Sandy joined Arlington Capital Advisors as a Strategic Partner in 2013. Prior to joining Arlington, he founded and grew Ruby Tuesday (NYSE: RT) into a 900 unit international casual dining chain that employed more than 45,000 team members. While the CEO and Chairman at Ruby Tuesday, Sandy oversaw the Company’s successful acquisition and divestiture of other restaurant concepts including Lime Fresh Mexican Grill, American Café and Tia’s Tex-Mex.
Sandy is also a Principal of Beall Investments, a family investment company involved in real estate, hotel and restaurant asset and equity investments. Sandy sits on the board of directors for Windstream Corporation (NasdaqGS: WIN), Pilot Travel Centers and Custom Foods. Throughout his career, he has helped create and fund numerous investments in the restaurant space.