Inc., is the parent company of Tony Roma’s restaurants, the world’s largest casual dining concept specializing in ribs. The first Tony Roma’s restaurant opened 40 years ago in North Miami, Florida, and today the concept includes restaurant operations that span six continents.