The Small Business Safari

80: Navigating the Restaurant World with Barry Lennon: From Dishwasher to Maitre D at Atlanta’s Top Steakhouses

On this episode of the Small Business Safari we welcome Barry Lennon, the renowned restaurant entrepreneur of Atlanta. With a background in advertising, Barry got a taste of the restaurant industry by working nights at Chops, one of the city's top steakhouses. Through years of hard work and dedication, he earned the opportunity to become the owner of J. Christopher's. Discover how Barry masterfully creates a memorable customer experience and learn how you can elevate your own home services business. Don't miss this insightful conversation with one of Atlanta's top business leaders! Did you know our amazing voices can go beyond just the microphone? Yes, we have video! Subscribe to our YouTube channel here!


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(03:18) – Barry’s Bio

(07:40) – Excelling in Restaurant Customer Experience: Treating All Customers Like Regulars

(17:10) – Continuously Pursuing Success in the Restaurant Industry

(28:00) – Achieving Work Life Balance


Previous guests on The Small Business Safari include Amy Lyle, Ben Alexander, Joseph Sission, Jonathan Ellis, Brad Dell, Chris Hanks, C.T. Emerson, Chad Brown, Tracy Moore, Wayne Sherger, David Raymond, Paul Redman, Gabby Meteor, Ryan Dement, Barbara Heil Sonneck, Bryan John, Tom Defore, Rusty Clifton, Duane Johns, Beth Miller, Jason Sleeman, Andy Suggs, Chris Michel, Jon Ostenson, Tommy Breedlove, Rocky Lalvani, Amanda Griffey, Spencer Powell, Joe Perrone, David Lupberger, Duane C. Barney, Dave Moerman, Jim Ryerson, Al Mishkoff, Scott Specker, Mike Claudio and more!


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