Owens succeeds Evans as Bob Evans chairman

Owens succeeds Evans as Bob Evans chairman

COLUMBUS, OHIO — Bob Evans Farms Inc., operators of the Bob Evans Restaurants family-dining chain, said chief executive and president Stewart Owens is now also chairman of the board as part of a succession plan previously announced in August 1999.

Owens succeeds Daniel Evans, who retired but would serve on the board of directors if elected, the company Said.

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