This week’s selection as the Cambro FoodService Business of the Week is Gordon’s Backyard BBQ & Catering from Fernley, Nevada. Seems like there’s a lot of great BBQ business in Nevada.
Owner and Pitmaster, Gordon Hodapp, says inspiration to get into the foodservice business came from his mom and grandmother who were both great cooks.
“From an early age I loved to see the smiles on friends and families faces when I would cook up BBQ. It is the reason I love my job!”
Best part of your job?
“The coolest part of my job is making any event a success. Food is usually the most important part of an event and it a great feeling when it all comes together.”
Biggest hurdle he’s overcome?
“Overcoming the hurdles of not having enough capital to get over the bumps along the way. It is really tough but can be done. I am living proof of that!’
What Cambro products does Gordon trust in his operation?
“Where to start. Cambro product are an invaluable part of the success of my business. From Camcarriers & Camtainers to various pans and containers. Cambro products not only do the job but make it look professional.”
As the featured foodservice business of the week, Gordon will receive a storage container gift pack and be entered into the monthly $500 in Cambro products contest.
Links for Gordon’s Backyard BBQ & Catering: