Headquarters: Orlando, FL, United States
Founded: First Restaurant (The Green Frog) opened in 1938 in Waycross, GA.
CEO: Mr. Eugene I. Lee Jr.
USD as of July 1, 2023
Darden Restaurants, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates full-service restaurants in the United States and Canada. As of May 30, 2021, it owned and operated 1,834 restaurants, which included 875 under the Olive Garden, 533 under the LongHorn Steakhouse, 170 under the Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen, 81 under the Yard House, 63 under The Capital Grille, 44 under the Seasons 52, 42 under the Bahama Breeze, and 26 under the Eddie V's Prime Seafood brands. The company was founded in 1968 and is based in Orlando, Florida.
Founder(s): General Mills
Gene Lee (Chairman & Chief Executive Officer) Rick Cardenas (President & Chief Operating Officer)
Revenue: US$7.999 billion (2012)
Operating income: US$638.0 million(FY 2012)
Net income: US$475.5 million
Total assets: US$5.944 billion(FY 2012)
Total equity: US$1.842 billion(FY 2012)