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Meet the 2017 Power List Culture Champions

The Culture Champions on the list are paving the way for the restaurant workplace of the future.


Cheryl Bachelder, CEO, Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc.

Championing servant leadership during company turnaround

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Jersey Mike’s

Peter Cancro, founder and CEO, Jersey Mike’s Subs

Growing chain with an eye on community involvement

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Randy Garutti, CEO, Shake Shack Inc.

From hawking hot dogs to a historic IPO

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Darden Restaurants

Gene Lee, president and CEO, Darden Restaurants Inc.

Energizing people and profits through positive, hands-on leadership

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Erin Moran, chief culture officer, Union Square Hospitality Group

Giving voice to the issue of paid parental leave

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MOD Pizza

Scott Svenson, co-founder, chairman and CEO, MOD Super Fast Pizza Holdings LLC

Building a people-centric business amid rapid growth

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