Jeff brings with him extensive experience in both fine dining, sports and entertainment dining and an expertise in food, beverage and hospitality operations, business to business relations, internal culture building and membership loyalty, by building relationships and enriching lives.
A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Jeff graduated from The Ohio State University with a degree in Business Management. Following graduation, Jeff began his life goal of flying helicopters in the United States Army. Following graduation from the U.S. Army Aviation Center, Jeff participated in multiple aerial combat campaigns as an Army Aviator; Operation Just Cause, Operation Desert Shield, Operation Desert Storm, along with other military missions. Jeff was awarded multiple medals for his acts of valor, most notably, two Air Medals, one medal awarded with the Valor Device.
Following his military career, Jeff returned to his hospitality roots in Columbus, Ohio, at The Buckeye Hall of Fame Café and Morton’s The Steakhouse, before moving to the Florida market and working as General Manager of Restaurants for The Miami Heat/American Airlines Arena and the Tavistock Restaurant Collection, in both Fort Lauderdale and Orlando. Jeff is also a proud dad to 2 sons.
Jeff looks forward to meeting each of you and please feel free to contact him anytime.