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Mike Nova, Business Broker: North Bay Restaurant, Retail Specialist


Contact: Mike Nova, Business Broker: North Bay Restaurant, Retail Specialist

Company: Santa Rosa Business And Commercial

Phones: 510-708-6682 Cell , 510-708-6682 Text

I have over 30 years of direct restaurant industry experience, including my personal experience as a restaurant owner. For the last 7 years I have worked as a Broker specializing in this challenging and ever changing field of restaurant and bar sales. Contact me at 510-708-6682 Cell.

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About Mike Nova, Business Broker: North Bay Restaurant, Retail Specialist

I have over 30 years of direct restaurant industry experience, including my personal experience as a restaurant owner. For the last 7 years I have worked as a Broker specializing in this challenging and ever changing field of restaurant and bar sales.

I sold my first venture, a catering company in Los Angeles, at age 23 and have continued to work in the food service industry as a manager, corporate trainer and owner ever since.

My experience includes the management of restaurants, bars and clubs in the Honolulu area where I was involved with every aspect of operations from payroll and staffing to cost analysis and bookkeeping. Based on my Honolulu experience, I had the opportunity to develop the fine dining and bar/cocktail program for Roy Yamagucchi and Roy's Restaurants. This program was later implemented in the Roy's San Francisco location and other Roy's Restaurants.

I bring my extensive and diverse background in the restaurant industry, including my personal experience as a restaurant owner and my intimate knowledge of restaurant sales to buyers and sellers.





 

 

 

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I have over 30 years of direct restaurant industry experience, including my personal experience as a restaurant owner. For the last 7 years I have worked as a Broker specializing in this challenging and ever changing field of restaurant and bar sales. Contact me at 510-708-6682 Cell.
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Compact, efficient and well-equipped takeout and delivery pizza restaurant with inside bar seating, outside dining and exhibition kitchen. The current owner opened in late 2018 and completely remodeled the restaurant with upgrades required by the health department.   Posting #: 265407   Posted by: Ryn Longmaid.
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