San Francisco-based Flynn Holdings has two principal businesses: restaurants and real estate. The restaurant business operates under Flynn Restaurant Group LP. The real estate business operates under Flynn Properties Inc.
Flynn Restaurant Group LP
With over 780 restaurants and $1.7 billion in annual sales, Flynn Restaurant Group is the largest restaurant franchisee, and one of the 50 largest foodservice companies of any kind, in the United States. Through its three subsidiaries, Apple American Group LLC, Bell American Group LLC, and Pan American Group LLC, the company owns and operates over 480 Applebee's restaurants, over 250 Taco Bell and associated YUM! Brands restaurants, and over 45 Panera Bakery cafés. Flynn Restaurant Group directly employs 38,000 people in 29 states across the US.
Flynn Properties Inc
Flynn Properties has substantial experience in the West Coast commercial real estate markets. Directly and through its REOF funds, Flynn Properties has owned in excess of 3 million square feet of commercial real estate. It also owns, in partnership, the super-luxury Auberge resort Esperanza, located in Los Cabos, Mexico, as well as The Carneros Inn, a super-luxury resort in Napa, California.