Inspire Brands

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Inspire Brands is a multi-brand restaurant company. Its portfolio includes Arby's, Baskin-Robbins, Buffalo Wild Wings, Dunkin', Jimmy John's, Rusty Taco, and SONIC Drive-In restaurants.

HQAtlanta, GA, US
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureC-

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)32,361(+2%)
Job Openings89
Revenue (Y, 2019)$14 B(+17%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Inspire Brands

Paul Brown

Paul Brown

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Lyle Tick

Lyle Tick

President, Buffalo Wild Wings
Michael Haley

Michael Haley

President and Managing Director, International
Scott Murphy

Scott Murphy

Head of Beverage-Snack Category and President, Dunkin'
David Pipes

David Pipes

Chief Financial Officer
Melissa Strait

Melissa Strait

Chief People Officer
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Inspire Brands Office Locations

Inspire Brands has offices in Atlanta, Canton, Champaign, Minneapolis and in 1 other location
Atlanta, GA, US (HQ)
1 Glenlake Pkwy NE
Canton, MA, US
130 Royall St
Champaign, IL, US
2212 Fox Dr
Minneapolis, MN, US
5500 Wayzata Blvd #1250
Oklahoma City, OK, US
300 Johnny Bench Dr
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Inspire Brands Financials and Metrics

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Inspire Brands Revenue

Inspire Brands's revenue was reported to be $14 b in Y, 2019 which is a 16.7% increase from the previous period.

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Inspire Brands Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Dunkin' BrandsOctober 30, 2020$11.3 b
Jimmy John's Gourmet SandwichesSeptember 25, 2019
Sonic Drive-InSeptember 25, 2018$2.3 b
Arby's RestaurantNovember 28, 2017
Rusty TacoNovember 28, 2017

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Inspire Brands News and Updates

Dunkin’ Expands Plant-Based Lineup

The new Southwest Veggie Power Breakfast Sandwich features a MorningStar Farms Black Bean Patty packed with southwest flavors, layered with an egg white omelet filled with spinach, bell peppers, and onions, topped with aged white cheddar cheese, served on a multigrain thin.

Inspire Brands Announces New International President

Inspire Brands announced today that Michael Haley has joined the company as President and Managing Director of International. At Inspire, Haley will be responsible for driving the international growth and development for Inspire’s portfolio of brands. Today, Inspire operates more than 9,000 restaura…

Sonic Drive-In’s new look to debut in Mayport

Sonic Drive-In’s new prototype will debut in Northeast Florida at the Mayport location when the franchisee retrofits the 21-year-old building.

Inspire Brands Completes Acquisition of Dunkin’ Brands

December 15, 2020 – Inspire Brands, Inc. (“Inspire”) today announced the completion of its $11.3 billion acquisition of Dunkin’ Brands Group, Inc. (“Dunkin’ Brands”).

Rusty Taco Nominated in the 2021 Zor Awards

After being named one of the 40 most exciting startup brands, Rusty Taco continues to receive industry recognition with Franchise Times nominating the brand as one of the top Mexican restaurant franchises in its 2021 Zor awards.

Arby’s Foundation Hosts #GivingTuesday Fundraiser to Help All Kids Dream Big

All children have great potential, but many don’t have access to the right resources or opportunities necessary to grow and thrive. This #GivingTuesday, the Arby’s Foundation is hosting an online fundraiser to support youth across the country and in your community.
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Inspire Brands Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Inspire Brands founded?

    Inspire Brands was founded in 2018.

  • Who are Inspire Brands key executives?

    Inspire Brands's key executives are Paul Brown, Lyle Tick and Michael Haley.

  • How many employees does Inspire Brands have?

    Inspire Brands has 32,361 employees.

  • What is Inspire Brands revenue?

    Latest Inspire Brands annual revenue is $14 b.

  • What is Inspire Brands revenue per employee?

    Latest Inspire Brands revenue per employee is $432.6 k.

  • Who are Inspire Brands competitors?

    Competitors of Inspire Brands include Whataburger, Dine Brands Global and Subway.

  • Where is Inspire Brands headquarters?

    Inspire Brands headquarters is located at 1 Glenlake Pkwy NE, Atlanta.

  • Where are Inspire Brands offices?

    Inspire Brands has offices in Atlanta, Canton, Champaign, Minneapolis and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does Inspire Brands have?

    Inspire Brands has 5 offices.