Salyersville, KY -- (May 5, 2014) – The area’s newest Wendy’s Restaurant opened at 325 East Mountain Parkway, Salyersville, KY 41465 at 10 a.m. on May 5, 2014. The first guests however came in on Sunday to be treated to a Friends and Family event. The pre-opening activities provided staff with the opportunity to simulate real time sales while giving food to family and friends invited to the event. Between the hours of 1pm to 4pm over 120 friends and family guests were treated to their first taste of Wendy’s.
“Wendy’s is excited to provide the community of Magoffin County with a new place to dine for lunch and dinner” said Billy King, VP of operation. Anna Gross, General Manager, said “I want to invite everyone in to try any of our delicious menu options and don’t forget a frosty for dessert”. Store hours will be from 10am to 1am every day. The store currently supports 60 employees from the Salyersville area.
The Wendy’s store is built in the latest architectural style with upgrades like the free style personalized drink options, TV’s and even a fireplace. “We want this store to be something the community will be proud of for years to come”, said Billy King.
Wendy even made a guest appearance, taking photos with some of the first guests. Pictured is Wendy greeting guests at the pick-up window as well as spending time with some of the younger guests eating in the dining room. Additional photos of Wendy and the opening day activities can be found on the Wendy’s of Salyersville Facebook page.