Famous Dave's attracts attention of activist investor

Famous Dave's attracts attention of activist investor

PW Partners Atlas Funds CEO Patrick Walsh has nominated himself for a seat on the company's board

Though the company already made several management transitions near the end of 2012, Minneapolis-based Famous Dave’s of America Inc. might soon get another new voice on its board of directors if activist investor Patrick Walsh has his way at the brand’s 2013 annual meeting.

Walsh, the 36-year-old chief executive of Chicago-based PW Partners Atlas Funds LLC, whose funds control 9.6 percent of Famous Dave’s stock, officially nominated himself for a board se

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