Leon Blumenthal is the new president of International Fast Foods Polska, the parent company of the Burger King chain. Blumenthal, who has been with Burger King for 18 years in Europe and the United States, is a graduate of University of Denver’s hotel and restaurant management program.
The public relations, or PR, business is booming in Poland. Research by the Warsaw Business Journal shows that between 1992 and 1995 the number of public relations companies doubled.
Relative harmony near Grand Theater
Poland cannot complete the privatization of nine large banks by the end of 1996, a deadline Poland vowed to meet when it applied for Western support for the plan, said Finance Minister Grzegorz Kolodko last week.