Q+A with Elemental Pizza
U Village: Best advice you can give about owning your own business?
Steve: Never stop talking to your employees about what is important to you.
U Village: Best advice you ever received about owning your own business?
Steve: Ha! “Never stop talking to your employees about what is important to you.”
U Village: You’ve owned a couple restaurants in the Village. What makes owning a restaurant here different than in, let’s say, downtown?
Steve: The diversity of people who are there day and night. From babies in strollers, to teenagers to college students to parents and grandparents – it keeps us busy day and night like no other place that we’ve owned restaurants.
U Village: The President decides we have to limit pizza toppings to 3, its a country-wide mandate — what should those toppings be in your opinion?
Steve: That’s impossible to answer.