There are over 3,500 Sonic Drive-Ins Nationwide, with only 48 of them in metro Atlanta.

With the hiring of two new senior directors of franchise sales, Steve Bailey and Craig Sherwood, SONIC Drive-Ins is pushing for more significant business opportunities.

Bailey's first priority at SONIC Drive-Ins will be strong franchise development in the Atlanta market. There are currently 48 SONIC Drive-Ins in the Atlanta area.

"Our growth targets are ambitous, but we are building our franchise sales team with the right people at help us meet demand as we push boundaries and make waves in the next few years," said Bob Franke, Senior Vice President of Franchise Sales and International Development (