The foundation is funded by the sale of Charleys’ combo meals at its locations. For every combo meal purchased, ten cents are donated to Charleys Kids. Charleys Kids helps kidsPACK, Inc., provide children in need with a backpack full of nutritious food on Fridays to sustain them on weekends when they do not have access to school-provided meals.
Kocer was most recently a division vice president for Arby’s. Under his leadership, the division generated over $1 billion in sales and was the top-ranked in performance. Kocer will operate out of the new Taco John’s Restaurant Support Center in St. Louis Park where the brand recently transitioned its operating, marketing and finance functions.
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