CLAREMORE – Chick-fil-A named Brian Treat the franchise owner of Claremore’s first Chick-fil-A restaurant under construction at 664 S Lynn Riggs Blvd.  The restaurant opens Aug. 24 with upwards of 70 new team members being hired to welcome and serve guests at the new location.

Treat, who will be involved in the day-to-day operations of the new restaurant, is looking to hire full- and part-time team members to work all positions in the restaurant with an emphasis on the kitchen.  Working at Chick-fil-A is more than just a job, it’s an opportunity - Chick-fil-A restaurant team members appreciate having Sundays off, flexible schedules, opportunities for scholarships for continuing education, and the family atmosphere fostered at the restaurant. Interested applicants can apply online via, or at the new restaurant.

Treat spent the past 20 years serving people through employment in the non-profit and government sectors. Treat was drawn to Chick-fil-A’s emphasis on serving their customers well within the restaurant and the community beyond its doors. He is looking forward to the opportunity to mentor, develop, and provide leadership opportunities to team members with the goal of helping them become successful in whatever endeavor they choose to pursue in life.

“My team members and I are looking forward to serving the Claremore community,” said Treat. “We are not just in the chicken business — we’re in the people business. Our goal is to serve great food food in a welcoming environment that feels like family.”

The Claremore Chick-fil-A restaurant is among 117 Chick-fil-A locations that will open this year, creating nearly 9,000 new jobs. More information about the first Claremore Chick-fil-A restaurant can be found by visiting