Josh Kopel | Award Winning Restaurant Consultant

Ahmet Erkaya

Restaurant Consulting: Erkaya & Koutsioukis Challenge Industry Norms

What do I preach on this show? Business fundamentals and proven tactics, tools, and strategies that provide repeatable results. Today, we throw all of that out the window. Meet Ahmet and Anastasia of Mandolin. This married couple listened to their gut and shot from the hip and, over the last 13 years, created an iconic brand so powerful it’s become bicoastal. We’re discussing how to build a community, a business, and a marriage out of love of culture and each other.

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