NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Olo, the leading digital ordering provider for over 180 restaurant brands across the U.S., is proud to announce that Noah Glass, the company’s Founder & CEO, has been appointed to Share Our Strength’s Board of Directors. Share Our Strength is a national nonprofit that is working to end child hunger in America through its No Kid Hungry campaign.
As a board director, Mr. Glass will be responsible helping shape the strategic direction of Share Our Strength, ensuring effective leadership and accountability, monitoring transparency, and increasing the organization’s impact and reach.
“Share Our Strength embraces innovation as its core, and Noah is an innovator in his field,” said Billy Shore, Founder and CEO of Share Our Strength. “We look forward to his perspectives and guidance as we explore new ways to break down the barriers between food and children in our country.”
“I am honored to join the Board of Directors for Share Our Strength,” said Noah Glass, Founder & CEO of Olo. “The organization’s mission to help provide food to hungry children is powerful and inspiring. I look forward to working with this esteemed board, and doing my part to eliminate childhood hunger.”
“We’re excited for Noah to join our board and bring his long-ranging expertise on the intersection of technology and restaurants—two industries making some of the biggest strides in helping us connect kids with the meals they need to succeed,” said Diana Hovey, Senior Vice President of Dine Out for No Kid Hungry.
Share Our Strength began in the basement of a row house on Capitol Hill in 1984, in response to the ‘84-‘85 famine in Ethiopia. Brother and sister Bill and Debbie Shore started the organization with the belief that everyone has a strength to share in the global fight against hunger and poverty, and that in these shared strengths lie sustainable solutions. Today, the organization focuses these strengths on making No Kid Hungry a reality in America.
Olo helps restaurant brands maximize revenue per square foot by delivering faster, more accurate, and more personal service to their customers. Through beautiful, fully-branded digital interfaces, Olo's enterprise-grade ordering platform integrates with the brands’ existing systems, opening new digital revenue streams injected seamlessly into the restaurant’s operations. Olo is a pioneer in the industry, beginning with text message ordering on mobile feature phones in 2005. Today, over 50 million consumers use the Olo platform to Skip the Line® or get food delivered from the restaurants they love. Clients include Applebee’s (DIN), Chili’s (EAT), Chipotle (CMG), Five Guys Burgers & Fries, Jamba Juice (JMBA), Noodles & Company (NDLS), Red Robin (RRGB), Shake Shack (SHAK), sweetgreen, Wingstop (WING), and more. Learn more at www.olo.com.
About No Kid Hungry
No child should go hungry in America, but 1 in 6 kids will face hunger this year. Using proven, practical solutions, No Kid Hungry is ending childhood hunger today by ensuring that kids start the day with a nutritious breakfast and families learn the skills they need to shop and cook on a budget. When we all work together, we can make sure kids get the healthy food they need. No Kid Hungry is a campaign of national anti-hunger organization Share Our Strength. Join us at NoKidHungry.org.