Noah Glass is the Founder & CEO of Olo, the leading provider of digital ordering and on-demand interfaces for the restaurant industry. Glass is an industry visionary whose mobile ordering work pre-dates the iPhone, beginning with text message ordering on feature phones in 2005. His work in the foodservice industry began nearly twenty years ago, serving as a cashier, server, bartender, and delivery driver before founding Olo. Today, over 100 million consumers use the Olo platform to Skip the Line® and have meals delivered from restaurants they love.
Olo’s clients include Applebee’s, Chili’s, Chipotle, Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, Denny’s, Five Guys Burgers & Fries, Jamba Juice, Noodles & Company, Shake Shack, sweetgreen, Red Robin, Wingstop, and more. Noah currently serves on the Board of Share Our Strength, a non-profit focused on ending childhood hunger in the United States. He also sits on the Board of Trustees for the Culinary Institute of America, providing guidance and advisory to the world’s premier culinary college.
Noah was named one of the 50 most influential people in foodservice in the 2018 Nation’s Restaurant News Power List and has been recognized by Businessweek and Business Insider for his contributions in shaping the restaurant industry. His thought leadership has been featured by “ABC World News,” Advertising Age, CNBC, CNN, Entrepreneur, “Good Morning America,” Inc., The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and more.