Who are we? DRG.

We’re a company founded with a deep passion for business growth. We got our start when David Grieve and SG Ellison acquired 85 Taco Bell restaurants on the West Coast in 2014. Since our inception, we have expanded to over 300 restaurants across two brands.

Our Purpose

Positively impact the lives of our team and the communities in which we serve…

Sonoma HQ Executive Team

David Grieve

Chairman & CEO

SG Ellison

President & Franchisee

John Hoffman

EVP, Bus. Development

Principal Operators

Tom Douglas


Todd Kelly


Jason Dunn

VP of Ops, Arby's

RSC Team

Jim Brandon


Daniel Packer

Sr VP, Admin. Services

Dale Herb

Chief Human Resources Officer

Raul Lepe

VP, Ops Services

Sierra Burk

Communications and Media Manager