Miami Grill Secures Plans for GCC and Asian Locations

August 23, 2017

Jackie Maceda, Marketing Director Phone: 954-623-6031

Miami Grill Secures Plans for GCC and Asian Locations
New partnership will develop the Miami Grill brand in GCC and China markets

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (August 23, 2017) – Miami Grill announces its partnership with
Global Franchise Exchange, an experienced team of franchising experts guiding franchisors into
international markets. Headquartered in the United States, with key worldwide offices. Global
Franchise Exchange will lead the development of the Miami Grill brand in GCC and China

Global Franchise Exchange (GFE) is an international franchise consulting company that
specializes in international expansion for businesses through master franchising, licensing, direct
investments, joint ventures, and distribution methods. GFE has a highly experienced and skilled
team who have successfully launched franchises in the United States, Asia, the Middle East,
Europe, as well as other parts of the world. The partners have hands-on experience as
franchisors, master franchisees, and international business executives. GFE has in-country
offices and teams of consultants in the U.S., China, Hong Kong, Dubai, and Australia to allow
for rapid expansion in all parts of the world.

According to Alex DePase, founder and CEO of Global Franchise Exchange, “Global Franchise
Exchange is excited to be working with Miami Grill to develop the GCC and Asia markets. The
Miami Grill business restaurant concept offers an amazing opportunity for investors to bring the
South Beach vibe, flair, and cuisine into their countries.”

“GFE will provide our brand with incredible growth opportunities, and we look forward to a long
and successful partnership together.” says Richard Chwatt, CEO of Miami Grill.

Miami Grill, operating primarily in South Florida, has an aggressive domestic and international
expansion plan underway with restaurants open or under construction in Central & North
Florida, North Carolina, Texas, Malaysia, Panama, Myanmar and Ecuador. And, recently, a new
area developer committed to five new locations in Lahore, Pakistan.

According to Robert Haar, Miami Grill’s Vice President of Franchise Development, “Our growth
depends upon our continued alignment with franchise partners that provide extensive operations
experience, deep global perspective, and connections.”

South-Florida based Miami Grill is the hottest fast casual concept to hit the market, developed by
the same owners as Miami Subs, Miami Subs Capital Partners 1, Inc. and key equity partner,
Armando Christian “Pitbull” Pérez. Miami Grill and its “Everything Goes” concept embody the
taste and sensations of South Beach and provide a diverse menu unlike any other chain in the
category. For franchising and other information, visit