Apple Gold Breaks Ground on New Restaurant in Morganton Heights
The Apple Gold Group officially broke ground on their new restaurant in the Morganton Heights Shopping Center during a special ceremony on August 19, 2014. The 5,400 square-foot restaurant located on G120 Morganton Heights Blvd. will seat approximately 200 guests inside, have room for 40 more on an outdoor patio.
Applebee's Announces Major Gift to Make-A-Wish South Carolina
The Apple Gold Group is honored to present The Make-A-Wish Foundation of South Carolina with proceeds from the company's annual fundraising efforts. Apple Gold presented a check on August 20th for over $221,000 to Make-A-Wish executives, including former wish recipient and Wish Manager, Katlyn Gould, who was diagnosed with Hodgkin's Lymphoma as a child.
Applebee's Celebrates 15-Year Partnership with St. Joseph Children's Home
The Apple Gold Group is proud to announce another successful partnership with St. Joseph Children's Home and their annual St. Joe's Picnic For the Kids. Applebee's has been a proud sponsor of the event for the past 15 years and has donated nearly 55,000 pounds of chicken and served over 1,800 pounds of coleslaw and summer salad to countless generations of Kentucky-based friends and families.
Apple Gold Group's BJ Stolz Recognized as Community Champion
BJ Stolz, Vice President of Development and General Counsel at The Apple Gold Group, has won the Triangle Business Journal's 2014 Corporate Counsel of the Year Award. The annual award acknowledges the exceptional work of select legal professionals in the Triangle.
Apple Gold Group Top Executive Appointed to Make-A-Wish South Carolina Board of Directors
As a company dedicated to making a difference in the communities it serves, The Apple Gold Group, a franchisee of Applebee's restaurants, is proud to announce that Scott Harrison, Apple Gold Group Regional Vice President, will be joining the Board of Directors for Make-A-Wish South Carolina.
Apple Gold Group Reaches $1 Million Milestone For The V Foundation
Contributions from the company's 8th annual 'March Hoops' fundraiser held earlier this year, helped generate over $151,000, sending the franchisee past the million dollar mark. All funds raised during the month-long campaign were donated to The V Foundation to continue to fund pediatric cancer research at Duke Children's Hospital & Health Center in Durham, North Carolina.
Local Applebee's Franchisee Recognized for Outstanding Community Service in North Carolina
The Apple Gold Group was awarded with the 2013 Restaurant Neighbor Award for Outstanding Community Service from the North Carolina Restaurant and Lodging Association. The prestigious award honors restaurants that go above and beyond to make a positive impact in the communities they serve.
Local Marines Help Serve Meals at Applebee's to Support the Make-A-Wish Foundation
The Gaffney Applebee's Neighborhood Bar and Grill, part of Apple Gold Group, has partnered with their military neighbors to raise funds for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. With the help of local marines, the Gaffney team raised over $300 in just one night through their "Celebrity Server" event.
The Apple Gold Group Recognized For Tremendous Growth and Community Service
For the company's recent growth, Apple Gold was awarded Triangle Business Journal's Fast 50 Award, recognizing the company as the #3 fastest growing businesses in the Triangle. Apple Gold was also honored with the NCRLA's 2013 Neighbor Award for Outstanding Community Service as well as the South Carolina Restaurant Association's 2013 Community Service Award.