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Norman E. Brinker Edit Profile

Restaurant chain executive

Norman E. Brinker, American restaurant chain executive.

Background

Brinker, Norman E. was born on June 3, 1931 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of Eugene and Katherine Brinker.

Education

Bachelor of Science, San Diego State University, 1957.

Career

General partner Jack in the Box, 1962—1966. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer Steak & Ale Restaurants, 1966-1972. Restaurant group president Pillsbury, 1976—1982.

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer Burger King S&A Restaurant Group, Chili's Inc., Dallas, 1983-1991. Chairman Brinker International Inc., 1991—2000.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Horseback riding.

Connections

Married Maureen Catherine Connolly, 1955 (deceased June 21, 1969). Children: Cindy, Brenda. Married Nancy Goodman (divorced).

1 child Eric.

father:
Eugene Brinker

mother:
Katherine Brinker

spouse:
Maureen Catherine Connolly

spouse:
Nancy Goodman

child:
Eric Brinker

child:
Cindy Brinker

child:
Brenda Brinker