Rainforest Cafe founder Steve Schussler steps down as Kona Grill co-CEO

By January 11, 2019 News

Just 65 days after taking over as co-CEO of Kona Grill Inc., Steve Schussler has stepped down.

The Scottsdale-based sushi and happy hour restaurant chain announced Schussler’s resignation from the co-CEO job and from the company’s board of directors Thursday afternoon. He served on the board since 2012.

The company’s announcement said Schussler wants to spend more time focusing on his other restaurant company, Minnesota-based Schussler Creative Inc. Schussler is the founder of Rainforest…