Buffalo Wild Wings names new chairman

MINNEAPOLIS Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. has named director James M. Damian chairman of its board, the company said Monday. He succeeds interim chairman Warren E. Mack.

Damian, who has been a Buffalo Wild Wings director since 2006, is the senior vice president of Best Buy Corp.'s Experience Development Group. He has been with the electronics retailer for 10 years.

Mack had been serving as interim chairman of Buffalo Wild Wings since last August, following the retirement of Kenneth H. Dahlberg.

Buffalo Wild Wings, based here, operates or franchises 501 chicken wing restaurants in 37 states.