Rothschild will also manage franchising and franchise relations for Romano's Macaroni Grill, which Ignite acquired in April 2013. The casual Italian concept has a strong group of franchisees that own five restaurants in the U.S., along with 19 additional locations throughout nine U.S. territories and foreign countries.
About Ignite Restaurant Group Ignite Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:IRG) owns and operates nearly 350 restaurants throughout the U.S. Headquartered in Houston, Ignite's portfolio of restaurant concepts includes Joe's Crab Shack, Romano's Macaroni Grill and Brick House Tavern + Tap. Each brand offers a variety of high-quality, chef-inspired food and beverages in a distinctive, casual, high-energy atmosphere. The company is also a franchisor for Macaroni Grill in locations in the U.S., U.S. territories and internationally. For more information on Ignite and its distinctive brands visit www.igniterestaurantgroup.com.
SOURCE Ignite Restaurant Group