|Birthdate||February 20, 1972|
|Birthplace||Baton Rouge, Louisiana, US|
|Net Worth||$150 Million|
Todd Graves is an American entrepreneur: the founder of a fast-food chain, Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers, which specializes in the fried chicken finger. Established in 1996 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, now the restaurant chain has grown to over 600 restaurants in the U.S. and the Middle East. As of 2023, the business mogul appears in a reality show, Secret Sauce with Todd Graves.
Who Is Todd Graves? Bio, Age
New Orleans, Louisiana native Todd Graves was born on 20th February 1972. Todd Graves’ age is 51 years old.
A graduate of Episcopal High School, Graves enrolled at the University of Georgia.
Before founding Cane’s, Todd Graves worked at various fast-food chains to have good knowledge of the industry. Todd pictured a limited menu that offered only good Chicken Finger Meals. Nevertheless, bankers and investors did not believe in his business proposal. More than that, his college professor gave Todd the lowest marks for his business plan.
Though every bank and investor rejected Todd, he set out to fund his goal by taking two jobs. After saving enough fund, Todd Graves and his partner, Craig Silvey, opened Cane’s 1 in August 1996 near Louisiana State University. And the rest is history.
Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers is now ranked #97th in the list of the largest fast food restaurant chains in the world, expanded to over 600 spots across the United States, and Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates with 50,000 employees.
The firm is named after Todd’s yellow Labrador dog.
Secret Sauce with Todd Graves
In 2023, Todd Graves launched a reality show, Secret Sauces with Todd Graves. He invites popular celebrities on the show to speak and share their paths to success. In the first episode of Secret Sauxe with Todd Graves, he invited an American actor, Danny Trejo.
Further, Snoop Dogg, Shaquille O’Neal, Lauren Alaine, Nelly, Swae Lee, Martin Luther King III, and Jalen Ramsey, among others, appeared in the show.
Is Todd Graves Married?
As of 2023, Todd and his wife, Gwen, mark 23 years of their successful marriage. The couple tied the knot in April 2001 on the beaches of Hawaii. They share two beautiful children.
Nevertheless, Gwen and her two kids stay out of the limelight. Todd, however, shares the family pictures here and there on his socials: Facebook and Instagram.
How Much Is Todd Graves’s Net Worth?
Todd Graves’s net worth is $150 million as of 2023. His Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers has a $1.5 billion revenue as of 2022.
The millionaire entrepreneur owns a $1.8 million lavish mansion on Harvard, with a view of one of the lakes. Further, Todd adjoined an extravagant tree house to the mansion.
In 2016, Todd loaned a 66-million-year-old triceratops skull from his collections to display the masterpiece in the Louisiana Arts and Science Museum for two years.