At American Restaurant Holdings, we believe in the future of the fast casual dining market. Our mission is to build great restaurant brands that we believe in through a series of core values. In striving for these goals, we aspire to connect with our target market and create great brands with a strong and loyal customer base.
Commitment to provide the highest quality product for a wonderful experience.
Empower employees to take initiative and give their best.
Respect self and others to maintain an environment for team work and growth.
Provide world class service to achieve excellence each passing day.
Mr. Betts has been the President and CEO of the company since inception and is its Co-Founder. He has been instrumental in the acquisition of its five current brand portfolio and oversees the daily operations of American Restaurant Holdings. With over 20 years of business/financial experience, he served as the Managing Director of Nobis Capital Advisors, Inc., a business advisory firm. From 2004 to 2008, Mr. Betts was the Director of Investment Banking for Westcap Securities, Inc., a licensed broker/dealer. Prior to joining Westcap Securities, Mr. Betts was a Managing Director of CK Cooper and Company, a broker/dealer engaged in the oil and gas and technology markets. Mr. Betts received his Masters in Business Administration from the University of LaVerne.
Mr. DeWinter has over 40 years of both private and public accounting and finance experience within a number of different industries. Since January 2011, he has served as CFO of FileLife, a private developer of file protection and control system products. He was also the CFO of Apollo Medical Holdings from 2008 until 2010. Apollo Medical (AMEH) is a public healthcare company providing inpatient hospitalist services to various Southern California hospitals. Additional experience includes the CFO of Capital Pacific Homes and the same position at Wahlco Environmental Systems. Wahlco was an NYSE-listed public company during his tenure as CFO. Mr. DeWinter received his MBA from the University of Pennsylvania.