Three-Year Growth 242% 2016 Revenue $106.7 million City American Fork Founded 2008 Employees 3,400 Industry Food + beverage/hospitality Website FourFoodsGroup.com Founders Andrew K. Smith, 41; Shauna K. Smith, 38 The Company A restaurant investment, development, finance, operations and management company focused on emerging brands looking for hyper growth.
NOT THROWING AWAY THEIR SHOT
FFG originally set out to create 2,000 jobs. Nine years later, it has created 3,400 and has more than 100 restaurants from brands like Kneaders, R&R Barbeque, Little Caesars and Mo’Bettahs.
JUST YOU WAIT — GOALS
1. Create more than 10,000 jobs.
2. Build a restaurant portfolio of 10 or more brands.
FUN FACT, SIR
FFG celebrates birthdays every month by dancing and singing to “In Da Club” by 50 Cent.
“Be innovative. Be loud. Be persistent,” Andrew says.