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Wednesday, March 13 • 11:35am - 12:20pm
Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises: Entrepreneurs Make their Passions Reality FULL
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“Lettuce Entertain You started because of ideas. We are a band of entrepreneurs that do something under one umbrella and it’s our culture of caring that bonds us. Caring about the food, service, our people and our guests.” – Rich Melman, Founder of Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises
Come meet and hear from some of the Lettuce Entertain You team and learn all about restaurants, and being an entrepreneur! Lettuce Entertain You is an independent, family-owned restaurant group based in Chicago that owns, manages and licenses more than 130 establishments in Illinois, Arizona, Minnesota, Maryland, Nevada, California, Virginia and Washington D.C. We were founded in June 1971 and thanks to the creativity of our partners, we proudly service guests at more than 60 concepts ranging from fast casual to fine dining, Michelin-starred restaurants.


Kevin Reynolds

Partner, Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises (LEYE)


Bill Nevruz

LEYE Partner and VP of Shaw’s Crab House, Tokio Pub, Oyster, Bah, Seaside’s and Crab Cellar

Rosemary Waldmeier

General Manager of Oyster Bah

Ozzie Ocegueda

LEYE Partner of Lettuce Fly Division

Wednesday March 13, 2019 11:35am - 12:20pm CDT
  Career Exploration