ROTH Advises The Kebab Shop on its Investment from
AP Franchised Concepts

For more information please contact:

Investment Banking

Paul Zaffaroni
Managing Director
(949) 720-7174


Jacob Frank
Vice President
(949) 720-7135

Kevin Phan
(949) 720-7101

Transaction Information

The Kebab Shop, an emerging Mediterranean fast-causal restaurant, has received a minority investment from AP Franchised Concepts, a private investment firm focused on the restaurant and retail sector. Proceeds will be used to support the Company’s growth.


ROTH Capital Partners served as exclusive financial advisor to The Kebab Shop.


Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.


About The Kebab Shop

The Kebab Shop (“TKS”) is a fast-casual Mediterranean restaurant concept established in 2007 with eight locations in San Diego and Northern California. The concept is based on the doner kebab shops prevalent throughout Europe. TKS offers slowly cooked rotisserie meats, made-to-order grilled items, and various freshly prepared Mediterranean inspired salads.  For more information on The Kebab Shop, please visit (Source: Company Management | 1/4/2017)


About AP Franchised Concepts

AP Franchised Concepts, LLC ("APFC") was established in 2016 for the purpose of investing in and operating differentiated restaurant and retail concepts.  Anthony Polazzi, Founder & President of APFC, has reviewed hundreds of restaurant and retail concepts during his 12.5-year tenure in Private Equity, and has been heavily involved in the acquisition, execution and growth of over a dozen concepts.  APFC provides financial and operating expertise combined with capital for entrepreneurs looking to scale their business to the next level.  APFC has completed 3 investments to date and in each case is working directly with the founders to drive the growth of the business.  For more information visit APFC’s website at or send an email to: (Source: Company Management | 1/4/2017)


About ROTH Capital Partners
ROTH Capital Partners, LLC ("ROTH"), is a relationship-driven investment bank focused on serving emerging growth companies and their investors. As a full-service investment bank, ROTH provides capital raising, M&A advisory, analytical research, trading, market-making services and corporate access. Headquartered in Newport Beach, CA, ROTH is privately-held and employee owned, and maintains offices throughout the U.S. For more information on ROTH, please visit:

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