Cindy Galardi Culpepper, CEO of Galardi Group, Inc. (GGI) has been inducted as a board member of The Literacy Project, a Newport Beach, Calif.-based organization dedicated to enabling at-risk and disadvantaged youth to increase their reading skill levels. Since assuming the position of Chairman and CEO in April 2013, Galardi Culpepper has made charitable giving a priority and is committed to giving back to the communities in which the more than 380 GGI restaurants across the U.S. serves. GGI’s portfolio includes Wienerschnitzel – the world’s largest hot dog chain, Tastee Freez LLC, Hamburger Stand, and Two Madres Mexican Kitchen.
As a board member, Galardi Culpepper will serve as an ambassador to the organization by raising awareness of their mission, and garnering support for the foundation’s successful reading program. Leading up to board induction, Galardi Culpepper, along with key GGI executives, visited schools to see the program in action as well as participate in the interactive reading activities.
posted by: Eric Fujimori