Our Team

Each American Burger Co location is corporate-owned and operated.  We stand by each and every one of our stores, and our management team is highly involved in the success and management of each store so that YOU, our customer, have the best burger experience.

Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, American Roadside is led by Rich Adams, COO.  Rich Adams has 35 years of restaurant experience starting with scrubbing sidewalks for Carl’s Jr. Restaurants at the age of 16.  Rich worked his way through the ranks at CKE Restaurants to include Regional Vice President.  After 21 years with CKE, Rich moved to Louisiana where he became Area Vice President for a Burger King Franchisee leading 100 restaurants.  For the past 10 years, Rich has been with Bojangles’ Restaurants serving in several different capacities including Director of Training, Vice President of Franchise Operations and for the past 5 years Regional Vice President of Company Operations where he led the companies core market in Charlotte.