Nathaniel Ru

A famous food chain like no other, Sweetgreen has kept students flowing in for more salad. Sweetgreen is a food place that was started by three best friends’ right from the university. It has remained to be unique due to its type of food services which are healthy, organic and fresh. This food chain has been so far supported by popular investors such as Daniel Boulud, Steve Case, and Danny Meyer. Furthermore, the salad provided has an amazing taste thus indicating it has an excellent recipe, the end result is so many students coming for it in all the areas of the food place. Sweetgreen has 40 locations where they supply their services.


Nathaniel Ru as one of the founders of the firm is letting everyone know that they are creating a recipe that will bring the community together. The founders; Nathaniel Ru, Nicolas Jammet and Jonathan Neman have another thing in common which is technology, they are using this advancement to keep Sweetgreen going and as a result, 30% of their transactions are carried out through their mobile app and also their website.


The three best friends are hardworking men who always follow up on their strategies, one of them is serving their customers first prior to other duties. Furthermore, the trio closes their office five times a year for the sake of attending to their work at the food chain. Their goal is to see Sweetgreen go further especially nationally. Moreover, they already have a branch in Los Angeles. Learn more:


These three amazing men first met at Georgetown University whereby they found themselves in the class of entrepreneurship. They began getting into business in the year 2007, August and after a while opened their well-known food chain. Learn more:


Nathaniel Ru graduated from McDonough School of business from Georgetown University. He attained a BS in Finance. He is a very successful businessman. After graduation, he joined his best friends and they started Sweetgreen. Later they decided to also begin Sweetlife, this is an event that contains music as well as food thus bringing the community together. This food and music festival has the best chefs as well as top music artists. Learn more:


Sweetgreen has a number of values which include; making an impact, keeping it real, ‘win, win, win’ and adding the sweet. These values are adhered to by everyone especially the co-CEOS. Sweetgreen has been able to maintain their customers especially the students.