Restaurant Unstoppable with Eric Cacciatore

Greg Provance is the owner of GP Hospitality Partners LLC,. GP Hospitality Partners LLC is a full-service restaurant hospitality consulting firm. In addition to being a consulting partner of Everbowl, Southern Californias Fastest growing fast-casual chain, Greg owns serval restaurants in the San Diego area and serves as a principal consultant and advisor for restaurants across the country. His career began as a professional actor, where he landed numerous roles fro film and television including Dawson's Creek, Homicide Life on the Streets, Charmed, Days of Our Lives, Fox Family, Showtime, and various independent films, as well as hosting a Emmy winning series for NASA an PBS. He now employs the skills he learned in entertainment to drive his passion for hospitality and personal and business development.

Check out episode 895 with Roger Beaudoin as mentioned in today's episode.

Check out episode 722 with Jeff Fenster as mentioned in today's episode.

Check out episode 437 with David Scott Peters as mentioned in today's episode.

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Show notes…

Calls to ACTION!!!

Favorite success quote or mantra:

  • "People won't remember what you said or what you did, but how you made them feel."

In this episode with Greg Provance we will discuss:

  • Exploring other vocations before landing on hospitality
  • Working in the entertainment industry
  • Substance abuse in the restaurant industry
  • Honing your skills at an established, successfully hospitality group
  • Creating a niche for yourself
  • Training
  • Inventory
  • Recipe costing
  • Labor cost
  • Social media marketing
  • Recovering guests
  • Promotions that actually drive sales

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