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LOUISVILLE, KY -- (February 12, 2015) ---

Long John Silver’s®, the nation’s largest quick-service seafood chain, has named James O’Reilly as chief executive officer. O’Reilly brings to the role more than 20 years of food service leadership, including, most recently, chief brand officer for Sonic Drive-In.

Additionally, O’Reilly has served in a variety of domestic and international leadership positions for many prominent brands including Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Yum! Brands, and Procter and Gamble. He earned an MBA from York University and B.S. in Biochemistry from McMaster University.

“I am very pleased that James has accepted the position of CEO for Long John Silver’s,” said Rick Duffy, chairman of the board for LJS Partners, LLC. “James brings the right combination of brand building, system leadership, and innovation to the LJS system. I am confident that his leadership of the brand will poise the company for growth in the years ahead.”

O’Reilly added, “I’m pleased to join the team at Long John Silver’s. It’s an iconic brand, and I look forward to drawing upon my knowledge of the quick-service industry to give consumers more reasons to love Long John Silver’s.”

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America’s Favorite Seafood Restaurant to Give Away Classic Fish & Fries

LOUISVILLE, KY -- (June 12, 2014) ---

Long John Silver’s, the world’s largest quick service seafood brand, has announced an offer that will have Americans clamoring to “climb aboard” and indulge in the one-of-a-kind taste they’ve grown to love and crave.

America’s Favorite Seafood Brand Feeds the Whole Family for $10 with Limited Time Offer

LOUISVILLE, KY -- (April. 30, 2014)--

Long John Silver’s, the world’s largest quick service seafood company, has taken the hassle out of dinner time while making it possible to feed the entire family for just $10 with a special offer every member will crave. For a limited time, guests can bring home Long John Silver’s Chicken Family Pack with eight pieces of tender, white-meat, classic-battered chicken, a choice of family-size side, and eight hushpuppies for $10.

LOUISVILLE, KY -- (May 2, 2014) ---

Long John Silver’s, the world’s largest quick service seafood company, is giving its fans a “stake” in the “Greatest Two Minutes in Sports” this weekend with a FREE offer anyone can enjoy. Today the company announced that any guest who joins Long John Silver’s Mobile Text Club before 6 p.m. EDT on Saturday, May 3rd will receive a text coupon for a FREE Two-Piece Fish Basket “if a four-legged horse wins the weekend’s big race in Kentucky.”

Franchise Hosts Fish Fry at Kosair Children’s Hospital to Thank Caregivers on First Friday of Lent Previews New Crispy Breaded Fish

LOUISVILLE, KY -- (March 7, 2014) ---

Long John Silver’s, the world’s largest quick service seafood chain, recognized the first Friday of Lent by giving more than $300,000 to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMN Hospitals). The company also hosted a fish fry at Kosair Children’s Hospital to thank those who provide essential medical care to children.

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