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Native Grill & Wings CEO charts expansion

Buyout offers corporate-unit opportunity for Arizona-based brand

In the wake of a management-led buyout of Chandler, Ariz.-based Native Grill & Wings, CEO Dan Chaon has set a strategy of balancing corporate-owned unit growth with franchising.

In late September, Chaon partnered with Arizona businessman Brad Williams, who has developed a dozen Freddy’s Frozen Custards and Steakburgers franchise units, and other investors to create Wingtime LLC. The three sisters in the original founding family retain a 10-percent stake in the investme

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