Bud Najjar

Director of Operations
Bud is a Turnaround Specialist and Business Development Strategist experienced multi-unit Operations Director with more than twenty five years in the restaurant industry, private clubs and hotels.

Bud works with an emphasis on motivating and developing people and leading through strong fundamentals, education, and community involvement. Bud's approach balances everything from developing team optimizing communications, leveraging teams and relationships, implementing innovation and measurement tools that optimize a guest’s experience.


He has a proven track record along the full spectrum of concept development from creation, launch, growth and reinvention. He sees through the daily data and achieves increased top line sales and bottom line profits, all while championing the standards, principles & brands they serve.