the future is developing


Carlisle is a family-owned, restaurant and hospitality business rooted in real estate development since 1974. We strive to strengthen our communities through our developments by bringing people together, improving metropolitan areas and giving back. Carlisle also manages subsidiary companies that are based in real estate and hospitality.
One Beale is a unique hospitality experience within a high-end, luxury neighborhood situated in the center of the Mississippi River Front District of Downtown Memphis. One Beale is poised to be the anchor and cornerstone of Downtown Memphis with the entertainment district, sports district, South Main district and Mississippi River views surrounding this unique campus.
Carlisle Restaurant Group is a hospitality development and management firm that owns and operates multiple fine dining establishments. This group is responsible for building and launching multiple brands and overseeing the day-to-day operations of those entities. Creating a unique, polished experience is the aim of every Carlisle Restaurant Group property.
Carlisle Development Group is a full-service development and construction firm that specializes in mixed-use developments and quick service restaurants. Its management team has developed and built over $115 million of quick service restaurants and overseen $265 million of commercial developments.


An early Wendy’s franchisee, Carlisle’s subsidiary Wendelta operates over 160 Wendy’s restaurants in the Southeast United States in a single contiguous market stretching from Texas to Florida and Louisiana to Tennessee. Wendy’s restaurants are well known for delivering world class service and great tasting food to their guests, as well as, creating many jobs in the local area.


Chance Carlisle

Chief Executive Officer

Don Nichols

Chief Development Officer

Don Campbell

Chief Administrative Officer
and General Counsel

Eric Lucka

Senior Vice President
Accounting and Investments

Samantha Carder

Vice President of
Human Resources

Robby Loyed

Vice President of Technology