The San Francisco District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration selected The American Grilled Cheese Kitchen as San Francisco’s 2015 Emerging Business of the Year.
Both Nate and Heidi lost their corporate jobs in 2009 as a result of the Great Recession. Heidi completed Renaissance’s Business Planning Class in 2009. They received SBA services through Renaissance’s San Francisco Women’s Business Center and are now mentoring aspiring entrepreneurs and helping other business owners with their own business financials.
Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is a Bay Area non-profit small business organization providing training and support services to help socially and economically diverse women and men start and grow their own thriving businesses.
Nate Pollak and Heidi Gibson opened the first American Grilled Cheese Kitchen in May of 2010. They now operate two very successful locations with 30 employees in San Francisco. Their stores offer made-from-... Read More