Founder/CEO - Hearon Designs is a boutique firm providing a unified approach to restaurant and food industry startups. Our process unifies concept creation; market identification;...more branding; location selection; interior design; menu development; staff training; vendor selection; media management and operations oversight into a tightly focused, product consistent with the original vision.
Founder/CEO/Executive Chef: Nice Ventures was a full service restaurant development and operations company instrumental in shaping food trends in the Bay Area and nationally....more Projects included LuLu, LuLu Bis,, Café Marimba, Rose Pistola, Rose’s Café and Black Cat in San Francisco. All-told these San Francisco restaurants garnered a total of 18 stars from the SF Chronicle and generated sales of $23 million annually while employing over 400 people.
Numerous successful startups including food products, hardware, software, restaurants, markets and books.
Launched numerous successful consumer focused companies including restaurants, food products, beverage industry hardware and software, farmers markets, B2B. James Beard Award winning chef, author and inventor.