January 31, 2015 6:47 PM ET

Hotels, Restaurants and Leisure

Company Overview of CEC Entertainment Inc.

Company Overview

CEC Entertainment, Inc. develops, operates, and franchises family dining and entertainment centers under the Chuck E. Cheese’s name in the United States and internationally. Its stores provide various dining selections, such as pizzas, sandwiches, wings, appetizers, salad bars, beverages, and desserts, as well as musical and comic entertainment through computer-controlled robotic characters, family-oriented arcade-style and skill-oriented games, video games, rides, and other activities for families with children between 2 and 12 years of age. As of March 13, 2014, the company and its franchisees operated 571 Chuck E. Cheese's stores in 48 states, and 10 foreign countries or territories. The ...

4441 West Airport Freeway

Irving, TX 75062

United States

Founded in 1977

18,800 Employees



Key Executives for CEC Entertainment Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Chief Financial Officer
Executive Vice President and Director of Operations
Age: 52
President of International Division
Age: 54
Principal Accounting Officer
Age: 41
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

CEC Entertainment Inc. Key Developments

CEC Entertainment Inc. Hires Temple Weiss as Chief Financial Officer, Effective September 29, 2014

CEC Entertainment Inc. has hired a new chief financial officer to replace Tiffany Kice, who left the company to pursue other opportunities. The company appointed Temple Weiss, former CFO of Pegasus Solutions. He will begin serving as CFO on Sept. 29, 2014. In addition to Pegasus, Weiss formerly served as CFO for ACE Cash Express, and LQ Management, a private equity portfolio company comprising more than 800 La Quinta hotels. Weiss also spent five years with Irving-based La Quinta Corp. during which he led the sale of the company to The Blackstone Group in 2006.

CEC Entertainment, Inc. Announces Executive Changes, Effective July 23, 2014

CEC Entertainment Inc. announced that its Board of Directors appointed Thomas Leverton as chief executive officer, effective July 23, 2014. Mr. Leverton succeeds Michael H. Magusiak, who retired as president and CEO on June 2, 2014. Tom has had a long career in multisite businesses. He recently served as CEO of Topgolf.

CEC Entertainment, Inc. Announces Retirement of Michael H. Magusiak as President and Chief Executive Officer, Effective June 2, 2014

CEC Entertainment Inc. announced that Michael H. Magusiak, President and Chief Executive Officer, intends to retire from the Company, effective June 2, 2014. The CEC Board of Directors has initiated a search process to identify a new Chief Executive Officer, which will include a full review of both internal and external candidates.

Similar Private Companies By Industry

Company Name Region
Brown Palace Hotel Associates Limited Partnership United States
Bonanza Bingo United States
Aurora Golf & Country Club United States
CF Hospitality, Inc. United States
Diamond Foods LLC United States

Recent Private Companies Transactions

October 16, 2014
Peter Piper, Inc.
September 9, 2014
CEC Entertainment Inc., 14,305-Square-Foot Chuck E. Cheese's Restaurant at 1636 N. Germantown

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup

Most Searched Private Companies

Company Name Geographic Region
NYC2012, Inc. United States
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law United States
Bertelsmann AG Europe
Rush University United States
Greater Houston Partnership United States

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact CEC Entertainment Inc., please visit www.chuckecheese.com. Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at bwwebmaster@businessweek.com.