About Nathaniel Ru and the Sweetgreen Restaurant
Sweetgreen was established in August 2007. It is a fast casual chain restaurant in the United States. The restaurant serves simple seasonal and healthy food in the whole of Virginia, Maryland, District of Columbia, Pennsylvania, California, Illinois, and Massachusetts. Nathaniel Ru is the founder of the restaurant. Sweetgreen restaurant attained its initial startup capital from major investors including the Washington’s Latino Economic Development Center, Joe Bastianich, and Seth Goldman. The restaurant also received startup capital from the Steve Case venture capital and the Revolution Growth. Sweetgreen accepted investment contributions from the T. Rowe Price.
Nathaniel Ru developed this groundbreaking company after his graduation from the Georgetown Undergraduate University Business School. The seasonal cuisine at Sweetgreen is the collection of both global and regional dishes.
The Restaurant Offers Simple and Natural Cuisines
The restaurant is dedicated to community sustainability and transparency values. José Andrés, Erik Bruner-Yang, and Nick Wiseman are among the notable chefs at the restaurant. The restaurant acquires its food produce from a collection of farms across the country. The raw food is sourced from country-wide farmers who employ natural organic agricultural techniques. The poultry products are supplied from kindly developed, antibiotic-free, cage free, and vegetable fed poultry animals. The restaurant emphasizes on ordinary cuisines with natural flavors. It is important to note that the restaurant disfavors animal products. Sweetgreen made an alliance with Chef Dan Barber in 2015 to develop the wasTED salad café. The company uses disposed food to create excellent cuisines. The restaurant has the primary objective of helping the American population to discover the intensity of food wastage.
The Sweetlife Music and Food Festival
Sweetgreen also engages in some technology and philanthropic initiatives. The Sweetgreen Restaurant also features a music festival and the sweet life food festival. This celebration is intended to endorse the restaurants objective to serve music with excellent cuisines jointly. The festival is hosted at the MD Columbia Merriweather Post Pavilion. It features presentations from various artists and famous chefs. The festival recently featured Kendrick Lamar who promoted the restaurant’s offerings through his music hits. The event will also host other well known American concert promoters and production companies.