Twin Peaks Restaurants Expands into Washington and Oregon with StoveTop Restaurant Group, LLC Franchise Agreement

Dallas, TX (PRWEB) April 14, 2015 - Twin Peaks, the ultimate sports lodge known for its made-from-scratch kitchen, rugged atmosphere, and playful Twin Peaks Girls, has recently welcomed StoveTop Restaurant Group, LLC to its family of franchisees. The organization has signed a development agreement to open eight stores throughout Washington and Oregon, states previously unoccupied by the brand.

StoveTop Restaurant Group, LLC is led by a team of industry veterans. CEO Eric Houseman served as President and COO of Red Robin Gourmet Burgers for 22 years. President Brad Clawson spent 19 years as Director of Operations and Purchasing for Great Western Dining, and seven years as VP of Franchise Operations for Red Robin Gourmet Burgers.

Rounding out the leadership at StoveTop Restaurant Group, LLC are Managing Member Craig Colby and Chairman Michael Colby, who have owned and operated four different restaurant concepts over the past 18 years. Colby and Colby previously built and acquired 15 Burger King locations, which were sold in 2004. Currently, they serve as Co-Presidents of The Colby Restaurant Group, which owns four Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, four Cosi Restaurants and also operates three Margaritas as well as is the master franchisor for the concept.

“In partnering with StoveTop Restaurant Group, LLC, we will achieve our goal of expanding into Washington and Oregon,” said Shannon Glaser, Director of Franchise Development for Twin Peaks. “The StoveTop team brings decades of experience, commitment and professionalism to the table and will be instrumental in the growth plans for our brand. We are thrilled to have franchisees of this caliber join our team.”

“I admire the dedication that Twin Peaks has toward expanding their brand while continuing to provide impeccable service to their customers,” said Houseman. “Our team is looking forward to upholding Twin Peaks’s standard of excellence and introducing the concept to customers in Washington and Oregon.”

More information on Twin Peaks, including locations and franchise information, is available at

About Twin Peaks

Founded in 2005 in the Dallas suburb of Lewisville by successful restaurant veterans Randy DeWitt and Scott Gordon, Twin Peaks was designed as a unique concept to meet the needs of an untapped market. Twin Peaks features high-quality food and ice cold draft beer served by friendly and attractive Twin Peaks Girls in a mountain sports lodge setting. In 2014, Twin Peaks was listed among Nation’s Restaurant News’ “Second 100,” an annual report that ranks restaurant brands between 101-200 based on U.S. system-wide sales, and was included in FSR Magazine’s “Ones to Watch.” Twin Peaks was also recently named “America’s Fastest Growing Restaurant Chain” by Bloomberg Businessweek. The national chain currently has 68 locations throughout 24 states.

SOURCE Twin Peaks

Media Contact:

Julie Pfister
Levenson Group


Share this Story:


comments powered by Disqus

Franchise News Room »

News By Industry »

Featured Opportunities

American Family Care
The demand for health care services increases every year. People want and need access to health care on their terms - which usually means immediately!
SpeedPro Imaging
SpeedPro Imaging is the ONLY franchise available exclusively focusing on wide format printing, the highest margin and fastest growing niche in the...
Delta Disaster Services
The Delta Disaster Services Franchise can put you in the multibillion dollar restoration industry with an average profit margin of 43%. Can you...
Sbarro, LLC
An award-winning franchise company, Sbarro is known for selling XL NY pizza by the slice with dough made in-house daily & 100% Whole Milk...
SiempreTax+ is a low-investment tax franchise opportunity. SiempreTax+ specializes in tax return preparation for individuals and small businesses in...

Subscribe to Express

A Franchise Update Media Production
Franchise Update Media | P.O. Box 20547 // San Jose, CA 95160 // PH. (408) 402-5681
Copyright © 2001 - 2017. All Rights Reserved.

In Loving Memory Of Timothy Gardner (1987-2014)