- Announces 13 th Puerto Rico Restaurant Location in Aguadilla -
- Hosts Anniversary Fundraiser to Benefit Hospital Del Niño -
SPARTANBURG, S.C., June 2, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Denny's Corporation (Nasdaq:DENN), franchisor and operator of one of America's largest franchised full-service restaurant chains, along with franchise partner Marpor Corporation are pleased to announce the 25 th Anniversary of America's Diner in Puerto Rico. The partners recently celebrated this milestone anniversary with a local press conference honoring the history of their partnership in Puerto Rico, in addition to announcing a 13 th local restaurant that is set to open in the Hotel Las Cascadas of Aguadilla in early 2015."Congratulations to the Marpor Corporation for 25 years of excellence in Puerto Rico, whose Denny's restaurants' performance and growth have set a positive example for our company internationally. We appreciate the hard work your team has done to propel our brand globally while positively impacting the local economy and community of Puerto Rico every day," said John C. Miller, CEO and President of Denny's Corporation. "We are fortunate to have such a great franchise partner as the Marpor Corporation and are pleased to celebrate this important milestone." The Marpor Corporation together with Denny's was the first to debut the 24-hour dining concept in Puerto Rico. Today, with 12 Denny's restaurant locations and more than 1,000 employees, it continues to be the American family-dining leader on the island. Its newest restaurant set to open in Aguadilla next year will add to that figure by creating more than 250 new jobs and stimulating the local economy when it opens its doors. "We are pleased to have achieved this great milestone for Denny's and look forward to celebrating with those that we owe a great deal of our success to, our dedicated employees and loyal customers," said Phillip Faigenblat, Director of Marpor Corporation. "We would also like to thank Hon. Carlos Méndez, Mayor of Aguadilla, for his commitment to and vision for the Hotel Las Cascadas and offering us the opportunity to be a part of the hotel."