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Author Portillo, Dick, author.

Title Out of the Dog House : turning a $1,100 investment into a billion-dollar profit / Dick Portillo with Don Yaeger.

Publication Info. Chicago, Illinois : Triumph Books, LLC, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Non-Fiction    647.9577 POR    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Description 253 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plate : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Contents Humble beginnings -- Family struggles -- Life in the marines -- Moving back to Chicago -- A mother-in-law's approval -- Time to expand -- Building an organization -- Sacrifice -- What I learned from failure -- The roaring 80s and 90s -- California dreaming -- The importance of competition -- Hello, Arizona -- The pillars of success -- Gift or curse? -- Only in America -- The decision to sell.
Subject Portillo, Dick.
Portillo's Restaurant Group, Inc.
Fast food restaurants -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History.
Chain restaurants -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History.
Restaurateurs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Biography.
Added Author Yaeger, Don, author.
ISBN 9781629376752 (hardcover)
1629376752 (hardcover)

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