Restaurateur of the Quarter

Mercedes Raffulls and Jasmine Lymon of The Pan Restaurants in Southern California

The Pan is a Gardena based restaurant that was founded in March 2012. The idea for a restaurant specializing in comfort food, made from scratch, came from owners and founders Mercedes Raffulls and Jasmine Lymon. Mercedes was working as a general manager for the Lighting division of General Electric, as well as, an Environmental HealthRead More »Mercedes Raffulls and Jasmine Lymon of The Pan Restaurants in Southern California

Ali Kerachi, Multi-Unit Round Table Pizza Franchisee, Restaurateur of the Quarter

I have had the pleasure of working with Ali since 2003 when I sold him a Round Table Pizza franchise store on Van Ness Avenue in San Francisco and I recently sold for him in 2018 an upscaled hamburger operation called Pattys and Buns in the Montclair District in Oakland. Ali whose father ran aRead More »Ali Kerachi, Multi-Unit Round Table Pizza Franchisee, Restaurateur of the Quarter

William Franzblau, Deb and Jessica Fisher Of Two Seven Eight, CJ’s Lounge and Lincoln House – Restaurateurs of the Quarter

William Franzblau, Deb and Jessica Fisher of  Two Seven Eight, CJ’s Lounge and Lincoln House - Restaurateurs of the Quarter. Bill and his partners Deb and Jessica Fisher form a dynamic team in operating successful food and beverage venues. Bill has a unique background as an attorney, and has over twenty years of experience as in-houseRead More »William Franzblau, Deb and Jessica Fisher Of Two Seven Eight, CJ’s Lounge and Lincoln House – Restaurateurs of the Quarter