Shelly Farrar
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  • Woodstock, Georgia
  • United States
  • The Corner Bistro, Towne Lake
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  • Alyson Mar, RD
  • Tony Di Rico
  • John McGrath
  • Amber Thompson
  • Dave
  • Steven Hawkins
  • Al Bhakta
  • Tony
  • Glenn Blalock
  • Jeff McLanahan
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  • Rickie Duane Neal
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Restaurant Owner
The Corner Bistro, Towne Lake
What best describes my company
Family Dining
Buying/Selling a Business, Discovering New Food, Discovering New Wines, Networking, New Locations, Organic Foods
Personal Quote
My motto: Keep Living Each Day to it's Fullest and Never Stop smiling...
Shelly Farrar is the Co-Owner of the Corner Bistro in Towne Lake with her son and partner, Michael. She has over 20 plus years experience in the catering and hospitality industry. She has catered events for Outback Steakhouse, Inc., P.F. Chang’s China Bistro, Rising Roll, Standard Coffee, Black and Decker, Several Area Churches, The East Cobb Senior Center, The Cherokee County Rotary Club and Many Other Large and Small Corporations. She has also worked as a personal chef and private party caterer in Tampa, Florida.
Years in the Industry
25 plus

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At 10:52am on August 5, 2008, Dave said…
Thanks Shelly. Gahanna is a suburb of Columbus.
At 9:09pm on July 24, 2008, Greg Lynn said…
Hi Shelly,
Sorry haven't been on here lately. Yes we do know each other from OB days.
Hope all is well w you. FYI, Debbie is now Pres. of House of Blues. Living in LA.
At 8:25am on July 15, 2008, Ben Edtl said…
Goody. Looking forward to it.
At 10:19pm on July 14, 2008, Ben Edtl said…
Hi Shelly, we should start up a conversation. Guest solutions/communications and training are directly related. Perhaps we could help each other's businesses. Email me at: and let's set a time to talk.
At 2:18pm on July 7, 2008, Mark said…
Shelly, I've talked with the team at A Closer Look in the past when shopping for a supplier. We're working with Bare Int'l at the time and things are going well.

Thanks for reaching out, however.

At 12:32pm on July 7, 2008, Donna Stazzone said…
Hey Shelly...Im in Atlanta also, let me know if you need a photographer. Enjoy the community.:-)
At 9:38am on June 17, 2008, Jay Quader said…
Hi Shelly,

I would like to think you for taking the time to reach out and prepare the report for me. However, I have decided to move forward with another company for shops. I would still like the opportunity to meet you and find out what else your company provides. I look forward to hearing from you and thanks again.

Jay Quander
At 2:14pm on June 16, 2008, Kirsten said…
Shelly - Know what is funny......... I used to use A Closer Look when I worked for Rio Bravo. Dave and Chuck where great pals of mine. I also am great friends with George Petrick. I live in Denver now and work remotly from the Popeyes office. I have no clue who sets up mystery shops. I think we just signed a new contract, but can remember who with.

Here is something even crazier - I worked for Outback too (Field Marketing - 2003 - 2006. Which founder did you work for? I worked for Fulton
At 12:34pm on June 3, 2008, Jay Quader said…
Hey Shelley,
Jay Quander
At 12:16pm on June 3, 2008, Jay Quader said…
Hi Shelly,
I would be your direct contact in regards to shoppers programs and pretty much everything dealing with the restaurant. I am currently in ATL until June 30th. I will be in Annapolis, on-site July 7th. I would love to review what you have. Please reach out. Thanks for your time.

Jay Quander
Managing Partner
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