Industry veteran David Goronkin has been named president, chief executive and chairman of Real Mex Restaurants Inc., replacing Richard Rivera, the company said late Friday. Rivera said earlier this year that he planned to retire on April 1 after fulfilling a two-year contract with the Cypress, Calif.-based Real Mex, the parent company of the El Torito, Acapulco and Chevys restaurant brands. Rick Dutkiewicz, Real Mex chief financial officer, was appointed interim president and chief ...

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