Your Pie Announces Agreement for Six New Restaurants in North Georgia

ATLANTA, GA / ACCESSWIRE / January 10, 2022 / Your Pie, the nation's first fast-casual pizza franchise, announced it has signed a franchise agreement to open six new restaurants in North Georgia over the next three years.

The new franchised restaurants will be owned by Wesley Dowdy of Duke Hospitality. The group currently owns 10 hotels across two states along with several other restaurant brands. The agreement will make Dowdy the largest single operator in the Your Pie system.

The first restaurants as part of the agreement are projected to open in Dalton and Hiawassee, Georgia in the summer of 2022. The other four locations, which will later be determined in the North Georgia area, are expected to be open by 2025.

Your Pie was founded in 2008 and based in Athens, Georgia before moving to Atlanta in 2021. The franchise has more than 75 locations nationwide, including 41 in Georgia.

"We are excited to welcome Wesley and his group into the Your Pie family," said Ken Caldwell, Vice President of Development for Your Pie. "Duke Hospitality is based in North Georgia and has an impressive portfolio of businesses throughout the state. We feel their ownership will play a significant role in the growth of the Your Pie system over the next several years."

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About Your Pie:

Your Pie was founded in 2008 by culinary entrepreneur Drew French, who aimed to create a first-of-its-kind restaurant concept offering high-quality, brick-oven pizza at incredible speed. While family recipes and Italian culture helped lay the foundation for its processes and exceptional quality, Your Pie has continued to build upon this foundation with new ingredients, innovative recipes, and endless choices to create a pizza experience with traditional roots, but a flair all its own. Based in Atlanta, GA, Your Pie currently has more than 75 locations nationwide and was named one of the 10 Best Franchise Deals for 2020 by QSR Magazine.

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