Grocery Industry Icons & Innovators
Founder & CEO
Ben McKean is the Founder and CEO of Hungryroot, the AI-powered grocery delivery service that makes healthy eating easy, personal, and sustainable. Prior to Hungryroot, Ben was a Vice President and General Manager at Groupon, overseeing their food and beverage business. Ben came to Groupon through the acquisition of Savored, which he founded in 2009. Savored was the nation’s leading provider of yield management technology to the restaurant industry. Prior to Savored, Ben worked in Merrill Lynch’s technology investment banking group.
Ben is a graduate of Georgetown University and currently lives in North Carolina with his wife and kids.