HireEquity Invests in Hungry, Serves as Operating Partner

HireEquity invests in Hungry and serves as an operating partner and advisor to drive the company’s growth

HUNGRY now connects hundreds of local companies to top chefs in the DC region to provide office catering experiences in a reliable and cost-efficient way. HireEquity CEO and founder Paul Villella will provide the company with strategic consulting to grow the business, scale the technological offering, and help HUNGRY expand into new markets. “The caliber of the executive team, the chef-centered catering platform they’ve created, and the technology are all very impressive,” said Villella. “HUNGRY delivers an ultra-reliable, easy-to-order office food solution for companies that are looking for higher quality, healthier food that will absolutely delight their teams. Their service is a unique, compelling alternative to the status quo, offering an array of options from top chefs with lunch prices starting as low as $9.00.”

According to HUNGRY Chairman, Jeff Grass, “We’re excited to partner with Paul Villella and HireEquity given Paul’s tremendous experience in growing successful B2B platforms. At HUNGRY, we’ve created a catering platform that provides incredible food variety, ultra-reliable delivery and tremendous value for our clients unlike anything ever created. Now that we’re ready to scale the business quickly, the HireEquity team will be an invaluable partner by helping ensure we are operating at our very best.”


Arlington, VA based HUNGRY Marketplace (www.TryHungry.com) is reinventing traditional office catering by providing virtually unlimited food variety and amazing meals prepared by the region’s best chefs in an ultra-reliable and cost-efficient way. In November 2017, HUNGRY launched the first-of-its-kind online marketplace for ordering catered meals from top local chefs. HUNGRY and its chefs work hard to ensure everyone in the office feels cared for by customizing meals to individual tastes, preferences and dietary restrictions while ensuring that the customer experience with HUNGRY is always easy and fun.