Golden Corral names only third CEO in 43 years

Golden Corral names only third CEO in 43 years

Lance Trenary discusses path from unit manager to chief executive

Lance Trenary took an exclusive job Jan. 1, when he became CEO of Golden Corral Corp.

He was, after all, only the third CEO in the Raleigh, N.C.-based buffet chain’s 43-year history, after founder James Maynard and longtime CEO Ted Fowler. The significance wasn’t lost on Trenary.

“When you’re following fellows like James Maynard and Ted Fowler, you have your work cut out for you,” Trenary said.

While Trenary acknowledged that this was a bit intimidating, he als

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