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Meet the Power List 2017 Influencers

The Influencers on the list are educating the next generation of chefs and restaurateurs and defending and advocating for the industry.

Paul Brown, CEO, Arby’s Restaurant Group Inc.

Updating a legacy brand for the 21st century

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Robert Cresanti, president & CEO, International Franchise Association

Getting down to business after a historic election

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Noah Glass, founder & CEO, Olo

Powering restaurants’ digital efforts in ordering and payment 

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John Mackey, co-founder & CEO, Whole Foods Market Inc.

Committing to world-class foodservice in the natural food space

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Tim Ryan, president, The Culinary Institute of America

Preparing the next generation of chefs for a changing world

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Tony Xu, co-founder & CEO, DoorDash Inc.

Thinking of delivery beyond point A to point B

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