Catering Works
Catering Works

Catering Works, Inc./FIGS Market Announces Promotion

Jill Kucera, President of Catering Works, Inc., has announced that James Flynn has been promoted to General Manager.

Raleigh, NC, July 26, 2005 --( Jill Kucera, President of Catering Works, Inc., has announced that James Flynn has been promoted to General Manager. In addition, he will serve as Human Resource Director for Catering Works, Inc’s sister company, FIGS Market, LLC. In his position as General Manager, Flynn, a graduate of the University of Edinburgh with a Bachelor’s in Communications, will oversee the companies mission to provide the highest quality food and service to ensure that customers are fulfilled by the entire Catering Works experience. As Human Resource Director, Flynn will be in charge of payroll, training new employees, hiring and termination, and making sure that FIGS Market, LLC is compliant with city and state regulations. Flynn has been Secretary and Treasurer of the Board Of Directors for Catering Works, Inc. and was responsible, also with Kucera and Lorin Laxton, Managing Partner for FIGS Market, LLC., for the planning, creation and development of FIGS Market, LLC.

“James is creating a sense of change at Catering Works, Inc.,” said Kucera. “He is taking the company in a new direction by raising the bar.”

About Catering Works:
Catering Works, Inc., established in 1989 in Raleigh, is a full service event planning and catering firm dedicated to providing the highest quality food and service, ensuring that clients are fulfilled by the entire catering works experience. The firm offers event design, menu planning, and delivery services for social and corporate events including: annual conferences, VIP receptions, open houses, employee appreciation luncheons, weddings, and more. Founded by award winning chef Jill Kucera, the firm prepares and delivers breakfast, lunch, and dinner with a variety of menu options including hors d’oeuvres, colorful buffets: dips and displays, action stations, and plated entrees. For more information, please call 919-828-5932 or visit the website at

About FIGS Market, LLC:
FIGS Market, LLC, established in 2004 by its sister company Catering Works, is a gourmet food market featuring an eat-in or take-out restaurant with fresh entrees and unique side dishes from around the world, as well as a full service bakery and coffee bar. The market offers gourmet cooking classes, wine and cheese events, and local and regional food supplies and culinary items. FIGS, an acronym for Fresh International Gourmet Supply, is open Monday through Saturday from 7:30 am to 7:30 pm or Sunday from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. The market, located at 2018 Clark Avenue in Cameron Village, can be found on the internet at or for more information, please call 919-719-0328.

Media and Press Contacts:
Patty Briguglio
MMI Associates, Inc.
(919) 461-3831
(919) 233-6600 • (919) 233-0300 (fax)
7406-H Chapel Hill Road
Raleigh, NC 27607

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