Fadó Irish Pub, founded by CEO and President Kieran McGill with a group of entrepreneurs in 1996 in Atlanta, imports authentic interiors and decor to create a different type of Irish pub in the New World, honoring the culture, food and music of the Emerald Isles. A unit opened in Lincoln Park, Rhode Island, at a greyhound track this year, two are slated for St. Louis, plus a third in Annapolis, Maryland.

LocationAtlanta, Ga.
2006 Systemwide Sales$42,000,000
% Change in Sales20.0%
2006 U.S. Units12
% Change in Units33.3%
2006 Average Unit Volume$4,000,000
% Change in AUV3.9%
Future 50 Year2007