Dave Thomas (Education)

Founder Of Wendy's

No University Education

Thomas received his first experience in the restaurant business as an employee at the Hobby House Restaurant as a 15 year old. Thomas then decided that his time could be better spent working at the restaurant, so he dropped out of high school in the tenth grade and began to work at the restaurant as a full time employee. After several years working at the restaurant, Thomas joined the army to fight in the Korean War.