People who are passionate about their jobs are destined for success and Nathaniel Ru is one of them. He enjoys what he does and has made it his life goal to provide good healthy food to people across the nation. His company, Sweetgreen, is expanding quickly because of its appeal to a health conscious society who is looking for quality when it comes to eating.
Healthy is In
Nathaniel Ru is one of three co-founders who was looking for a better way to eat and started the fastest growing health food salad eatery in the industry. Sweetgreen’s is a salad chain that only serves fresh, organic, locally grown food. The first location opened with great expectations in 2007 and became an important part of the historic district in Washington, D.C. Their plan was to introduce a better way for people to eat and make Sweetgreen’s the go to place for those looking to improve the way they view food.
Excellence in All Things
Nathaniel Ru is the co-founder and co-Chief Executive Officer of a company that has taken the world by storm. He and his partners Nicolas Jammet and Jonathan Neman saw a need and decided to fill it. They are part of the technology savvy younger generation and have implemented that into Sweetgreen’s website. A large percentage of their sales are attributed to website and mobile app transactions. The work ethic of the three co-founders has given them the edge and puts them closer to the customers inside their restaurants.
Georgetown University helped Nathaniel Ru hone the skills he needed to become a force in the business world. After graduation, he knew that he wanted to be an entrepreneur and control his own destiny. His friends were just as excited to begin an adventure that would lead them to the place they are today. It was the perfect time to open an affordable upscale farm to table salad chain that would fulfill a niche. They put a high value on the communities and their employees believing that a well-trained staff would practice good customer service. They have built their stores to reflect their values and want to continue to expand with the same dedication that they put into their very first store. Nathaniel Ru is a smart strategist who knows how to market his stores while incorporating his business expertise. Nathaniel Ru is a young man with big dreams and the ability to make them come true.