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Steve Ells

Founder at Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc.
Overview
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Education
Career History
Boards & Committees
Political Donations
Public Holdings
Awards & Honors

Steve Ells

Founder at Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc.

Overview

Birth Location
Indianapolis, IN, United States
Age
52 (Born 09/12/1965)
Notable Companies
Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc.

ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen
Awards
4
Board Seats
3
Number of Relationships
This person is connected to 115 people.

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Former Investment Banker at Morgan Stanley

Co-Founder at Cantex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Chief Marketing & Strategy Officer at Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc.

President at The Land Institute

Executive Vice President & General Counsel at Time Warner, Inc.

Former Senior Vice President-Human Resources at Syntex Corporation

Founder at Pershing Square Capital Management LP

Co-Founder at Square Roots Urban Growers, Inc.

Former Executive Vice President of Strategic Planning & Acquisitions at McDonald's Corp.

Former Co-Chief Executive Officer at Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc.
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In The News See More

Chicago Business Journal
January 18, 2018
CNBC
January 17, 2018
ENP Newswire
January 10, 2018
Business Wire
January 9, 2018
ENP Newswire
January 9, 2018
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Educational Background

Bachelor of Arts in Art History 
The University of Colorado advances the economy, health and culture of Colorado and beyond, educating more than 435,000 students who have become catalysts in business, arts, health and community growth. CU’s four campuses feature top-tier faculty and hands-on learning opportunities in an environment where students thrive.
Graduate 
The Culinary Institute of America refines the world of gourmet chefs. It offers bachelor's and associate degrees in culinary arts and management, as well as continuing education, conferences, travel programs, and e-learning.

Career History

Founder
1993 - Current
Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. engages in the development and operation of fast-casual, fresh Mexican food restaurants throughout the U.S. It offers focused menu of burritos, tacos, burrito bowls, and salads, prepared using classic cooking methods. The company was founded by Steve Ells in 1993 and is headquartered in Denver, CO.
Co-Founder
2011 - ?
ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen, or simply ShopHouse, is an American restaurant chain specializing in Southeast Asian cuisine. Its name derives from the shophouse, a common building type in urban Southeast Asia. The first ShopHouse opened in September 2011 in Washington, D.C.
Professional
Prior

Boards & Committees

Corporate Boards ▾
Chairman, Board of Directors
1996 - Current
Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. engages in the development and operation of fast-casual, fresh Mexican food restaurants throughout the U.S. It offers focused menu of burritos, tacos, burrito bowls, and salads, prepared using classic cooking methods. The company was founded by Steve Ells in 1993 and is headquartered in Denver, CO.
Non-Profit Boards ▾
Chairman
Current
Director
Current
TO DEVELOP AN AGRICULTURE SYSTEM WITH THE ECOLOGICAL STABILITY OF THE PRAIRIE AND A GRAIN YIELD COMPARABLE TO THAT FROM ANNUAL CROPS.

Political Donations

$1,500
2009
Distinguished Chair of Innovation at United States Military Academy

Public Holdings

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Awards & Honors

Rank #39
2014
Chief Executive Magazine - Wealth Creators
Rank #4
2014
Fortune Magazine - Business Person of the Year
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Rank #73
2013
Chief Executive Magazine - Wealth Creators
Rank #35
2012
Chief Executive Magazine - Wealth Creators

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