Who We Are

Apple Investors Group

Diversity and difference are our guiding principles.
Our approach is tailored and unique to each business we acquire.

  • History

    Apple Investors Group, LLC was founded in 2008 and is based in West Palm Beach, Florida.  The founder and President of Apple Investor Group, Andy Patel is a native of Gujarat who got involved in the franchise industry when he came to the United States. Originally, looking to join the Wendy’s chain, but then realized IHOP worked out better, he opened his first IHOP 18 years ago.Today Apple Investors Group owns and operates over 150 Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill and Bar restaurants, IHOPs, Burger Kings and Pizza Huts across the nation.

  • Approach

    Apple Investors Group not only develops existing franchises, but we also help streamline existing businesses by integrating the latest technologies, training staff, reviewing food safety guidelines, as well as marketing and advertising strategies to grow the business and improve the bottom line.  We are constantly striving to foster a team of exceptional leaders at all levels of our company, so we can create a positive workplace for all of our employees.

  • Culture

    Our success is a direct result of the personal investment in our employees who ensure that “the best service is always about individual service.” Apple Investors Group embraces an innovative culture designed to maximize the passion and personal investment of each of its employees, from the top down.  At Apple investors Group, we’re committed to building and maintaining a strong, people-focused culture. To encourage superior performance we strive to create and sustain an environment where people can grow and learn.


We are a leading owner and operator of multiple restaurant brands, including Applebee’s, Burger King, iHop and Pizza Hut.  Our restaurant and hotel destinations are centralized to deliver the ambiance, design elements and quality that can be enjoyed by the entire family at an affordable rate.  Each of our stores provides its guests with a fine dining and lodging experience by offering attentive service in an attractive, lively atmosphere.


We strive to be the best at what we do in America and are focused on providing our guests an excellent experience through consistency of execution.  We make it a priority to have the best systems in place to automate our stores for greater accuracy and efficiency.

Although our brands share certain corporate support functions to maximize productivity and streamline processes across our company, each brand maintains its own identity.


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