Paul Damico of Moes Southwest Grill

Having Words With: Paul Damico

The president of Moe's Southwest Grill talks growth

Moe’s Southwest Grill president Paul Damico has big plans for his Atlanta-based brand. The chain, a division of Focus Brands, which is owned by Roark Capital Group, is growing rapidly, opening a new store every five days.

That expansion brings with it a host of challenges, including hiring the right people and sourcing quality products.

But Damico isn’t fazed. Moe’s, he said, has franchisees lined up around the block for agreements — out of 2,7

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