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Buffalo Wild Wings in Mount Vernon Donates Opening Day Food Sales to Food for the Hungry

MT VERNON, OHIO, February 11, 2013: Buffalo Wild Wings®, winner of scores of best wings and best sports bar awards, is opened its newest location in Mount Vernon at Coshocton Avenue on Monday, December 17, 2012. Ten percent of the opening day food sales were donated to Food for the Hungry of Knox County, which totaled $1,844.00.

“We take our commitment to the local community very seriously,” said Larry Tipton, Buffalo Wild Wings franchise owner.

“We were thrilled when Buffalo Wild Wings® decided to become a partner,” said Joe Rinehart, Board President of Food for the Hungry. “It takes a whole community and Buffalo Wild Wings® is a part of that. The donation translates to making a difference in people’s lives.”

“Food for the Hungry is happy to provide services to get people back on their feet. Food for the Hungry was able to collect $198,248, with Buffalo Wild Wings® donation included in that total,” said Sandy Rhoton, Drive Coordinator of Food for the Hungry.

The Mount Vernon BUFFALO WILD WINGS is located at 907 Coshocton Avenue. It is open 10:30 AM-12 am Sunday through Thursday and 10:30 AM to 1 am Friday through Saturday.

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Caption: On February 1, BUFFALO WILD WINGS® Mount Vernon store manager, Aaron J. Dagres, and the Buffalo Wild Wings mascot presented the check, totaling $1,844.00, to Sandy Rhoton, Drive Coordinator of Food for the Hungry, and Joe Rinehart, Board President of Food for the Hungry, at the Mount Vernon location.

About the Company

The newest BUFFALO WILD WINGS® is located on 907 Coshocton Avenue and is owned and operated by Lancaster entrepreneur, Larry Tipton. Larry Tipton currently owns and operates Buffalo Wild Wings franchise locations in Lancaster, Athens, Heath, Mount Vernon, Canal Winchester and Reynoldsburg, as well as two locations in Arizona – Flagstaff and Prescott Valley.

Buffalo Wild Wings® is known for its 16 signature sauces and 4 signature seasonings, making its wings and other menu items customizable creations. Sauces and seasonings include, from mildest to hottest, Salt and VinegarTM, Sweet BBQTM, TeriyakiTM, MildTM, Parmesan GarlicTM, Chipotle BBQTM, MediumTM, Honey BBQTM, BuffaloTM, Spicy GarlicTM, Jammin’ JalapeñoTM, Asian ZingTM, Desert HeatTM, Caribbean JerkTM, Thai CurryTM, Hot BBQTM, HotTM, Mango HabaneroTM, WildTM and Blazin’®. With Buffalo Wild Wings’ 16 signature sauces running the gamut from Mild to Blazin®, every taste bud can find a flavor to crave.

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