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Donald M. Kendall

PepsiCo

1963 - 1986

Food & Tobacco

Military ServiceNavy
1960 b. 1921
male
Personal
Born-Died1921
BirthplaceWashington (WA)
RaceWhite
FatherFarmer / Rancher
Era - 1960

Kendall secured PepsiCo’s rapid growth through effective management and diversification. During his tenure, PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay became the leader in salted snack foods, and its Pizza Hut, Taco Bell and Kentucky Fried Chicken chains gained worldwide popularity making PepsiCo the second largest fast-food company in the United States.