"I have worked in a CFO capacity with Cliff for many years and admire his management style - no nonsense, upbeat, and highly detailed.".....Ed Williams, CPA, E.A. Williams & Company, INC
WHAT MAKES US SO DIFFERENT?
We will gather, review and analyze your information and respond with our recommendations. Our professional team will engage with your management and leaders and will listen, prepare, and recommend the best options. We will present the information to you, along with our recommended guidance to correct any inefficiencies.
Many people have the desire to want to start a business, or who already have a business, and simply just need that little advice to help them move forward. Others are stuck in a rut trying to move forward and grow but do not know how. From taking on a small part in helping you, to a major role in getting your concept off of the ground, we can help. A thirty minute visit with your company can change you for the better and be the best investment that you have made.
Hospitality, Restaurant & Business Professional - Founder & President of Hungry Hospitality
Hungry Hospitality: Founder
Planning for Profit: Author
Sixty things: Author
Noble Fin Restaurant
Co-Founded - 2004-2020
Kevin Rathbun Steak
Co-Founded - 2006-2020
Co-Founded - 2013-2020
Co-Founded - 2005-2020
Restauranteur of the Year
by Georgia Restaurant Assn.
With forty years of restaurant operations and hotel experience in casual, upscale, catering, and full service restaurant segments, Cliff has built restaurants from the ground up, retro-fitted restaurants, opened Marriott Hotels, owned a coffee house, and since 2004, has co-owned and operated successful independent multi-million dollar restaurants throughout Atlanta. His experience has included operating hotel restaurants, hotel room service areas, independent coffee houses, wholesale bakeries, coffee and wine bars, casual, upscale, and full-service restaurants.
Cliff's prior background includes co-founding and operating Rathbun's Restaurants in Atlanta, which included Rathbun's, Kevin Rathbun Steak, Krog Bar, and KR SteakBar.
Most recently, Cliff also owned Noble Fin restaurant in Gwinnett County. Each of these restaurants have been recognized as some of the best in the state or county as well as best in the United States.
His prior experience with management included working with the Buckhead Life Restaurant Group along with earlier hotel experience with Marriott Hotels throughout Southern California. Cliff's additional background within commercial, residential, and vacation rental real estate investments allows him first hand knowledge in key areas of banking, loans, finance, development, real estate opportunities, leasing, and overall know how which can assist in all levels of restaurant, real estate or business operations.
Cliff is a board member of the Southwest Chamber of Commerce and has been an invited speaker for the Gwinnett Rotary and the Peachtree Corners Chamber of Commerce. He is the founder of Peachtree Corners Restaurant Week and the co-founder of Inman Park Restaurant Week.
His passion for the business shows through. Passionate and driven to succeed, Cliff can assist your challenge in a professional manner.
If you are looking to resolve a small problem, looking for a one hour assessment, looking to startup a new restaurant, new to the market, or simply need help with your business, Cliff and his team can help you.