Restaurant Unstoppable with Eric Cacciatore

Ross Simon is the Owner of Drink Better Cocktails, Little Rituals, and Bitter & Twisted Cocktail Parlour all in Phoenix, AZ. Ross is from Scotland but really found his groove in the bar/cocktail world when he began managing a 3-story bar in London, called The Old Crown. He left that establishment to work and learn at the best bar he could find: LAB BAR in London. He worked there from 199-2005 and then moved to America, establishing himself in Phoenix, and looked to open his own bar. He opened his first location, Bitter & Twisted Cocktail Parlour in 2014 and Little Rituals 5 years later.

Favorite success quote/mantra: "Moving in a direction with intention."

In this episode we will discuss: 

  • Cocktails
  • Wholesale
  • Raising funds
  • Investors
  • Consumers
  • Food cost
  • Awards culture
  • Cancel culture

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