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This Labor Day weekend, URG Restaurants once again showed their unwavering support for Fairways for Warriors, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting wounded veterans through the power of golf. We’re thrilled to share that, with the help of our amazing guests, we raised over $1,000 to continue our commitment to this incredible cause!
Kathy Stevens, our CFO, presented a check to Roy Bell of Fairways for Warriors, symbolizing our enduring partnership and shared mission.
We couldn’t have done it without YOU – our incredible guests! Your continued generosity and support keep the momentum going, and we’re truly grateful for your kindness.
At United Restaurant Group, we’re not just about one-time efforts; we’re dedicated to making a lasting impact. Partnering with Fairways for Warriors is an ongoing commitment, and we’re honored to contribute to their mission of helping our wounded veterans find physical and emotional healing through golf.
Stay tuned for more updates on our continued partnership and community involvement initiatives! Together, we can make a difference.
Glen Allen, September 08, 2023 – United Restaurant Group, a leading franchisee of TGI Fridays with a strong presence in the Mid-Atlantic region, is proud to announce the well-deserved promotions of Josie Woodall and Thomas Weston to the position of General Manager.
Josie Woodall, now General Manager in Wilmington, Delaware, has an exceptional career path within the URG family. Her journey began in 2007 as a bartender in New Castle, and her dedication to learning and leadership quickly propelled her through the ranks. Josie has managed multiple TGI Fridays locations across Delaware, including Newark and Dover, consistently driving operational excellence and fostering team cohesion. Beyond her professional achievements, Josie is a devoted spouse and parent to three children, two dogs, and a cat, reflecting her strong family values. Her passion for creating lasting memories both in her personal life and her professional career truly sets her apart. Josie’s promotion to General Manager is a testament to her unwavering commitment and exemplary leadership within the company.
In addition to Josie Woodall’s promotion, URG is thrilled to announce the elevation of Thomas Weston to the role of General Manager. Thomas, originally from Brooklyn, New York, and a Long Island resident since childhood, has a remarkable career journey within the URG family. He began his career with the company in 1998 and played a crucial role in opening the Chesapeake TGI Fridays location. His dedication and hard work led to his promotion as Kitchen Manager in 2022, and today, he proudly assumes the position of General Manager. Thomas’s commitment to delivering exceptional dining experiences, coupled with his dedication to family life, makes him an exemplary leader in the hospitality industry.
URG congratulates both Josie Woodall and Thomas Weston on their well-earned promotions to General Manager positions and looks forward to their continued contributions to the success and growth of the company.
Glen Allen, July 10, 2023 — United Restaurant Group LP, a leading TGI Fridays franchisee with 15 locations across Virginia, Delaware, and North Carolina, is thrilled to announce the launch of an exciting new promotion: $5 Appetizers from 3pm – 7pm, Monday through Thursday. This limited-time offer is available exclusively at their restaurant locations, offering patrons incredible value and an enhanced dining experience.
The $5 Appetizers promotion features a selection of crowd-pleasing favorites, including Mozzarella Sticks, Pan-Seared Pot Stickers, Philly Cheesesteak Egg Rolls, Loaded Potato Skins, Spinach & Artichoke Dip, Warm Pretzels, and Boneless Wings. Whether you’re craving a cheesy indulgence or a savory snack, these appetizers are sure to tantalize your taste buds.
This exciting promotion is designed to make dining out more accessible and enjoyable for our valued customers. Available exclusively in the bar area for dine-in only, guests can savor these mouthwatering appetizers while enjoying the vibrant atmosphere of our restaurants. The $5 Appetizers offer is a fantastic opportunity for friends, colleagues, and families to come together and experience an array of delicious flavors at an unbeatable price.
CEO of United Restaurant Group, Tony Grillo, expresses enthusiasm about this new offering, stating, “The combination of this great appetizer deal with the ongoing special drink prices gives us a real competitive edge in our markets and provides the guests with a real value in these tough economic times.”
The popular foodie “Foodgod” has created a NEW amazing dessert that will be served exclusively at TGI Fridays starting on March 17th!
This festive dessert, the Unicornfetti Cake, features party-colored vanilla ice cream, coated with warm, decadent white chocolate [and] lollipop candy crunchies and color-changing sugar crystals… YUM!
This delicious treat was even featured on The Wendy Williams Show! Check it out….
We’re so proud to be one of the sponsors of Z104’s Stuff The Bus this holiday season in VA Beach, Virginia. It was an amazing turnout!
See the Grand Finale/Recap for yourself… (click on the image below)
Source via K104 Radio
From the United Restaurant Group family- we are excited & proud to wish a very big GOOD LUCK to our friends competing at the Semi-Final Bartender Championship, located at our West Broad TGI Fridays in Richmond. Good luck to Jermie from Mt. Pleasant to Brittany, from Midlothian/Swift Creek, and also to Ali, from our Raleigh Fridays. Happy flair-ing ya’ll!
‘Tis the season to be jolly… and from our family at United Restaurant Group to yours- Happy Holidays everyone! We wish you all a wonderful season with friends, family and loved ones.
Feast with a friend at Fridays! Order 2 Appetizers + 2 Entrees + 2 Desserts, starting at $20.
SELECT ITEMS ONLY. LIMITED TIME ONLY.
Thanks to Monster Coupon Book, three of our TGI Fridays stores in South Carolina are sharing some favorite summertime dishes & drinks of 2018…