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2011-04-11 11:12:00

LOS ANGELES, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lucky Strike Lanes has tapped Bill Starbuck as its full time Corporate Executive Chef. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110411/NY80770) Formerly Bill was Vice President of Catering and Corporate Executive Chef of Along Came Mary Productions where he has worked for the past 23 years and has been credited with revolutionizing large-event gourmet catering. "We are thrilled to have Bill on board exclusively and know that Bill's passion...

2011-03-21 12:28:00

LOS ANGELES, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lucky Strike Lanes is proud to announce that Cheryl Inouye, Lucky Strike's Chief Financial Officer since 2006, has been promoted to President and will be responsible for leading the overall company's operations, sales and marketing. Cheryl will also continue to head Lucky Strikes' finance, human technology and resources. Cheryl has had 12 years of experience in her field. Prior to Lucky Strike, Inouye served as Sr. Vice President of Business...

2011-03-16 10:57:00

LOS ANGELES, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lucky Strike Lanes will host a fundraiser for Team Fox benefiting The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson Research. This celebrity bowling tournament, called Rock-N-BowlA, will showcase the music of the hottest indie bands in 11 cities and will be produced by Gigi Rock Productions and Pretty Like Oxygen. The tour will start on Wednesday, May 18th at Lucky Strike Lanes in Bellevue, Washington, move on to the Lucky Strike Lanes in LA, then...

2010-11-10 16:10:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Steven Foster, Co-Founder & CEO of Lucky Strike Lanes, will appear on the hit reality series "Undercover Boss" this Sunday, Nov. 14 (9/8 C) on the CBS Television Network. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101110/NY99367 ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101110/NY99367 ) "This has been a moving and meaningful experience for me to see the heart and soul of Lucky Strike in our employees. I have learned a lot about our...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'