Dave & Buster’s Entertainment appoints Gail Mandel to its Board of Directors

– USA, TX –  Dave & Buster’s Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: PLAY), an owner and operator of entertainment and dining venues, today announced the appointment of Gail Mandel to its Board of Directors, effective April 18, 2022.

“We are thrilled to have Gail join our Board. We have been impressed with Gail’s deep financial expertise and experience in catalyzing growth, and we look forward to gaining her insight as we work together to create lasting value for shareholders.”,” said Board Chair and Interim CEO, Kevin Sheehan.

About Gail Mandel

Ms. Mandel is the Founder and, since 2019, has served as Managing Director of Focused Point Ventures, LLC, a business advisory and consulting services organization. Additionally, Ms. Mandel currently serves as the Executive Chairman of the Board of PureStar, a provider of laundry services and linen management to the hospitality industry, and as a Board Member of Sabre Corporation, a leading software, and technology company that powers the global travel industry. From 2014 to 2018, she served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Wyndham Destination Network, an operating division of Wyndham Worldwide and a provider of professionally managed, unique vacation accommodations. Ms. Mandel served as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, Wyndham Exchange & Rentals (later known as Wyndham Destination Network), from March 2014 to November 2014, and Chief Financial Officer, Wyndham Destination Network, from January 2010 to March 2014. Before 2010, Ms. Mandel held a variety of financial leadership positions at Wyndham Worldwide, Cendant Corporation, and HFS Incorporated.

Ms. Mandel said, “I am delighted to join the Dave & Buster’s Board of Directors at such an exciting time for the Company. This is an iconic brand that offers one-of-a-kind experiences for its guests, and it has tremendous opportunities for growth. I look forward to sharing my experience and collaborating with the rest of the Board, the management team, and the entire Dave & Buster’s family as we work together to help the Company realize its incredible potential.”

About Dave & Buster’s Entertainment, Inc.

Founded in 1982 and headquartered in Coppell, Texas, Dave & Buster’s Entertainment, Inc., is the owner and operator of 145 venues in North America that combine entertainment and dining and offer customers the opportunity to “Eat Drink Play and Watch,” all in one location. Dave & Buster’s offers a full menu of entrées and appetizers, a complete selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, and an extensive assortment of entertainment attractions centered around playing games and watching live sports and other televised events. Dave & Buster’s currently has stores in 40 states, Puerto Rico, and Canada.

For more information: https://www.daveandbusters.com/

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