Il Fornaio Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1972

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 6,600

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt - PPP

  • Financing Rounds
  • 11

  • Investments
  • 1

Il Fornaio General Information

Description

Operator of a restaurant chain intended to provide our guests with the most authentic Italian experience outside of Italy. The company's restaurants offer handmade bread and rolls, pastries and other baked dishes as well as private dining services and pickup, delivery and full-service on-site or off-site catering services for weddings, corporate events and social gatherings.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Restaurants and Bars
Other Industries
Food Products
Corporate Office
  • 770 Tamalpais Drive
  • Suite 208
  • Corte Madera, CA 94925
  • United States

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Il Fornaio Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Il Fornaio Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
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Restaurants and Bars
Corte Madera, CA
6,600 As of 2001
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Il Fornaio Competitors (3)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Romano's Macaroni Grill Private Equity-Backed Denver, CO 0000 000.00 00 000000 000.00
Cafe Mare Private Debt Financed Santa Cruz, CA 00000 000000000 00000
Sergios Restaurant Corporation Chatsworth, CA
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Il Fornaio Executive Team (14)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Michael Beatrice President & Chief Executive Officer
Ted Laymon President & Chief Marketing Officer
Ryan Orendorff Executive Vice President of Finance
Laurence Mindel Founder
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Il Fornaio Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
00000000 0000 Create Restaurants Holdings Board Member 000 0000
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Il Fornaio Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Il Fornaio Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Il Fornaio Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Corner Bakery Cafe 02-Feb-2006 0000000000 Restaurants and Bars 0000000 0
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Il Fornaio Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Corner Bakery Cafe 02-Feb-2006 0000000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
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Il Fornaio FAQs

  • When was Il Fornaio founded?

    Il Fornaio was founded in 1972.

  • Who is the founder of Il Fornaio?

    Laurence Mindel is the founder of Il Fornaio.

  • Who is the CEO of Il Fornaio?

    Michael Beatrice is the CEO of Il Fornaio.

  • Where is Il Fornaio headquartered?

    Il Fornaio is headquartered in Corte Madera, CA.

  • What is the size of Il Fornaio?

    Il Fornaio has 6,600 total employees.

  • What industry is Il Fornaio in?

    Il Fornaio’s primary industry is Restaurants and Bars.

  • Is Il Fornaio a private or public company?

    Il Fornaio is a Private company.

  • What is Il Fornaio’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Il Fornaio is 000000.

  • How much funding has Il Fornaio raised over time?

    Il Fornaio has raised $150M.

  • Who are Il Fornaio’s investors?

    Aryzta, Bruckmann, Rosser, Sherrill & Company, InterWest Partners, Roark Capital Group, and aPriori Capital Partners have invested in Il Fornaio.

  • Who are Il Fornaio’s competitors?

    Romano's Macaroni Grill, Cafe Mare, and Sergios Restaurant are competitors of Il Fornaio.

  • When was Il Fornaio acquired?

    Il Fornaio was acquired on 23-Jun-2020.

  • Who acquired Il Fornaio?

    Il Fornaio was acquired by Create Restaurants Holdings.

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