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Background Information

Employment History

Orlando Business Journal

Wray Executive Search

CGCOM

Seafood Business

President

Women's Foodservice Forum

Managing Director

Axum Capital Partners

President

Red Lobster

Affiliations

Board Member
Einstein Noah Restaurant Group , Inc.

Founding Member
Spokesperson Bureau

Member of the Advisory Board
Daniel Management Center

Member, Advisory Boards
Elliot Leadership Institute

Board Member
BASKIN-ROBBINS-JAPAN

Board Member
Tractor Supply Company

Member of the Board of Trustees
Culinary Institute of America

Board Member
Cosi , Inc.

Advisors
Naroff Economic Advisors Inc.

Board Member
New World Restaurant Group Inc

Member of the Advisory Board
Catalyst

Education

Psychology

University of South Carolina

BS degree

psychology

University of South Carolina

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Officers & Directors

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Edna K. Morris

Director since 2004 Chief Executive Officer/Partner of Range Restaurant Group since 2008. Managing Director, Axum Capital Partners since October 2009. Previously, Ms. Morris served as President of various brands, including Blue Coral, James Beard Foundation, Red Lobster and Quincy's from 1996 through 2006. Prior to that, Ms. Morris was Executive Vice President/Human Resources for Hardee's Food Systems and Advantica Restaurant Group from 1987 to 1996. Ms. Morris has also previously served as President of the Women's Foodservice Forum, Cosi and as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Culinary Institute of America. Other directorship: Einstein Noah Restaurant Group since 2012. Ms. Morris' executive leadership positions in retail/restaurants and experience with executive compensation issues provides the Board with a wealth of knowledge.


Edna K. ...

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Edna K. Morris

Director since 2004 Chief Executive Officer/Partner of Range Restaurant Group since 2008. Managing Director, Axum Capital Partners since October 2009. Previously, Ms. Morris served as President of various brands, including Blue Coral, James Beard Foundation, Red Lobster and Quincy's from 1996 through 2006. Prior to that, Ms. Morris was Executive Vice President/Human Resources for Hardee's Food Systems and Advantica Restaurant Group from 1987 to 1996. Ms. Morris has also previously served as President of the Women's Foodservice Forum, Cosi and as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Culinary Institute of America. Other directorship: Einstein Noah Restaurant Group since 2012. Ms. Morris' executive leadership positions in retail/restaurants and experience with executive compensation issues provides the Board with a wealth of knowledge.


Edna K. ...

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Edna K. Morris Director since 2004

Chief Executive Officer/Partner of Range Restaurant Group since 2008. Managing Director, Axum Capital Partners since October 2009. Previously, Ms. Morris served as President of various brands, including Blue Coral, James Beard Foundation, Red Lobster and Quincy's from 1996 through 2006. Prior to that, Ms. Morris was Executive Vice President/Human Resources for Hardee's Food Systems and Advantica Restaurant Group from 1987 to 1996. Ms. Morris has also previously served as President of the Women's Foodservice Forum, Cosi and as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Culinary Institute of America. Other directorship: Einstein Noah Restaurant Group since 2012. Ms. Morris' executive leadership positions in retail/restaurants and experience with executive compensation issues provides the Board with a wealth of knowledge.


Edna K. ...

ir.tractorsupply.com [cached]

Edna K. Morris Director since 2004

Chief Executive Officer/Partner of Range Restaurant Group since 2008. Managing Director, Axum Capital Partners since October 2009. Previously, Ms. Morris served as President of various brands, including Blue Coral, James Beard Foundation, Red Lobster and Quincy's from 1996 through 2006. Prior to that, Ms. Morris was Executive Vice President/Human Resources for Hardee's Food Systems and Advantica Restaurant Group from 1987 to 1996. Ms. Morris has also previously served as President of the Women's Foodservice Forum, Cosi and as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Culinary Institute of America. Other directorship: Einstein Noah Restaurant Group since 2012. Ms. Morris' executive leadership positions in retail/restaurants and experience with executive compensation issues provides the Board with a wealth of knowledge.


Wild Wing Cafe Acquired By Axum Capital Partners | Franchisor Pipeline

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Edna Morris, a managing director with Axum, will become the interim chief executive officer of Wild Wing Cafe. Edna is a 30-year veteran of the restaurant industry, having served as president of Red Lobster (Darden) and Quincy's Family Steakhouse (Advantica). She was a founding member and the first president of the Women's Foodservice Forum and also president of the James Beard Foundation, a non-profit organization that celebrates America's culinary heritage. She is on the board of Tractor Supply Company.

"Wild Wing Cafe provides Axum with a proven and well-run concept allowing for strong growth in existing and new markets," Morris said.

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