WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., September 15, 2011 – Fox News Channel (FNC) is 15 years old and to celebrate this milestone anniversary, FNC is kicking off a nationwide tour in Orlando (The Villages, Florida) with a live broadcast of "Fox & Friends" on Monday, September 19, from 6 to 9 a.m. Among the special guests are the classic rock band Foreigner (performing live) and Hurricane Grill & Wings®, one of the fastest growing restaurant concepts in the country. Hurricane will be showcasing their culinary talents throughout the three hour broadcast with on-air cooking segments featuring their unique flavors and sauces. In addition, they will be serving an array of their award winning menu items to the audience members who will include Orlando-area locals, military members and University of Central Florida cheerleaders.
"We congratulate Fox News Channel (FNC) on their incredible success over the past 15 years," said Martin O'Dowd, President of Hurricane Grill & Wings® . "FNC has truly made an impact on the news business, our society, and the media in general. Hurricane Grill & Wings® is honored to be chosen to be part of the anniversary celebration and to be invited to share our tips and cooking secrets with the national Fox & Friends viewers, the audience at the live broadcast and the Fox team."
About Hurricane Grill & Wings®
The original Hurricane Grill & Wings® opened in Fort Pierce, Fla., in 1995. There are 43 locations, including Arizona, Florida, Indiana, Michigan, New York, and Pennsylvania, with additional restaurants planned nationwide. Hurricane Grill & Wings® whose trademark is "Live with Flavor®" is known for its uniquely savory chicken wings, offered in five categories with a choice of more than 32 signature sauces. Menu items are cooked fresh to order with high quality ingredients and zero trans fats. Other menu options range from salads to Certified Angus Burgers and Grilled Mahi-Mahi along with a full line-up of craft beers and wine.
Hurricane Grill & Wings® has won several awards and honors nationally including being named Festival Favorite at the 10th Annual 2011 National Buffalo Wings Festival (85,000 attendees); Entrepreneur Magazine's 2011 Top New Franchises (the top 50 companies that began franchising in the last five years; also a prior recipient of Entrepreneur Magazine's Hot 100 List/the fastest-growing businesses in America); Restaurant Business Magazine's 2011 Future 50 (fastest growing chains with annual sales between $25 and $50 million); World Franchising Network's 2010 list of 50 Top Franchises for Military Veterans; Franchise Times Magazine's 2011 Fast 55 list (fastest growing franchises); and Top honors at the 2009 National Buffalo Wing Festival/Winner of The Chairman's Award. For more information, such as locations, menu items and franchise information, visit www.HurricaneWings.com.