Yum! Brands, Inc.
- Employees in region:
- Hospitality, Entertainment, Recreation, & Travel
- HQ location:
- Louisville, KY
Yum! Brands, Inc., based in Louisville, Ky., is the world's largest restaurant company in terms of system restaurants with approximately 38,000 restaurants in over 110 countries and territories and more than 1 million associates. Yum! is ranked #214 on the Fortune 500 List, with more than $11 billion in revenue in 2010. The company's brands – KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell – are the global leaders of the chicken, pizza and Mexican-style food categories. In addition, in 2007 Yum! launched World Hunger Relief, the world's largest private sector hunger relief effort to raise awareness, volunteerism and funds to benefit the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and other hunger relief agencies.
To date, this effort has raised nearly $85 million for WFP and other hunger relief agencies and is helping to save the lives of millions of people in remote corners of the world where hunger is most prevalent.
“My manager pushes me to grow and develop, while ensuring I build relationships to help me in my quest for new knowledge. ”
“The culture of YUM! Brands is just phenomenal. I love everything that YUM! does for their employees. They really care.”
“It's exciting working at a company that is so focused on growth - from growing KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell around the world to growing its 1.4 million employees. It's a wonderful place to work.”
“I feel that my ideas are considered and valued. I am never afraid to suggest a different way of doing something or improving a process. Every innovative idea is considered and evaluated fairly.”
“She recognizes her team's collective and individual talents and manages around this to ensure success. She listens and coaches so you know she hears you and wants you to become the best you can.”
“The leadership of my department allows me to seek outside training to further my education so that I can be more of an asset to our department.”
“I feel appreciated by the respect I receive from coworkers and managers.”
“My manager is always available if I need help, and gives me the ability to balance my home and work life. ”