Vice President of Finance
Ted Tetrick serves as vice president of finance for SONIC®, America’s Drive-In®, part of the Inspire Brands family of restaurants. Inspire is a multi-brand restaurant company whose portfolio includes more than 8,300 Arby’s, Buffalo Wild Wings, and SONIC locations worldwide.
Tetrick’s responsibilities include directing SONIC’s budgeting process and providing financial planning and strategic input to support corporate and brand level initiatives.
Tetrick joined SONIC in 2013 as senior director, financial planning and analysis and has played a key role in budget development and management, technology fund oversight and financial support for the brand.
Prior to SONIC, Tetrick was with Circor Energy Products in Oklahoma City, Okla., where he worked as controller managing budget, accounting close, inventory control and all other financial responsibilities for the plant. Prior to his work with Circor Energy Products, he served as senior financial analyst for both the employee benefits and powertrain manufacturing divisions at Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, MI.
Tetrick received a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from Ball State University. He also holds an M.B.A. from the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame.
He is married and currently resides in Edmond, Okla.