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VILLA RESTAURANT GROUP NAMES ENRICO CUNDARI AS CONTROLLER OF ITS CORPORATE FINANCE TEAM

MORRISTOWN, NJ, July 13, 2016: Villa Restaurant Group, global multi-brand restaurant operator, franchisor and creator of Villa Italian Kitchen®, Green Leaf’s Beyond Great Salads®, Bananas Smoothies & Frozen Yogurt®, South Philly Cheesesteaks & Fries®, Far East Asian FireSM, Mo’ Burger® and other emerging quick and full service restaurants brands, today announced that it has hired Enrico Cundari, CPA as the new Controller of its corporate finance team.

Mr. Cundari has more than 25 years of experience in all aspects of financial reporting including forecasting and planning. In this new role, Mr. Cundari will act as the director of the accounting and finance department, reporting directly to the Chief Financial Officer, Marty McFeely, CPA. His responsibilities include the preparation of financial forecasts, budgets and report variances, as well as managing and ensuring compliance with all local, state, and federal agencies. Prior to joining Villa Restaurant Group, he held the position of Controller at Edgell Communications, Inc. and Trinity Biotech Distributors. He is a graduate of William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ.

“We are pleased to announce the addition of Enrico Cundari to Villa’s corporate finance team,” said Marty McFeely, Chief Financial Officer, Villa Restaurant Group. “A seasoned finance veteran, Enrico will enhance our finance team through his proven leadership and extensive knowledge of systems and processes. We are confident that he will have a positive impact on the company as we continue to focus on expanding our quick and full service restaurant brands in both new and existing markets.”

About Villa Restaurant Group℠ (previously known as Villa Enterprises)
Villa Restaurant GroupSM is a global multi-brand restaurant operator and franchisor. Founded in 1964 by Michele (Michael) Scotto, a Naples, Italy native, Villa Restaurant Group, began as a small pizzeria next to the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City. Today, Villa Restaurant Group is an international organization that recently celebrated its 51st anniversary with nearly 400 restaurants in malls, airports, casinos and other high-traffic locations.

Villa’s QSR brands, including Villa Italian Kitchen®, Green Leaf’s Beyond Great Salads®, Bananas Smoothies & Frozen Yogurt®, South Philly Cheesesteaks & Fries®, Far East Asian FireSM, Mo’ Burger® and other emerging brands, can be found across 41 U.S. states, Puerto Rico and eight additional countries. Villa also operates full-service restaurants in New Jersey under the 40North GroupSM brand including The Black Horse Tavern & PubSM, The OfficeSM, Steelworks Buffet & GrillSM, PiattinoSM and George & Martha’sSM. For more information, please visit www.villarestaurantgroup.com.

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