Demitri Diakantonis

reporter, middle market, The Deal

Recent Articles By The Author

Industry Bankers Think Pizza Could be in DineEquity's Future

Industry Bankers Think Pizza Could be in DineEquity's Future

Industry observers think the owner of Applebees and International House of Pancakes should look at the fast-growing pizza space for expansion.

Ruth's Serves up Noncore Assets to Houston-based Landry's

Ruth's Serves up Noncore Assets to Houston-based Landry's

Operator of Ruth's Chris Steak House divests Mitchell's brand for $10 million.

Churchill Downs Reels in a Mobile Strategy With Big Fish Games

Churchill Downs Reels in a Mobile Strategy With Big Fish Games

Kentuck Derby operator is on the hook for up to $855 million as it joins race for mobile gaming assets.

Vicwest Auctions Result in Sale to Two Strategic Acquirers

Vicwest Auctions Result in Sale to Two Strategic Acquirers

Sale to Kingspan and Ag Growth will return about $197 million to shareholders.

Few Options Remain on Apollo-backed CEC Entertainment's Menu

Few Options Remain on Apollo-backed CEC Entertainment's Menu

The operator of Chuck E Cheese could look to Texas for its next deal.