Famous Dave’s CEO Ed Rensi steps down

Famous Dave’s CEO Ed Rensi steps down

Board member Adam Wright named interim CEO during search

Famous Dave’s of America Inc. CEO Ed Rensi has stepped down, effective immediately, the company said Thursday, less than 18 months after his arrival generated excitement at the Minneapolis-based company.

The company did not provide a reason for Rensi’s departure. Adam Wright, an activist investor who won a board seat in 2013, has been named interim CEO while Famous Dave’s searches for a permanent replacement.

“We recognize Ed’s continuing contributions to Famous Dave’s

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