June 13, 2017 • springfield, mo

Big Whiskey’s Franchising continues to grow with multiple new locations and market expansions on the horizon. With the trending growth, Laura Head Elliott was brought on board as the new Director of Marketing for Big Whiskey’s Franchise & Corporate Operations. Laura joins the company to further advance the marketing efforts for existing stores and the […]

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June 8, 2017 • springfield, mo

(L to R) Justin Tilton (Operations Director) and Anthony DePasquale (Owner) of Calant Capital; Mike Heslin (CFO & Co-founder) and Austin Herschend (President) of Big Whiskey’s Concepts. Springfield, MO‚ A Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar will debut its first restaurant franchise in Las Vegas in early 2018 as a result of an area development agreement […]

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Big Whiskey’s Signs Franchisee for Kansas City

April 26, 2016 • springfield, mo

Big Whiskey’s Franchising has announced the signing of its newest franchisee in Kansas City. H2B Restaurants recently secured the rights to open the first Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar franchise in the Kansas City, Missouri, metro area. H2B, a Missouri-based restaurant group owned by Ed House, Ryan Bohl, and J.D. House, had been considering […]

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Big Whiskey’s Plans Kansas City Expansion

February 12, 2016 • springfield, mo

Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar is coming to Kansas City! Big Whiskey’s plans eight or nine locations, including three corporate-owned operations to, “seed the market.” Three locations are expected to open in the next two years and it is looking at locations that are around 5,500-to-6,500 square feet. Menu items include Buffalo chicken dip, […]

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Big Whiskey’s Signs First Franchisee in Bentonville, AR

February 10, 2016 • springfield, mo

Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar has signed its first franchisee! Shane Miller has purchased the rights to build a Big Whiskey’s in Bentonville, AR and is slated to open in early 2017. Miller’s first experience with Big Whiskey’s was as a guest while studying at Drury University in Springfield in 2006. After graduating in […]

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Big Whiskey’s Franchising Hires New CEO

September 1, 2015 • springfield, mo

Big Whiskey’s Concepts is pleased to announce the hiring of Austin Herschend as Chief Executive Officer of Big Whiskey’s Franchising Springfield, MO. September 1, 2015  Big Whiskey’s American Restaurant & Bar started in 2006 and quickly became a local favorite. Over the last 9 years they have opened 5 locations in 3 cities. They now […]

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