SheKnows.com
Best burger joints for vegetarians
“Predominantly on the East Coast (and Texas) with some international locations, Elevation Burger offers two kinds of veggie burgers.”

The Street – Business News
The Best Burgers in America
“One reader calls it [Elevation Burger] “ShakeShack without the guilt,” because the burgers are made with organic, free range beef.”

 

Maine.Eater.com
Opening Day
“Let the online ordering begin: Elevation Burger opens today in the Old Port.”

 

Philly.com – The Food Department
The best chain burgers in America?
“The Street has released its picks for the five best burger chains in America…Its top was Shake Shack, followed by In-N-Out, Elevation Burger, Culver’s (not around here), and Five Guys.”

 

The Yonkers Daily Voice
Yonkers’ Elevation Burger Participates in Free Burger Giveaway
“Elevation Burger – the first and largest organic burger chain in the country – is giving guests a chance to win free burgers for a year by making their voices heard in an ongoing food debate: Beefeater vs. Vegetarian.”

 

Triangle.com
Elevation Burger launches Cup Wars
“Elevation Burger – the first and largest organic burger chain in the country – is giving guests a chance to win free burgers for a year by making their voices heard in an ongoing food debate: Beefeater vs. Vegetarian.”

 

The Port Chester Daily Voice
Rye Brook’s Elevation Burger Hosts Veggie Vs. Beefie Contest
“Guests at Elevation Burger in Rye Brook and Yonkers could win free burgers for a year by participating in the Beefeater vs. Vegetarian debate.”

 

The Yonkers Daily Voice
Yonkers’ Elevation Burger Hosts Veggie Vs. Beef Contest
“Guests at Elevation Burger in Rye Brook and Yonkers could win free burgers for a year by participating in the Beefeater vs. Vegetarian debate.”

 

BethesadaNow.com
Morning Notes
“Elevation Burger, the “first and largest organic burger chain in the country,” is giving customers a chance to win free burgers for a year by participating in its Beefeater vs. Vegetarian burger wars.”

 

Rye.Patch.com
Rye Brook’s Elevation Burger Launches Beef vs. Veggies Contest
“Elevation Burger – the first and largest organic burger chain in the country – is giving guests a chance to win free burgers for a year by making their voices heard in an ongoing food debate: Beefeater vs. Vegetarian”

 

Falls Church News-Press.com
Elevation Burger Pits ‘Beefies’ vs. ‘Veggies’
“Elevation Burger is giving guests the chance to win free burgers for a year.”

 

WakeLiving.com
Elevation Burger offers guests a chance to win free burgers for a year
“Elevation Burger is giving guests a chance to win free burgers for a year by making their voices heard in an ongoing food debate: Beefeater vs. Vegetarian.”

 

Miami.Eater.com
Free Stuff
“Want free burgers for an entire year? Head over to Elevation Burger’s website and battle for it in their ‘Cup Wars.’”

 

Moorestown.Patch.com
Elevation Burger’s New Contest Offers Up Free Burgers for a Year
“The restaurant chain is offering the prize as part of its ongoing debate between beefeaters and vegetarians.”

 

FranSmart News
Elevation Burger Names New CEO
“Effective March 24, 2014, former McDonald’s Executive, Rick Altizer, will take the CEO position at Elevation Burger.”

 

QSRMagazine.com
Elevation Burger Names Former McDonald’s Exec CEO
“Former McDonald’s executive Rick Altizer has been appointed CEO of Arlington, Virginia-based Elevation Burger—one of the first and largest organic burger chains in the country.”

 

BoozyBurbs.com
Elevation Burger Coming Soon to Palisades Center
“Elevation Burger, the burger chain where “ingredients matter”, is coming soon to Palisades Center Mall in West Nyack.”

 

FastCasual.com
Elevation Burger names Rick Altizer as new CEO
“Former McDonald’s executive Rick Altizer has been appointed CEO of Arlington, Va.-based Elevation Burger.”

 

ARLNow.com
Morning Notes
“Rick Altizer, a former McDonald’s executive, has been named the new CEO of Elevation Burger.”

 

RestaurantFacilityBusiness.com
Elevation Burger Names Former McDonald’s Exec CEO
“Rick Altizer has been named CEO of Arlington-based Elevation Burger, succeeding founder Hans Hess.”

 

BurgerBusiness.com
Elevation Burger Names New CEO
“Elevation Burger named Rick Altizer, a one-time McDonald’s exec, its CEO. Hans Hess moves to chairman.”

 

Food & Beverage Magazine
Elevation Burger names Rick Altizer as new CEO
“Former McDonald’s executive Rick Altizer has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Arlington, Va.-based Elevation Burger ­ the first and largest organic burger chain in the country.”

 

DCEater.com
EaterWire
“Falls Church-based Elevation Burger has a new CEO.”

 

WashingtonBusinessJournal.com
Fast-food veteran named new CEO of Elevation Burger
“The company, [Elevation Burger] which was founded in 2005 by Hans Hess, has named Rick Altizer as its new CEO.”

 

BlogTalkRadio.com
Mount Everest Here We Come..Elevation Burger
“Flavor Living Radio steps into Elevation Burger’s fast food restaurant so join us as we climb the heights of a good tasting burger so good it will take your taste buds to the clouds.”

 

The Hyattsville Wire
Elevation Burger Offers Halal Beef
“Elevation Burger doesn’t just offer grass-fed beef. It’s also halal.”

 

BurgerBusiness.com
Fast Casual Grows While QSRs Flounder
“The burger category continues to see a shift of customer traffic away from quick-service to fast-casual burger bars and chains such as … Elevation Burger … and many others.”

 

HuffingtonPost.com
Fast Casual Thrives; Fast Food Flounders
“The burger category continues to see a shift of customer traffic away from quick-service to fast-casual burger bars and chains such as … Elevation Burger … and many others.”

 

BurgerBusiness.com
McDonald’s Commits to Sustainable Beef
“… McDonald’s faces increasing competition from chains such as Elevation Burger, B. Good, BurgerFi, The Counter, Farmer Boys, South St. Burger Co. and others that sell natural beef as well as a host of independent burger bars built around offering fresh, naturally raised beef….”

 

HuffingtonPost.com
McDonald’s Commits to Sustainable Beef
“… McDonald’s faces increasing competition from chains such as Elevation Burger, B. Good, BurgerFi, The Counter, Farmer Boys, South St. Burger Co. and others that sell natural beef as well as a host of independent burger bars built around offering fresh, naturally raised beef….”

 

FastCasual.com
Fast casual execs predict 2014 menu trends
“”This year, [Elevation Burger] customers asked for healthier menu options, we believe that next year this trend will not only continue, but expand.”

 

Capital Cooking Show – Blog
An Unexpected Option for Paleo Dieters
“Following the Paleo Diet and struggling when dining out? Then look no further than Elevation Burger, a fast-casual food option founded locally in Falls Church, VA.”

 

Holmes Report
Account News In Brief
“French/West/Vaughan has been selected by Virginia-based organic burger franchise Elevation Burger as national agency of record for the company’s US and international locations.”

 

MediaBistro.com – PRNewser Blog
Spin the Agencies of Record
“Virginia-based beef patty franchise Elevation Burger has selected French/West/Vaughan as its PR AOR.”

 

FastCasual.com
Elevation Burger selects Raleigh-based agency as national marketing partner
“Virginia-based burger franchise Elevation Burger has selected ­French/West/Vaughan, an independent public relations and brand communications agency, as its national agency of record for the company’s U.S. and international locations, according to a company press release.”

 

Everything-PR.com
French/West/Vaughan Made AOR of Elevation Burger
“French/West/Vaughan (FWV), one of the nation’s leading independent PR agencies has been hired by Virginia-based burger franchise Elevation Burger as national agency of record.”

 

Food & Beverage Magazine
International Fast Casual Burger Chain Hires French/West/Vaughan To Elevate Its Marketing Efforts
“Elevation Burger selects Raleigh-based agency as national marketing partner.”

 

QSRMagazine.com
Elevation Burger Names FWV as Agency of Record
“French/West/Vaughan (FWV), an independent public relations and brand communications agencies, has been selected by Virginia-based burger franchise Elevation Burger as national agency of record for the company’s U.S. and international locations.”

 

Entrepreneur Magazine
Elevation Burger was built on a mission
“By 2005, those were all-too-familiar words to Elevation Burger founder Hans Hess, who came up against more than a few naysayers during his three-year quest to open an organic burger joint.”

 

WFMZ.com
Elevation Burger’s 1st Berks location now up and running
“Elevation Burger will celebrate the grand opening of its new restaurant in the former Starbucks location at the Shoppes at Wyomissing on Saturday, July 19 at 11 a.m.”

 

NewsinPenn.com
Elevation Burger’s 1st Berks location now up and running
“Elevation Burger will celebrate the grand opening of its new restaurant in the former Starbucks location at the Shoppes at Wyomissing on Saturday, July 19 at 11 a.m.”

 

ReadingEagle.com
Elevation Burger cooking up July opening
“Elevation Burger will have its grand opening celebration at the Shoppes at Wyomissing July 19.”

 

ReadingEagle.com
Elevation Burger aims high in Berks
“The new Elevation Burger at the Shoppes of Wyomissing was a flurry of activity in its opening week.”

 

Care2.com
8 Fast Food Chains That Serve Local, Organic, Vegan Food
“This growing chain [Elevation Burger], currently in Washington, D.C., Maryland, Maine, Texas, Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Michigan, the Carolinas, Florida and Indiana, serves burgers made from 100% USDA-certified organic, grass-fed, free-range beef.”

 

Firstwefeast.com
10 New “Improved” Burger Chains That Are Expanding
“Three years after opening in Falls Church, Virginia, Elevation began franchising in 2008.”

 

BoozyBurbs.com
Opening Alert: Elevation Burger, West Nyack, NY
“Elevation Burger, the burger chain serving burgers made from 100% organic, grass-fed, free-range beef, is now open on the fourth level at Palisades Center mall across from Forever 21.”

 

BusinessInsider.com
10 Better Burger Chains That Are Taking Over America
“Three years after opening in Falls Church, Virginia, Elevation began franchising in 2008.”

 

Chron.com
Try dinner and a movie for Houston Restaurant Week
“Elevation Burger has a limited-time special and it involves the burger chain’s first organic sandwich.”

 

Nyack News and Views
Elevation Burger Donates 400 Meals to People to People
“Elevation Burger donated 400 Meals to People to People in early September.”

 

Rockland County Roundup
Elevation Burger Donates 400 Meals to People to People
“Prior to the opening of each new location, Elevation Burger staff are expected to prepare each item on the menu several…”

 

West Chester County Roundup
Elevation Burger Donates 400 Meals to People to People
“The owner of the new restaurant [Elevation Burger], Daniel Magnus divides his time between his other locations in Westchester County and the Palisades Center and was excited by the idea of making an impact in Rockland County.”

 

WRAL.com
FREE Elevation Burger after survey!
“Score a FREE burger from Elevation Burger in Brier Creek after you take a short survey on their Facebook page!”

 

FranSmart.com
Elevation Burger Featured in New Book on Making Healthy Eating Choices
“New York Times Bestselling book, “Eat It To Beat It” by Dave Zinczenko talks about making a ‘better’ burger choice by eating at Elevation Burger!”

 

Oil Express Newsletter
For Profit: Elevation Burger makes c-store debut
“Elevation Burger – a hamburger chain with 44 locations in the U.S. and nine in the Middle East that features burgers from grass-fed cattle – has just entered the convenience store market.”

 

Shopping Center Business
A Burger Above The Rest
“Elevation Burger is not just another burger chain in the long list of fast-casual burger concepts.”

 

QSR Magazine
Where Are They Now?
“Elevation Burger, a brand committed to fresh, organic burgers, has grown six-fold since it was originally featured in 2009.”

 

QSRMagazine.com
Where Are They Now?
“Elevation Burger, a brand committed to fresh, organic burgers, has grown six-fold since it was originally featured in 2009.”

 

BurgerBusiness.com
Last Week’s Most Intriguing Burgers
“Elevation Burger doesn’t develop new burgers very often, but up in Maine it has a Surf & Turf burger in two locations.”

 

QSRMagazine.com
Elevation Burger Offers BBQ Bacon Cheddar Burger LTO
“Elevation Burger is offering a brand new menu item: the Barbecue Bacon Cheddar Burger, which is now available at Elevation Burger locations nationwide for a limited time only.”

 

FastCasual.com
An organic Barbecue Bacon Cheddar Burger? Elevation Burger adds one to the menu
“Elevation Burger is expanding its menu for the first time in five years with the addition of the Barbecue Bacon Cheddar Burger for a limited time only.”

 

FastCasual.com
Elevation Burger CEO marks 5 months with growth plans, new menu items
“Since CEO Rick Altizer took the helm of Elevation Burger five months ago, the brand has announced plans to grow its domestic and international footprint, has made plans to expand its menu for the first time in five years and has added new members to the management team.”

 

QSRMagazine.com
New Boss Ushers in New Era at Elevation Burger
“Elevation Burger, the organic burger chain, has made strides under the leadership of its new CEO, Rick Altizer, in his first five months at the helm.”

 

RestaurantFacilityBusiness.com
Elevation Burger Enters New Era
“Elevation Burger, the first and largest organic burger chain in the country, has made great strides under the leadership of its new chief executive officer, Rick Altizer, in his first 5 months at the helm.”