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food service specialist

Karen Ingrid Bremer, American food service executive. Recipient 9H7A Food Service Industry Leader award, 1999, State Leadership award National Restaurant Association, since 1998. Treasurer Downtown Atlanta Restaurant Association; member public safety task force Central Atlanta Progress. Member American Business Women's Association (executive vice president), Cobb County Chamber of C.

Background

Bremer, Karen Ingrid was born on January 16, 1959 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Daughter of Horst T. and Ingrid Alice (Simon) Bremer.

Education

Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts, Houston Community College, 1976.

Career

Regional service supervisor JoJo's Restaurants Inc., Irvine, California, 1979-1981, unit manager, 1981-1982. General.mgr. Ginger Jar Restaurants Inc., Orange, 1982-1983. Unit manager W.R. Grace Restaurant Company, Irvine, 1983-1984.

General manager Peasant Restaurants Inc., Atlanta, 1984-1995. Area manager Peasant Restaurants, Inc., 1995-1996, regional manager, 1996-1998, president, 1998—2000. Founder Great Hospitality, LLC, since 2000.

Instructor in time management Peasant Restaurants Management, Atlanta, 1988. Speaker Cobb County School Board, Marietta, 1989. Manager City of Atlanta Branch for Democratic Conference, 1988.

President food service 9HTA, board directors ACVB, Team 9A, 9HTA, National Restaurant Association, since 2002, Rewards Network Inc., since 2007.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor, author: Opening Manual, 1980, Management Training Manual, 1985.

Membership

Treasurer Downtown Atlanta Restaurant Association. Member public safety task force Central Atlanta Progress. Member American Business Women's Association (executive vice president), Cobb County Chamber of C.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: traveling, cooking, water sports.

Connections

Married Thomas Pattison, July 21, 1981 (divorced March 1989).

father:
Horst T. Bremer

mother:
Ingrid Alice (Simon) Bremer

spouse:
Thomas Pattison