| | Oct 18 | People
Phil Keiser, Culver's president and CEO, unexpectedly passed away of natural causes on Saturday, October 15, 2016. He had worked for Culver's for 20 years and was the leader of over 20,000 team members at 580 Culver's locations in 24 states.
Co-founder Craig Culver, whom Keiser replaced as CEO on June 15, 2015, Craig’s 65th birthday, will assume the role of interim CEO until a successor is named. "Culver's would not be what it is today without Phil's influence," Craig said. "Yet as great a loss as this is for us professionally, it doesn't begin to touch how much Phil will be missed on a personal level. We hurt most deeply for his wife Betsy, and his children: son Nate, wife Bethany and their children Caprina, Linea and Landon; son Nick, wife...