Carlisle LLC is a family-owned, restaurant and hospitality business rooted in real estate development since 1974. We strive to strengthen our communities by developing people, improving under-utilized assets and giving back.


One Beale is a transformative $400 million riverfront redevelopment located in Downtown Memphis at the corner of Beale Street and Riverside Drive. As of October 2020, One Beale had three phases under construction valued at $200 million with another $200 million in the development pipeline. To learn more, click on the One Beale link below.



An early Wendy’s franchisee, Carlisle’s subsidiary Wendelta Inc. operates over 160 restaurants in the Southeast in a single contiguous market stretching from Texas to Florida and Louisiana to Tennessee. Since 2015, Wendelta’s revenues have grown from $129 million to over $253 million by 2019.

developing the future

Carlisle Development LLC is a commercial real estate developer and licensed general contractor that specializes in mixed use developments and quick service restaurants.  Its management team has developed and built over $115mm of quick service restaurants and overseen $265mm of commercial developments.