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Denny's Corporation owns and operates full-service restaurant chains under the Denny's brand. Denny's offers a selection of lunch and dinner items, including burgers, sandwiches, salads and skillet entrees, along with an assortment of beverages, appetizers and desserts. The Company's Fit Fare menu helps its guests identify items suited to their dietary needs. Also, most Denny's restaurants offer special items for children and seniors.
HQSpartanburg, US
Employee Ratings3.2
Culture scoreD+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)4,000(-55%)
Job Openings3,688
Revenue (FY, 2019)$541.4 M(-14%)
Share Price (May 2020)$10.9 (-3%)

Key People/Management at Dennys

John C. Miller

John C. Miller

Chief Executive Officer, Board Member
John W. Dillon

John W. Dillon

Executive Vice President, Chief Brand Officer
Christopher D. Bode

Christopher D. Bode

Senior Vice President, Chief Operating Officer
Stephen C. Dunn

Stephen C. Dunn

Senior Vice President, Chief Global Development Officer
Robert P. Verostek

Robert P. Verostek

Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Michael L. Furlow

Michael L. Furlow

Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
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Dennys Office Locations

Dennys has an office in Spartanburg
Spartanburg, US (HQ)
203 E Main St
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Dennys Financials and Metrics

Dennys Revenue

Dennys's revenue was reported to be $541.39 m in FY, 2019

Revenue (Q1, 2020)


Net income (Q1, 2020)


EBIT (Q1, 2020)


Market capitalization (29-May-2020)


Closing stock price (29-May-2020)


Cash (25-Mar-2020)



Dennys's current market capitalization is $604 m.
USDY, 2020


58.9 x


559.1 x

Financial Leverage

-2.4 x
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Dennys Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Average sales transaction

$9.69 $9.95 $10.14


1.71 k1.73 k1.56 k

Weekly Customers

4.40 k4.40 k4.30 k
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Dennys Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Denny's, Inc.
Denny's Realty, LLC
East Main Insurance Company

Dennys Online and Social Media Presence

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Dennys Company Culture

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Dennys News and Updates

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Dennys Blogs

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beware of masked potatoes this october

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Halloween Prank

burn a piece of toast, scrape a scary message into it and then put it back into the center of the loaf of bread
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Dennys Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Dennys founded?

    Dennys was founded in 1953.

  • Who are Dennys key executives?

    Dennys's key executives are John C. Miller, John W. Dillon and Christopher D. Bode.

  • How many employees does Dennys have?

    Dennys has 4,000 employees.

  • What is Dennys revenue?

    Latest Dennys annual revenue is $541.4 m.

  • What is Dennys revenue per employee?

    Latest Dennys revenue per employee is $135.3 k.

  • Who are Dennys competitors?

    Competitors of Dennys include Black Bear Diner, Buffalo Wild Wings and In-N-Out Burger.

  • Where is Dennys headquarters?

    Dennys headquarters is located at 203 E Main St, Spartanburg.

  • Where are Dennys offices?

    Dennys has an office in Spartanburg.

  • How many offices does Dennys have?

    Dennys has 1 office.