From the Corner OfficeBuilding sustainable restaurants with Ed Chiles

From the Corner Office Episode 12

The Business Observer spoke with Ed Chiles. Ed’s company owns and operates three popular Manatee County waterfront restaurants: Beach House, Mar Vista and Sandbar.

Together, we discuss how Ed and his team built the waterfront restaurant company over 45 years, working for a purpose larger than yourself, and the leadership lessons Ed learned from his father, the late Florida Gov. Lawton Chiles.

3 Takeaways:

  1. (12:45) Especially now, you want to be about something that addresses a greater challenge.
  2. (14:30) Your culture is how you get people to self-police.
  3. (15:10) Every business tells a story.

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Length: 29:31 Guest: Ed Chiles

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