Rubio's Restaurants to Present At Imperial Capital's First Annual Middle Market Consumer Summit
CARLSBAD, Calif. // GLOBE NEWSWIRE // -- Rubio's(R) Restaurants, Inc. (Nasdaq:RUBO), a leader in the growing Fast Casual segment of the restaurant industry with their premium Fresh Mexican Grill concept, has been invited to present at the First Annual Imperial Capital Middle Market Consumer Summit to be held at the Montage Beverly Hills in Beverly Hills, CA on Wednesday, October 14, 2009.
Rubio's Restaurants Chief Financial Officer Frank Henigman is scheduled to present at 11:30 a.m. Pacific time (2:30 p.m. Eastern time), preceded by a 10:00 a.m. breakout meeting. The presentation will be available via webcast.
About Rubio's(R) Restaurants, Inc. (Nasdaq:RUBO)
Bold, distinctive, Baja-inspired food is the hallmark of Rubio's Fresh Mexican Grill(R). The first Rubio's was opened in 1983 in the Mission Bay community of San Diego by Ralph Rubio and his father, Ray Rubio. Rubio's is credited with introducing fish tacos to Southern California and starting a phenomenon that has spread coast to coast. In addition to chargrilled marinated chicken, lean carne asada steak, and slow-roasted pork carnitas, Rubio's menu features seafood items including grilled mahi mahi and shrimp. Guacamole and a variety of salsas and proprietary sauces are made from scratch daily, and Rubio's uses canola oil with zero grams trans fat per serving. The menu includes tacos, burritos, salads and bowls, quesadillas, HealthMex(R) offerings which are lower in fat and calories, and domestic and imported beer in most locations. Each restaurant design is reminiscent of the relaxed, warm and inviting atmosphere of Baja California, a coastal state of Mexico. Headquartered in Carlsbad, California, Rubio's operates, licenses or franchises more than 190 restaurants in California, Arizona, Colorado, Utah and Nevada.
About Imperial Capital, LLC
Imperial Capital, LLC is a full service investment banking firm offering debt and equity financing, sell-side and buy-side mergers and acquisitions advisory, financial restructuring and recapitalization advisory services. Imperial Capital's Consumer Products team is focused on providing middle market companies with sound advice and superior execution under any market condition and is active in all sectors of the Consumer segment, including Apparel, Footwear & Accessories, Consumer Electronics, Food & Beverage, Household Products, Restaurants and Retail.