Jay Rutherford is the Director of Business Development at Unbridled Capital. Mr. Rutherford brings 25 years of franchising experience to lend expertise to the Unbridled Capital team. Prior to joining Unbridled Capital, Mr. Rutherford was in the franchise systems of Valvoline Instant Oil Change, Taco Bell and Bojangles’ Famous Chicken and Biscuits. Mr. Rutherford operated locations of these brands in Kentucky, West Virginia, Ohio, Virginia as well as North and South Carolina.

As a former franchisee, Mr. Rutherford can speak to the expertise and quality service provided by Rick Ormsby as Mr. Ormsby represented Jay in the sale of his family’s Taco Bell restaurants in 2015.

Mr. Rutherford holds a BA from the University of Kentucky.