Meet the Alumni

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Mel Davis

Houston, TX

Industry
Restaurant
Year founded
2001
Business
the breakfast klub
Partner College
Houston Community College
" Everything in the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program was new to me... becoming bankable, branding, doing a pitch. We had ideas and vision, but now we know how to execute on them. "

Business Overview

Mel is co-owner of the breakfast klub, a popular Houston restaurant serving signature breakfast and lunch dishes like “Katfish and Grits” and “Wings & Waffles.”

Challenges

Mel applied to the program to unlock the restaurant’s “wealth of potential” and growth and to create employment opportunities in the local community.

Results

Mel developed and is implementing a plan to sell the breakfast klub’s waffle mix and fried chicken coating both online and in stores.
 

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