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Dan Carney
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Dan Carney Net Worth, Height, Wiki, Age


: 1931


: Wichita, Kansas, US

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How old is Dan Carney in 2021? / Age: 90 years
Where was Dan Carney born?Wichita, Kansas, US
Residence:Wichita, Kansas, US

Who is Dan Carney? / Facts   

  • Dan was born into a blended family of twelve children and raised in Wichita, Kansas

  • Business debut - In 1958, the brothers borrowed $600 from their mother and opened a pizza restaurant catering to students after a local real estate agent with an unrented building convinced them that pizza would be a promising business

  • Although they knew little about pizza-making or business, they learned quickly and the business started to grow

  • Their first franchise opened in Topeka, Kansas in 1959

  • The Pizza Hut in Aggieville, Kansas was the first to have delivery, an innovation

  • By 1977, Pizza Hut had grown to 4,000 outlets and the brothers decided to sell the business to PepsiCo for over $300 million USD. Frank remained the president and a board member of Pizza Hut until 1980

  • Dan, who has maintained strong community ties to his hometown, has been Chairman of the Board of Cerebral Palsy Research Foundation of Kansas, since its inception of 30 years, a charitable organization and not-for-profit business

    • He sits on the board of the WSU Foundation, Guadalupe Clinic, Wichita Red Cross and Wichita Community Foundation

    • Dan has been awarded the W.S.U. Presidents Medal of Distinguished Alumnus Award, and the Big Brother/Big Sisters 'Reaching the Summit' honor

    • In 1977, he was the first inductee into the Pizza Hut Hall of Fame and in 2001 he was awarded the Junior Achievement Wichita Business Hall of Fame

    • Dan spent several years of his adult life playing recreational polo along with his son, professional polo player, Mike Carney, president of Fairfield Polo Club in Wichita, Kansas

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Last update: 15 February 2021
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