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Overcoming Barriers to Succession Planning in a Family Business

Succession planning is a critical part of any strong business. In 2014, I achieved something that’s considered a dream for many: I became president and CEO of GSR Brands, the fast-casual restaurant organization my family…


Investing in Innovation: Making Your Money Pay Off for Your Business

In a world where change is the only constant, innovation is key. What is your business’s future worth? It can be very easy to get caught up in the day-to-day operations that keep the doors…


Celebrate National Chili Dog Day 2021 at Gold Star, Enjoy a Free Cheese Coney

A free cheese coney with any dine-in, drive-thru or carry-out purchase of a regular-sized beverage available at all Gold Star locations Thursday, July 29, 2021 Cincinnati (July 19, 2021) – National Chili Dog Day is…


How To Instill Values Into Your Business

 Roger David is the President/CEO of GSR Brands, the parent company of Gold Star Chili and Tom & Chee. Life has changed as a result of the pandemic — and with that, so has how we do…


Gold Star Chili: In the Business of Giving Back

GSR Brands are proud to recognize franchise owners for continued dedication to serving their communities. CINCINNATI – (May 2021) Wafa Daoud, a Gold Star Chili franchise owner in Latonia, Kentucky, is parlaying his business success…


How To Develop And Keep Your Service Promise

Roger David is the President/CEO of GSR Brands, the parent company of Gold Star Chili and Tom & Chee. What do Coca-Cola, Nike and Starbucks all have in common besides being the top major players in their…


Gold Star Chili franchisee Tim Gayhart featured in Multi-Unit Franchisee Magazine

*the following are excerpts from the interview with Tim Gayhart. Read the original article in full here. First job: I started young, raking leaves and shoveling snow for schoolteachers and neighbors as a kid. My…


Two Cincinnati-Based CEOs Nab Honors from ‘Nation’s Restaurant News’

*Originally Posted On City Beat Those local names are getting national recognition, but this time, it’s not just for their food. Two Cincinnati-based dining chains are getting national attention, but this time, it’s not just…


Flexibility: Every Corporation’s Most Important Strength During The Pandemic

 Roger David is the President/CEO of GSR Brands, the parent company of Gold Star Chili and Tom & Chee. As we continue to navigate the ever-evolving saga of a global pandemic, at least one thing is clear:…


“WHAT’S FOR DINNER?” GOLD STAR FAMILY MEAL BUNDLES GIVE SATISFYING ANSWER TO THE AGE-OLD QUESTION

Here’s everything you need to know about Gold Star’s new Family Meal Bundles CINCINNATI – Beginning today, Monday, March 15, Gold Star will launch new Family Meal Bundles to easily feed the family. Similar to…