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Hooters Continues Expansion in Asia with New Location in Phnom Penh

Destination Resorts Co., Ltd. brings new location Hooters of Phnom Penh

Hooters Continues Expansion in Asia with New Location in Phnom Penh

ATLANTA, GA – June 15, 2016 — Hooters today announces plans for a new location with franchisee Destination Resorts Co., Ltd., Hooters of Phnom Penh.

Hooters of Phnom Penh will open by the Mekong River on Phred Sisovat Blvd. Conveniently located to best serve residents and guests in this region. This 3067 square-foot location will feature 150 seats, a live DJ and best of all, iconic Hooters Girl hospitality. It is anticipated to open in the fall of 2016 and will have 25 iconic Hooters Girls selected from hundreds of applicants.

“We’re committed to delivering world-famous chicken wings and iconic Hooters Girl hospitality to Phnom Penh residents and guests,” said Gary Murray, CEO, Destination Resorts Co. “With bustling Hooters locations throughout Asia, we’re proud to bring additional locations in Phnom Penh.”

The new location is part of a 30-location Southeast Asia development agreement between Hooters and Bangkok-based international franchisee, Destination Resorts Co., Ltd. Along with recent locations previously opened in Asia, both locations will bolster Hooters presence in Asia to 22 total locations.

“Destination Resorts Co. brings a wealth of hospitality and restaurant industry expertise, and they’ve been an excellent steward of the Hooters brand throughout their many destinations in multiple Asian markets,” said Mark Whittle, senior vice president of global development, Hooters of America.

Hooters Asia is always looking for great new sites to locate Hooters restaurants. We are currently seeking sites in; Taipei, Hong Kong, Kowloon, Macao, Ho Chi Minh, Jakarta, Manila, Cebu, Davao, Singapore, Bali, Bangkok, Krabi, Kuala Lumpur, Yangon, and Siam Reap.  Landlords and agents can contact us

Hooters is continually opening restaurants and is actively seeking qualified franchise partners to open new locations in select markets across the U.S. and around the globe. For more information about becoming a Hooters franchisee, visit

About Destination Resorts Co., Ltd.

Headquartered in Bangkok, Thailand, Destination Resorts Co., Ltd., has a passion for creating innovative resort destinations that excite our guests. CEO Gary Murray remains on the forefront of setting new standards and trends in hospitality, while remaining committed to operating in ways that are both environmentally and socially responsible. Destination Resorts Co. created some of Thailand’s most exciting destinations, including Hooters Phuket, DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Phuket – Surin Beach, Sri Racha International Golf at Sri Racha Hills, Hard Rock Café Phuket at Patong Beach, Novotel Phuket Karon Beach Resort & Spa, Novotel Hua Hin Cha Am Beach Resort & Spa, Swissotel Resort Phuket and Four Points by Sheraton Bangkok Sukhumvit 15. For more information about Destination Resorts Co., visit

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