Chairman of the Board
President & CEO
Dino Del Nano
Whataburger was founded in the year 1950. The company has been operational for almost 68 years now. The founders of the company were Paul Burton and Harmon Dobson. The year after the company’s founding date, the two founders ended their partnership. Paul Burton had become the owner of the company’s franchises in Texas, while Harmon Dobson was the owner of the company. By the year 1968, the company already had 17 stores opened. The company continue to expand more than more, and by the year 1972, there were 100 stores. In the year 1974, the company also changed the design of its stores as well, in order to support larger dining rooms and also accommodate drive-thrus as well.
By the year 1980, the company had opened its 300th store as well. In the year 1983, the company also added two new recipes on its menu too. In the year 1999, the company had also opened a Whataburger by the Bay store in Corpus Christi. It was the largest store in terms of the overall size of almost 6,000 square feet. In the year 2000, the company had celebrated its 50th anniversary along with the 575th store opening as well. By the year 2007, the company had 700 stores and was raking in more than $1 billion in revenue as well. Starting in the year 2011, the company began to advertise itself on the television as well. In the year 2015, the company had celebrated its 65th anniversary. As of the year 2019, it was reported that the company would be bought over by Morgan Stanley. The headquarters of the company is based in 300 Concord Plaza Drive. The name of the place is San Antonio, while the state name is Texas, USA. The pin code of the area is 78216.
Whataburger is an American chain of restaurants focusing on the production and selling of various kinds of fast food products, recipes and dishes to its customers. The current CEO and president of the company are Preston Atkinson. As of the year 2018, the company has its presence in over 828 locations, over the USA. Also, the number of employees working at the company, as of the year 2012, is more than 22,500.
The primary services provided by the company include allowing customers to have a restaurant like an experience at the company’s stores and enjoy the fast food manufactured and served by the company itself. The fast food items sold by the company include a chicken sandwich, hamburgers, french fries, fish sandwiches and also milkshakes too.
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