Jerome is serial entrepreneur who started his 1st company at 22 while obtaining bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and Philosophy. He’d go on to obtain his MBA in Business Admin.
Spending 8 years at the beginning of his career at The Oaks Conference Center allowed him to support a team leading training efforts for staff and clients using the facilities. Jerome would spend the next 8 years as a Regional Manager for Einstein Noah Restaurant Group where he managed Northern California, Washington and Oregon (55 locations). Jerome took their annual catering from $100,000 to over $5,000,000. Jerome would lead Le Boulanger as a Vice President of Sales for 5 years where Catering increased from 1.6 million to 4 million in 5 years.
Currently Jerome operates SmartSelling.Guru where he focused on teaching companies how to support their employees through Business Networking, Sales Process & System Optimization.
Jerome has managed workshops for groups such as the University of Phoenix, Einstein Bros, Noah’s Bagels, Alonti Catering, The Catering Institute and Whole Foods Markets.
Honors, Awards and Key Speaking Engagements
President’s Award Recipient with ENRGI
Catering Institute Guest Speaker- Dallas TX
World Impact Oaks of Righteousness Award Recipient
Executive Mentor for The Young Men’s Leadership Summit
CaterUp 2019 Presenter
2019 Takeout, Delivery and Catering Symposium Speaker
Offpremise Industry Council- Member of the National Rest Association