SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Michael McHenry, former president of Even Stevens Sandwiches, today announced he left his position as president in early June 2018 to launch a new venture, The McHenry Group. McHenry is a leading Utah restaurateur, known for developing iconic lifestyle brands, disrupting the market place and guiding the restaurant industry by defining new segments.
The McHenry Group has identified its first new enterprise, a fast-casual restaurant concept strategically set to open in time for the 2018 holiday season. The details of the new brand will be announced in the coming weeks.
“My true passions are connecting people and communities through craft food, modern hospitality and job creation,” said McHenry. “The McHenry Group is committed to creating disruptive brands that provide unique experiences for the neighborhoods we serve.”
The new venture provides performance consulting, restaurant acquisitions and concept creation, already serving new clients and planning for new restaurants. McHenry will support the Even Stevens Sandwiches brand going forward as a consultant.
McHenry was awarded the “Golden Spoon” as Restaurateur of the Year by the Utah Restaurant Association in 2018.
About the McHenry Restaurant Group
Over the past decade, industry disruptor Michael McHenry, founder of The McHenry Group, has specialized in brand creation, culture building and restaurant operations, scaling brands from start up to enterprise. McHenry is responsible for the creation of more than 1,500 jobs as well as the opening of more than 50 restaurants. National award-winning concepts under his leadership have changed the course of the restaurant industry.