ORLANDO Fla. Kurt Hankins has rejoined Darden Restaurants Inc. as senior vice president of culinary for the company's 295-unit LongHorn Steakhouse chain. Hankins was senior vice president of menu development and innovation for Applebee’s International Inc. until the company was sold to IHOP Corp. last November in a deal valued at $2.3 billion, including fees and Applebee's debt. Hankins was one of 11 executives who were let go after the deal closed. He had joined ...

Register to view this article

It’s free but we need to know a little about you to continually improve our content.

Why Register?

Registering allows you to unlock a portion of our premium online content. You can access more in-depth stories and analysis, as well as news not found on any other website or any other media outlet. You also get free eNewsletters, blogs, real-time polls, archives and more.

Attention Print Subscribers: While you have already been granted free access to NRN we ask that you register now.We promise it will only take a few minutes!

Questions about your account or how to access content?

Contact:Desiree TorresDesiree.Torres@penton.com

Already registered? here.