TGI FridaysSM Overview

As the original casual dining bar and grill, TGI FridaysSM offers authentic American food and legendary drinks, served with genuine personal service. Bringing people together to socialize and celebrate the freeing and liberating spirit of "Friday" was the concept's founding premise, from which the brand promise "In Here, It's Always Friday" was born.

To share that social Fridays experience all over the world, TGI FridaysSM proudly serves guests with over 900 restaurants in more than 60 countries. Making every day feel like a Friday wouldn't be possible without creating a place where friends feel free to get together. That's why TGI FridaysSM takes pride in its nearly 74,000 skilled and knowledgeable Team Members who help serve our guests each and every day.

Executive Leadership

  • Rob Palleschi

    Rob Palleschi

    President & Chief Executive Officer, TGI FridaysSM

  • Ian Saunders

    Ian Saunders

    President, Chief Operating Officer, TGI FridaysSM International

  • Tom Kurrikoff

    Tom Kurrikoff

    Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, TGI FridaysSM

  • Kathy Kotel

    Kathy Kotel

    Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Head of Business Affairs, TGI FridaysSM

  • John Antioco

    John Antioco

    Chairman, TGI FridaysSM

Latest News

Social Responsibility

FridaysSM Social Responsibility Program is focused on positively impacting the communities it serves. FridaysSM is dedicated to working with suppliers who share our values and understand that it is important to treat animals with care and consideration To that end, we are committed to taking the following steps: Eggs: TGI FridaysSM has set a goal to source only cage-free eggs throughout its US supply chain by no later than 2025. Pork: TGI FridaysSM goal is to only purchase pork from suppliers that can demonstrate documented plans to end their use of gestation crates for breeding sows.

Quinton Crenshaw, VP of Strategic Communications & External Affairs for TGI FridaysSM stated, "Animal welfare is important to FridaysSM and our guests and we believe this announcement reflects that commitment. Our company believes in operating responsibly in all aspects of our business, and ensuring a responsible supply chain is one way we can demonstrate that."