Atlanta Small Business Profile – Josh Zimmer, Jersey Mike’s Subs

On this week’s episode of the Atlanta Small Business Profile, our host Ted Jenkin sits down with Josh Zimmer, COO of Two Bucks, Inc. which owns nine Jersey Mike’s Subs locations. Originally, Josh wanted to start his career in the restaurant industry by opening up a fast-casual concept of his own creation. Unfortunately, nine to ten years ago, the economy wasn’t very strong and Josh could not come up with all the means to make that concept a reality. This forced him to explore other opportunities, like franchised businesses. That’s when he found the owners of Two Bucks, Inc. Two Bucks already had four Jersey Mike’s franchise locations up and running, but they needed someone to come aboard and help them manage operations and grow their stores. Josh knew he would be a good fit for the business given his 15 years of hospitality experience and 10 years of corporate marketing experience. He had the drive to go in this ...

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What Not To Eat In Your Car

The exciting part of writing my own blog is that I get to comment on a few silly topics from time to time. Most of these come from observations I have just watching people through the daily trials and tribulations of life. Having been in and around salespeople the past 21 years, I have witnessed many a salesperson trying to fit in a lunch or dinner while driving on the road hustling to make it to their next appointment. Sometimes at the end of the week, you can ascertain pretty quickly where you stopped to eat by checking out the stains on your clothes as you bag them for the dry cleaner. As most of you know, dry cleaning bills can add up pretty quickly between the shirts and suits you drop them off for cleaning every week. Before I give you my list of what not to eat in your car, let’s set some ground rules. If you are ...

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