Finalist

David Cohn

Owner

Cohn Restaurant Group

2014 was a busy year for the Cohn Restaurant Group. Co-owners David and Lesley Cohn were able to launch two new restaurants -- one outside of San Diego County -- completely revamp existing ones and break ground on an ambitious new venture in Harbor Island.

“We had a great 2014,” David Cohn said. “We saw an uptick in the economy which led to more people dining out. We saw attendance and guest spending go up across the board.”

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Founders, Cohn Restaurant Group

2014 was a busy year for the Cohn Restaurant Group. Co-owners David and Lesley Cohn were able to launch two new restaurants -- one outside of San Diego County -- completely revamp existing ones and break ground on an ambitious new venture in Harbor Island.

Restaurateur serves up success through passion, culinary arts, business savvy

In the mid 1980s, David Cohn, a child of the flower power, anti-corporate generation, set out to create a family of restaurants, each with its own distinct personality. That singular goal has produced local eateries as diverse as Corvette Diner, Gaslamp Strip Club, The Prado and Blue Point.

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