Editor's note: This story was part of TheStreet's 10-part Top Business Leaders of Tomorrow series.OAKVILLE, Ont. ( TheStreet) -- Arcade Fire is the baddest band in the land, Justin Bieber has entranced America's teen girls and Tim Hortons ( THI) is the second-fastest-growing restaurant chain in America. More Top Leaders: US Cellular's Mary Dillon>> Tim Hortons' David Clanachan can take credit for only one portion of this Canadian incursion, but his company's growth in the U.S. is almost Bieberian in its intensity and efficiency. Clanachan was named Tim Hortons' chief operations officer, U.S. and international, in May 2008. By last year, food-industry analyst firm Technomic named Tim Hortons and its now 600 U.S. doughnuts-and-more locations the second-fastest-growing chain in the U.S., behind only Washington, D.C.-based East Coast burger empire Five Guys.
|Canadian chain Tim Hortons has 600 locations in the U.S. and hasn't stopped growing. It plans to add another 300 in the next three years.|