Bob Evans Corporate Office AddressBob Evans Farms, Inc.
3776 S High St
Columbus, OH 43207
Contact Bob EvansPhone Number: (614) 491-2225
Fax Number: (614) 492-4949
ExecutivesCEO: Steven A. Davis
CFO: Paul F. DeSantis
COO: Joe L. Gillen
Bob Evans History
Bob Evans was founded in 1948 in in Rio Grande, Ohio. Bob originally began making sausage for a 12 stool diner.
In 1963, the company went public as Bob Evans Farms. In 1964, a Michigan restaurant was opened, the first location outside Ohio.
In 1971, Bob’s cousin Dan Evans becomes President and CEO.
In 1983, the 100th restaurant is opened.
In 1987, the company acquired Owens Country Sausage.
In 2000, Dan Evans retires.
In 2002, the company opens it’s 500th restaurant.
Bob Evans dies of pneumonia in 2007.
Bob Evans currently operates nearly 600 corporately owned restaurants in the US.