FAMOUS DAVES OF AMERICA, INC. (NASDAQ:DAVE) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition

FAMOUS DAVES OF AMERICA, INC. (NASDAQ:DAVE) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition

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Results of Operations and Financial

On May15, 2017, Famous Daves of America, Inc. (the Company)
issued a press release, which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1,
announcing the financial results for the Companys first quarter
of its fiscal year 2017.

The information set forth in Item2.02 of this Current Report on
Form 8-K is deemed to be furnished and shall not be deemed to be
filed for purposes of Section18 of the Securities Exchange Act of
1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or otherwise subject to the
liabilities of that Section. The information set forth in
Item2.02 of this Current Report on Form 8-K, including exhibit
99.1 shall not be deemed incorporated by reference into any
filing under the Exchange Act or the Securities Act of 1933, as
amended, regardless of any general incorporation language in such

Item5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election
of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory
Arrangements of Certain Officers.

(d) Election of Director

Effective May15, 2017, the Board of Directors (the Board) of the
Company elected Eric S. Hirschhorn to serve as a director of the
Company to fill a vacancy on the Board.

Mr.Hirschhorn, age 35, served in various capacities at Restaurant
Brands International through March 2017. Most recently, he served
as the President of Burger King Canada from June 2016 to March
2017. From June 2013 to May 2016, Mr.Hirschhorn served as Burger
Kings Chief Marketing Officer for North America and prior to
that, from May 2012 to June 2013, he served as Vice President of
Market Intelligence and Global Innovation for Burger King.
Mr.Hirschhorn first joined Burger King in November 2010 as part
of 3G Capitals management team as Vice President of Business
Performance. Prior to joining Burger King, Mr.Hirschhorn served
as General Counsel of 3G Capital from 2008 to 2010, an investment
firm based in New York where he served as key counsel in the
acquisition of Burger King. Immediately upon graduating from law
school, he was hired as an associate in the Technology, Media
Communications department at Thelen Reid Brown Raysman Steiner.
Mr.Hirschhorn received his J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo
School of Law and his B.A from the University of Pennsylvania.

There are no arrangements or understandings between Mr.Hirschhorn
and any other person to which he was selected as a director and
there are no transactions that would require disclosure under
Item404(a) of Regulation S-K. At this time, Mr.Hirschhorn has not
been appointed to any committees of the Board; however, upon such
appointment, the Company will file a Current Report on Form 8-K/A
to disclose such fact.

Item9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits

Exhibit No.


99.1 Press Release, dated May15, 2017

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Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. (Famous Dave’s) operates restaurants. The Company’s restaurants, which offer full table service, feature wood-smoked and off-the-grill entree favorites that fit into the barbeque category. It has the Company-owned and franchise-operated restaurants in the United States, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and Canada, and it operates within the industry segment of foodservice. It operates approximately 179 Famous Dave’s restaurants in over 33 states, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and Canada, including over 44 the Company-owned restaurants and approximately 135 franchise-operated restaurants. Each restaurant features a selection of hickory-smoked and off-the-grill barbecue favorites, such as flame-grilled St. Louis-style and baby back ribs, Texas beef brisket, Georgia chopped pork, country-roasted chicken, and signature sandwiches and salads. Its restaurants offer side items, such as corn bread, potato salad, coleslaw, Shack Fries and Wilbur Beans.


FAMOUS DAVE’S OF AMERICA, INC. (NASDAQ:DAVE) closed its last trading session down -0.15 at 4.00 with 10,554 shares trading hands.

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