SUWANEE, Ga., Feb. 20, 2012 // PRNewswire // -- A new Dickey's Barbecue Pit is heading to Suwanee. Nicole and Aaron Michals recently signed a franchise agreement with Dickey's and will be opening a new Dickey's in Georgia this year.
"Dickey's is the best barbecue franchise out there," said Aaron Michals. "There aren't many barbecue places in the market right now."
Aaron and his wife Nicole will be moving from Pennsylvania to Georgia soon in order to begin their new adventure. Aaron owned an art gallery in Pennsylvania and will be leaving it behind when he moves.
"Georgia is a great market for barbecue. People appreciate authentic barbecue and great southern foods," said Michals.
Dickey's Barbecue Pit opened its first location in Dallas in 1941. Dickey's began franchising in 1994 and has continued to grow across the country. Dickey's currently has more than 200 locations in 36 states nationwide.
"I am excited that we are bringing great barbecue to Suwanee; Aaron and Nicole are going to have a great time. I am excited for them," said Roland Dickey, Jr., president of Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.
Dickey's Barbecue offers a quality selection of signature meats, home style sides and tangy barbecue sauce. All meats are slow smoked on-site in each restaurant. For more information, including a full menu, other restaurant locations and franchising opportunities, please visit www.dickeys.com.
Founded in 1941, Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants began in Dallas, Texas. More than 70 years later, Dickey's is now the leader of fast-casual barbecue in the country. Beginning with an aggressive growth strategy and proven business model, and since implementing its proprietary five revenue streams for business growth, Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants can now be found in 36 states and more than 200 locations nationwide. For more information on partnering with Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants in any location, call (866) 340-6188 or visit www.dickeys.com. Also visit our corporate Facebook page at www.facebook.com/dickeysbarbecuepit. Dickey's: Passionate about the Art of Great Barbecue.
SOURCE Dickey's Barbecue