CHARLOTTE, N.C. (May 14, 2019) – Firebirds Wood Fired Grill, a polished-casual restaurant offering exceptional wood-grilled dishes with bold flavors and fresh ingredients, has made America’s Best Mid-Size Employers 2019 list for the first time. Published by Forbes magazine, this year’s list showcases the top 500 mid-size companies in the U.S. with at least 1,000 employees.
“We are honored to be included among hundreds of outstanding U.S. companies on this prestigious list,” said Firebirds CEO Mark Eason. “Our guest-first culture affirms our long-term investment within our communities.”
Along with Firebirds, other restaurants within this category include Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Chick-fil-A, Caribou Coffee and Mellow Mushroom. Founded in 2000, Firebirds offers a unique dining experience featuring an exposed kitchen with its signature wood-burning grill, and its award-winning FIREBAR®. Firebirds is known for specializing in hand-cut aged steaks, fresh seafood, chicken and ribs.
About Firebirds Wood Fired Grill
Firebirds Wood Fired Grill, a contemporary-polished restaurant, is an energetic twist on the traditional grill featuring a boldly flavored, classic American menu in an inviting, fire-centric atmosphere. Signature menu items include hand-cut, aged steaks and fresh seafood hand-fileted in-house and seared over locally sourced hickory, oak or pecan wood in Firebirds’ scratch kitchen and exposed wood-fired grill. The open, stylish, enticing décor incorporates wood-fired themes and entertaining spaces, such as the outdoor patio with seasonal comforts and the award-winning FIREBAR®. Popular specialties include Wine Down Mondays, happy hour, artisan cocktails, craft beer, bourbon, after dinner drinks and Firebirds’ private label wine. In keeping with its mission, “To Serve, Enrich and Exceed,” Firebirds supports ever-growing sustainability efforts throughout its restaurants and partners with Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, with more than $1.5 million raised for childhood cancer research through the sale of fresh-squeezed lemonade. Visit firebirdsrestaurants.com to become a member of Firebirds’ Inner Circle, make an OpenTable reservation or order ToGo online.