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Cleveland, OH

Familia celebrates 27 years supporting the Ronald McDonal...

WHO: Familia celebrates 27 years supporting the Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland Local celebrities modeling fall fashions from Dillard’s include: JIMMY HANLIN (Owner, StoneWater Country Club and host of “Tee It Up”); LEE JORDAN (WEWS-TV5); DOUG KATZ (Owner of Fire and Katz Club); MELISSA MACK (FOX 8, WJW-TV); TERRY MOIR (WKYC-TV3); SCOTT NEWELL (Journalist and TV producer); MARK NOLAN (WMJI-105.7 FM); DR. SUSAN REHM (Cleveland Clinic); LOREE VICK (University Hospitals). DIXIE LEE DAVIS (Saks Fifth Avenue) serves as honorary hostess. WHAT: FAMILIA XXVII– The 27th annual celebrity fashion show and luncheon featuring clothing from Dillard’s and benefiting the Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland. WHEN: SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2013 Reception-10:30 a.m., Fashion Show-11:30 a.m. WHERE: EXECUTIVE CATERERS AT LANDERHAVEN, 6111 Landerhaven Drive WHY: FAMILIA is an annual event that helps ensure the operation of the Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland whose mission is to support families whose children are receiving treatment at area medical centers by providing a home-like environment and essential resources and services. Since its founding in 1979, more than 40,000 families from around the corner and around the world have stayed at ‘The House That Love Built’. NOTE: New this year at Familia will be the Apple Raffle! For $20 you can buy a fancy red candied apple and be entered into a raffle to win fabulous Apple prizes, including an Apple iPod, Apple iPad, and Apple iTunes gift cards. Only 200 candied apples will be available, with the chance to win one of 10 prizes - it's a sweet deal, and also happens to be Sweetest Day! Join us on Saturday, October 19 for your chance to win an awesome Apple prize in our Apple Raffle. Tickets are on sale now! Invite your friends by sharing the event on Facebook  (Sep 24, 2013 | post #1)

Lyndhurst, OH

Event in Lyndhurst on Saturday -

BEACHWOOD INFINITI IS SERVING UP THE HOTTEST LAUNCH IN TOWN NORTH OLMSTED, OHIO (July 24, 2013)… From 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 27, The Collection Auto Group, Ohio’s largest dealer of luxury vehicles, will host the hottest event in town to unveil the much anticipated 2014 Infiniti Q50 luxury sports sedan. The launch party will take place at Infiniti of Beachwood, 5180 Mayfield Road in Lyndhurst. The afternoon will be hosted by WMJI 105.7FM’s Chip Kullik, and will feature live cooking demonstrations by some of Cleveland’s hottest chefs. Guests will have an opportunity to preview the distinctive new Q50 which will be on display all day long, mingle with celebrities, taste mouth-watering samples of freshly prepared food, will have an opportunity to win an iPad and other exciting prizes, and take advantage of some amazing offers on their favorite Infiniti models. To kick off the event, the exciting chefs at Shinto (Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar) will be teaching guests their techniques as they prepare fresh Sushi, followed by the main course, a cooking demonstration by legendary chef Zack Bruell, owner of Parallax, Chinato, Table 45, L’Albatros, and Cowell & Hubbard. “This is sure to be one of the hottest afternoons of the summer, with cooking demonstrations from some of the hottest chefs and preview of the fiery Q50,” said Bernie Moreno, President of The Collection Auto Group. The 2014 Infiniti Q50 is expected to exceed all car enthusiasts expectations with it’s stunningly designed frame, and breathtaking performance, and now guests at our event will see why!” The dramatic new Q50 features a distinctive design, engaging performance, world's first technologies and unmatched levels of connectivity and personalization, including the Direct Adaptive Steering™, Active Lane Control™ and Predictive Forward Collision Warning (PFCW). Among many special features, the new Q50 offers Infiniti InTuition™, a fully customizable digital environment for linking various driver settings and driving characteristics to their Infiniti Intelligent Key, and Infiniti InTouch™ next-gen smart connectivity, featuring dual touch-screens and an array of advanced functions and features. Both Q50 3.7-liter and Q50 3.5-liter Hybrid models are available with a choice of rear-wheel drive or Intelligent All-Wheel Drive and in a range of well-equipped models, including versions with special sport appearance and performance features with sport brakes and sport suspension tuning. The Q50 Hybrid features one of the fastest accelerating hybrid engines and, at 36-mpg highway, one of the most fuel-efficient powertrains in the segment. About The Collection Auto Group The Collection Auto Group is a privately owned business composed of multiple automotive dealerships and an on-site performance center. Moreno and his staff have earned many recognitions from within the automotive industry, including: Mercedes-Benz "Best of the Best" Award 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012; #1 Mercedes-Benz Dealership in Ohio; #1 Mercedes-Benz Dealership in the Central USA; #1 McLaren SLR dealer in the world; #1 Porsche dealer in Ohio; #1 Porsche dealer in the Central USA; First German "Autohaus " designed Mercedes-Benz dealership in North America; and #1 Lotus dealer in Ohio. For more information, go to www.theCAG.com  (Jul 25, 2013 | post #1)

Warren, OH

LOCAL McDONALD’S® RESTAURANT MANAGER HONORED WITH NATIONA...

LOCAL McDONALD’S® RESTAURANT MANAGER HONORED WITH PRESTIGIOUS NATIONAL AWARD WARREN, OH (May 14, 2013)… Warren is home to one of the nation’s top McDonald’s restaurant managers. Janice Kachovec, store manager of the McDonald’s restaurant located at 162 North Road, is a winner of the coveted McDonald’s Outstanding Manager Award. This award recognizes the top 10% of McDonald’s restaurant managers in the U.S. who excel in operational excellence, delivering on the people promise, and building the business. Kachovec will also be recognized and honored at a luncheon hosted for all of the Ohio Region winners on June 12, at the Jefferson Country Club in Columbus. “Janice is truly an outstanding manager, who leads by example,” said McDonald’s Owner/Operator John Perdue. “She’s admired by her staff and customers alike.” McDonald’s Owner/Operators and regional staff nominate restaurant managers for the Outstanding Manager Award to recognize hard work, dedication and commitment to McDonald’s. Representatives from McDonald’s operations, training and human resources departments select the winners. Northeast Ohio is home to nearly 260 McDonald’s restaurants located in 22 counties. A majority of these restaurants are owned and operated by independent franchisees who take pride in serving their communities. For more information about McDonald’s restaurants of Northeast Ohio, visit www.mcdonaldsneo.c om. ###  (May 15, 2013 | post #1)

Medina, OH

LOCAL McDONALD’S® RESTAURANT MANAGER HONORED WITH NATIONA...

LOCAL McDONALD’S® RESTAURANT MANAGER HONORED WITH PRESTIGIOUS NATIONAL AWARD MEDINA, OH (May 14, 2013)… Medina is home to one of the nation’s top McDonald’s restaurant managers. Connie Heim, store manager of the McDonald’s restaurant located at 1360 Medina Road, is a winner of the coveted McDonald’s Outstanding Manager Award. This award recognizes the top 10% of McDonald’s restaurant managers in the U.S. who excel in operational excellence, delivering on the people promise, and building the business. Heim will also be recognized and honored at a luncheon hosted for all of the Ohio Region winners on June 12, at the Jefferson Country Club in Columbus. “Connie is truly an outstanding manager, who leads by example,” said McDonald’s Owner/Operator LeaAnne Heidman. “She’s admired by her staff and customers alike.” McDonald’s Owner/Operators and regional staff nominate restaurant managers for the Outstanding Manager Award to recognize hard work, dedication and commitment to McDonald’s. Representatives from McDonald’s operations, training and human resources departments select the winners. Northeast Ohio is home to nearly 260 McDonald’s restaurants located in 22 counties. A majority of these restaurants are owned and operated by independent franchisees who take pride in serving their communities. For more information about McDonald’s restaurants of Northeast Ohio, visit www.mcdonaldsneo.c om. ###  (May 15, 2013 | post #1)

Brook Park, OH

LOCAL McDONALD’S® RESTAURANT MANAGER HONORED WITH NATIONA...

BROOK PARK, OH (May 14, 2013)… Brook Park is home to one of the nation’s top McDonald’s restaurant managers. Santino Becerra, store manager of the McDonald’s restaurant located at 14841 Snow Road, is a winner of the coveted McDonald’s Outstanding Manager Award. This award recognizes the top 10% of McDonald’s restaurant managers in the U.S. who excel in operational excellence, delivering on the people promise, and building the business. Becerra will also be recognized and honored at a luncheon hosted for all of the Ohio Region winners on June 12, at the Jefferson Country Club in Columbus. “Santino is truly deserving of this prestigious award,” said McDonald’s Owner/Operator Ken McCoy. “Santino is an amazing manager and an outstanding role model for today’s youth.” McDonald’s Owner/Operators and regional staff nominate restaurant managers for the Outstanding Manager Award to recognize hard work, dedication and commitment to McDonald’s. Representatives from McDonald’s operations, training and human resources departments select the winners. Northeast Ohio is home to nearly 260 McDonald’s restaurants located in 22 counties. A majority of these restaurants are owned and operated by independent franchisees who take pride in serving their communities. For more information about McDonald’s restaurants of Northeast Ohio, visit www.mcdonaldsneo.c om. ###  (May 15, 2013 | post #1)

University Heights, OH

LOCAL McDONALD’S® RESTAURANT MANAGER HONORED WITH NATIONA...

UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, OH (May 14, 2013)… University Heights is home to one of the nation’s top McDonald’s restaurant managers. Sandra Fleming, store manager of the McDonald’s restaurant located at 2224 Warrensville Center Road, is a winner of the coveted McDonald’s Outstanding Manager Award. This award recognizes the top 10% of McDonald’s restaurant managers in the U.S. who excel in operational excellence, delivering on the people promise, and building the business. Fleming will also be recognized and honored at a luncheon hosted for all of the Ohio Region winners on June 12, at the Jefferson Country Club in Columbus. “Sandra is the best of the best,” said McDonald’s Owner/Operator Dave Stiles. “She’s an exemplary manager who leads by example and delivers outstanding customer service every day.” McDonald’s Owner/Operators and regional staff nominate restaurant managers for the Outstanding Manager Award to recognize hard work, dedication and commitment to McDonald’s. Representatives from McDonald’s operations, training and human resources departments select the winners. Northeast Ohio is home to nearly 260 McDonald’s restaurants located in 22 counties. A majority of these restaurants are owned and operated by independent franchisees who take pride in serving their communities. For more information about McDonald’s restaurants of Northeast Ohio, visit www.mcdonaldsneo.c om. ###  (May 15, 2013 | post #1)

Lorain, OH

LOCAL McDONALD’S® RESTAURANT MANAGER HONORED WITH NATIONA...

LORAIN, OH (May 14, 2013)… Lorain is home to one of the nation’s top McDonald’s restaurant managers. Ginger Adam, store manager of the McDonald’s restaurant located at 6400 Middle Ridge Road, is a winner of the coveted McDonald’s Outstanding Manager Award. This award recognizes the top 10% of McDonald’s restaurant managers in the U.S. who excel in operational excellence, delivering on the people promise, and building the business. Adam will also be recognized and honored at a luncheon hosted for all of the Ohio Region winners on June 12, at the Jefferson Country Club in Columbus. “She’s a dedicated manager who leads by example and delivers outstanding customer service every day,” said McDonald’s Owner/Operator Joe Figueroa. “ McDonald’s Owner/Operators and regional staff nominate restaurant managers for the Outstanding Manager Award to recognize hard work, dedication and commitment to McDonald’s. Representatives from McDonald’s operations, training and human resources departments select the winners. Northeast Ohio is home to nearly 260 McDonald’s restaurants located in 22 counties. A majority of these restaurants are owned and operated by independent franchisees who take pride in serving their communities. For more information about McDonald’s restaurants of Northeast Ohio, visit www.mcdonaldsneo.c om. ###  (May 15, 2013 | post #1)

Massillon, OH

LOCAL McDONALD’S® RESTAURANT MANAGER HONORED WITH AWARD

MASSILLON, OH (May 14, 2013)… Massillon is home to one of the nation’s top McDonald’s restaurant managers. Angie Telaroli, store manager of the McDonald’s restaurant located at 200 Lincoln Way, West, is a winner of the coveted McDonald’s Outstanding Manager Award. This award recognizes the top 10% of McDonald’s restaurant managers in the U.S. who excel in operational excellence, delivering on the people promise, and building the business. Telaroli will also be recognized and honored at a luncheon hosted for all of the Ohio Region winners on June 12, at the Jefferson Country Club in Columbus. “Angie is truly an outstanding manager, who leads by example,” said McDonald’s Owner/Operator Guy Cecchini. “She’s admired by her staff and customers alike.” McDonald’s Owner/Operators and regional staff nominate restaurant managers for the Outstanding Manager Award to recognize hard work, dedication and commitment to McDonald’s. Representatives from McDonald’s operations, training and human resources departments select the winners. Northeast Ohio is home to nearly 260 McDonald’s restaurants located in 22 counties. A majority of these restaurants are owned and operated by independent franchisees who take pride in serving their communities. For more information about McDonald’s restaurants of Northeast Ohio, visit www.mcdonaldsneo.c om. ###  (May 15, 2013 | post #1)

Geneva, OH

geneva mcdonald's manager honored

LOCAL McDONALD’S® RESTAURANT MANAGER HONORED WITH PRESTIGIOUS NATIONAL AWARD GENEVA, OH (May 14, 2013)… Geneva is home to one of the nation’s top McDonald’s restaurant managers. Deb Tredente, general manager of the McDonald’s restaurant located at 1807 S. Broadway, is a winner of the coveted McDonald’s Outstanding Manager Award. This award recognizes the top 10% of McDonald’s restaurant managers in the U.S. who excel in operational excellence, delivering on the people promise, and building the business. “Deb is truly an outstanding manager, who leads by example,” said McDonald’s Owner/Operator Allen Smith. “She’s admired by her staff and customers alike.” McDonald’s Owner/Operators and regional staff nominate restaurant managers for the Outstanding Manager Award to recognize hard work, dedication and commitment to McDonald’s. Representatives from McDonald’s operations, training and human resources departments select the winners. Northeast Ohio is home to nearly 260 McDonald’s restaurants located in 22 counties. A majority of these restaurants are owned and operated by independent franchisees who take pride in serving their communities. For more information about McDonald’s restaurants of Northeast Ohio, visit www.mcdonaldsneo.c om. ###  (May 15, 2013 | post #1)

Chardon, OH

CHARDON & MIDDLEFIELD McDONALD’S® RESTAURANT MANAGERS HON...

GEAUGA COUNTY, OH (May 14, 2013)… Geauga County is home to two of the nation’s top McDonald’s restaurant managers. Charles Kapis, store manager of the McDonald’s restaurant located at 15551 West High Street in Middlefield and Mary Mazzurco, who manages the McDonald’s at 430 Water Street in Chardon, are both winners of the coveted McDonald’s Outstanding Manager Award. This award recognizes the top 10% of McDonald’s restaurant managers in the U.S. who excel in operational excellence, delivering on the people promise, and building the business. As a seasoned professional Mazzurco has earned numerous awards throughout her long tenure with McDonald’s, while Kapis, is considered to be a rising-star, holding the position of general manager for just two years. Both winners will also be recognized and honored at a luncheon hosted for all of the Ohio Region winners on June 12, at the Jefferson Country Club in Columbus. “These two managers truly are the best of the best,” said McDonald’s Owner/Operator Meloney Karos. “They are exemplary managers and role models. Both of them lead by example and deliver outstanding customer service every day.” McDonald’s Owner/Operators and regional staff nominate restaurant managers for the Outstanding Manager Award to recognize hard work, dedication and commitment to McDonald’s. Representatives from McDonald’s operations, training and human resources departments select the winners. Northeast Ohio is home to nearly 260 McDonald’s restaurants located in 22 counties. A majority of these restaurants are owned and operated by independent franchisees who take pride in serving their communities. For more information about McDonald’s restaurants of Northeast Ohio, visit www.mcdonaldsneo.c om. ###  (May 15, 2013 | post #1)

Alliance, OH

ALLIANCE HOME TO NEWLY DESIGNED McDONALD’S® RESTAURANT

ALLIANCE, OH (May 15, 2013)… Customers in Alliance will have something to smile about from Wednesday, May 22 through Thursday, May 28 when the newly-remodeled McDonald’s restaurant at 2496 West State Street hosts a grand re-opening celebration. At 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 22nd, McDonald’s Owner/Operator Guy Cecchini will be joined by Alliance’s Mayor Alan Andreani; Planning and Development Director Vincent Marion; City Council President John Benincasa; and Mark Lock, president of the Alliance Chamber of Commerce, for a ribbon cutting ceremony. On behalf of the Early Childhood Education Alliance, Joe French will also be in attendance to accept a monetary donation for the Alliance City Schools SPARK Program. The restaurant will welcome customers and families with a register-to-win daily prize drawing, special menu pricing, an appearance by the world’s most famous clown, Ronald McDonald®.and a fun-filled McFamily Night® with Happy Meal specials®. Deals include: Wednesday, May 22 Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Buy one get one free Steak, Egg & Cheese Bagel® (Breakfast hours only) Buy one get one free Southern Style Chicken® Sandwich (Lunch/Dinner hours only) Come see Ronald McDonald (4-6 p.m.) Thursday, May 23 Buy one get one free Sausage McMuffin® with Egg Sandwich (Breakfast hours only) Buy one get one free any size Frappé or Real Fruit Smoothie® (Lunch/Dinner hours only) Friday, May 24 Buy one get one free Bacon, Egg & Cheese Biscuit® (Breakfast hours only) 2 for $3.33 Filet-O-Fish® Sandwich (Lunch/Dinner hours only) Saturday, May 25 Buy one get one free Oatmeal (Breakfast hours only) Buy one get one free Quarter Pounder with Cheese® Sandwich (Lunch/Dinner hours only) Sunday, May 26 Buy one get one free Egg McMuffin® (Breakfast hours only) $1.50 Big Mac® Sandwich (Lunch/Dinner hours only) ® Monday, May 27 Buy one get one free Big Breakfast® with Hotcakes (Breakfast hours only) $1.00 Six Piece Chicken McNuggets® (Lunch/Dinner hours only) Tuesday, May 28 Buy one get one Sausage, Egg and Cheese McGriddle® (Breakfast hours only) 49¢ Cheeseburger (Lunch/Dinner hours only) McFamily® Day with Happy Meal® Specials (4:00 – 6:00 p.m.) The newly-remodeled restaurant now features modern décor, flat-screen televisions and chic bistro-style seating with natural finishes. It is equipped with the most current McDonald’s technology, including digital menu boards, free wi-fi, energy-efficient appliances and new payment options at the register. “As our customers and their tastes evolve, we want to evolve with them. Over the next few months, we will be celebrating four more newly designed restaurants in the Canton area,” said Cecchini. “McDonald’s is making a bold statement about the experience we want to share with our customers,” Guy said. “The new look and feel of our restaurants is designed with our customers and their convenience and comfort in mind. Whether they roll through our side-by-side drive-thru or relax in our contemporary dining room, we want to show them an exceptional and appreciative customer experience that complements our broad and delicious menu options.” Last year, McDonald’s USA announced a $1 billion investment to redesign the majority of its 14,000 U.S. restaurants by 2015. In 2011, McDonald’s and its franchisees remodeled 600 restaurants and rebuilt 200 nationwide. This year, 800 new remodels, 225 rebuilds and 175 new store openings are planned – a 24% total increase over last year. About McDonald's Restaurants of Northeast Ohio Northeast Ohio is home to nearly 260 McDonald’s restaurants in 22 counties. Most are owned and operated by independent franchisees who live, work and serve the communities where they do business. For more information about McDonald’s restaurants of Northeast Ohio, visit www.mcdonaldsneo.c om. ###  (May 15, 2013 | post #1)