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Spotlight

Team Member Duo: Steve & Teesha

Meet Steve and Teesha, newlyweds who caught one another’s eyes nine years ago in a Taco Bell lobby. It was love at first sight and they still seem to have the spark, as evidenced in their shared humor. Teesha claims Steve winked at her; he totally denies the accusation. Today, this dynamic duo agrees that […]

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Harrisburg location now open!

Join us in celebrating the re-opening of our new Harrisburg location! Team Harrisburg (formally Jonestown Rd.) opened its doors again on Dec. 26. Sales are building again as the community is excited to have us back! Thank you to: Denise, Joe, Rich, Pete and the construction team for keeping pace and making sure we stayed […]

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Operations

Summerwood Welcomes 55 New Restaurants

We’re excited to officially welcome 55 new restaurants to the Summerwood family. On Dec. 22, we acquired a number of locations across Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. This growth opportunity allows us to bring on roughly 1,300 new employees and expand from 3 regions to 7 regions– thank you to all of the leaders […]

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Spotlight

Team Member Spotlight: Attice

Meet Attice, the Restaurant General Manager (RGM) for Summerwood’s Mt. Laurel, NJ Taco Bell location. Her story with Summerwood starts with a chance encounter at the bus stop. Attice, 23 at the time, was heading to another job interview on the day that she ran into someone who worked for Taco Bell at the bus […]

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Spotlight

Team Member Spotlight: Gabby

Meet Gabby, a Restaurant General Manager at the Pennsville, New Jersey KFC. She immigrated to the U.S. in 2001 from Mexico and not too long after, joined one of Summerwood’s two-in-one KFC Taco Bell locations as a cashier. She still remembers the date clearly: May 6, 2006. Gabby continued working as a cashier for a […]

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Giving back

Summerwood Teams Give Back on Thanksgiving

Giving back is an important part of being part of the Summerwood family. That’s why every year, Summerwood employees find time to give back to the communities they do business in during the week of Thanksgiving. Traditionally, supporting the local Rotary clubs was always led by a devoted man, Lou Jackson. After Lou’s passing, the […]

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New Restaurant Openings

New Restaurant Opening: Campbell Blvd., Baltimore

Join us in welcoming our brand new restaurant in Baltimore, MD to the Summerwood family! Restaurant leaders were excited to officially open doors on Nov. 2, 2021. Dual drive thru lanes will quickly move eager customers through the drive thru line, and an outdoor patio makes for an easy spot for breakfast, lunch or dinner! […]

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Team Spirit

Summerwood Celebrates “Tacotober”!

Our West Berlin, New Jersey Taco Bell enjoyed celebrating Halloween with family and friends this year! On Oct. 30, the restaurant staff invited the community for some traditional fall fun, including pumpkin painting, cupcake decorating, “trunk or treat,” and a Halloween picture contest. Plus, our very own “Taco Bella” stopped by with fun surprises for […]

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Giving back

Apply Today—Live Más Scholarship Opportunity

Are you interested in seeing how far your passion and drive can take you? Then you should apply for Taco Bell’s Live Más Scholarship opportunity! Every year, Taco Bell Foundation proudly awards millions of dollars in scholarship funds to young Taco Bell employees pursuing higher education. In 2021, the Foundation generously awarded 17 Summerwood employees […]

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New Restaurant Openings

New Restaurant Opening: Cherry Hill, NJ

Join us in welcoming our brand new restaurant in Cherry Hill, NJ to the Summerwood family! Restaurant leaders were excited to officially open doors on Nov. 1, 2021. Dual drive thru lanes will quickly move eager customers through the drive thru line, and an outdoor patio makes for an easy spot for breakfast, lunch or […]

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