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MRA Board of Directors

 

Officers

Mansour Ghalibaf, Chairman of the Board



Mansour Ghalibaf
Hotel Northampton, Northampton
Chairman of the Board



Donato Frattaroli, First Vice President




Ristorante Lucia, Boston
First Vice President



Brad Dalbeck, Treasurer





Legendary Restaurant Group, Boston
Treasurer



Paul DeLorenzo, Vice President





Danversport Yacht Club, Danvers
Vice President



John Grady, Assistant Treasurer





99 Restaurants, Woburn
Assistant Treasurer



Patrick Lee, Vice President



Patrick Lee

Horseshoe Grille, No. Reading
Vice President



Jeff Gates, Vice President



Patrick Lee

The Aquitaine Group
Vice President



Peter Sarmanian, Vice President



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Classic Restaurant Concepts (Framingham)
Vice President



Directors

Directors One Year: Term Ending June 2015



John Carlino
Paul Denaro
Alan Marcus
Elaine Gailey
Denise Herrera
Remon Karian
Michael Minichello
Stephen Miller
Erin Romaine
(BP)James Rudolph 
(BP)John Tympanick

Exchange Street Bistro (Malden) 
Tufts University Dining (Medford)
Big Night Entertainment (Boston)
The Devens Grill (Devens)
Burtons Grill (Andover)
Fiorella's (Newton)
Tavern in the Square (Somerville)
Clarke's (Boston)
Romaine's Wood Bar & Grill (Northborough)
Rudolph Friedmann LLP (Boston)
Hospitality Insurance Group (Westborough)



(BP) Business Partner




Directors Two Years: Term Ending June 2016



Michael Conlon
Dan Doherty
Brad Fredericks
John Creedon
Bob Jarvis
Bob McGovern
Christopher Muller
Ed Stewart
(BP) Ed Doyle
(BP)Vincent Maxson

21st Amendment (Boston) 
Kelly's Roastbeef (Saugus)
Fajitas & 'Ritas (Boston)
Creedon & Co. (Worcester)
Quarterdeck Restaurant (Falmouth)
Packard's Restaurant (Northampton)
Boston University (Boston)
The Charlie Horse (West Bridgewater)
RealFood Consulting (Cambridge)
Martignetti (Braintree)



(BP) Busines Partner





Directors Three Years: Term Ending June 2017



Chris Anderson
Bill Brady
Ron Emma
Michael Halpern
Andy Husbands
Patrick Renna
Brad Schiff
Leanne Smith
(BP)Jenny Johnson
(BP) Jim Fisher

Clover Fast Food (Cambridge) 
Sonoma Restaurant (Princeton)
Emma's Pub & Pizza (Bridgewater)
Texas Roadhouse (Holliston)
Tremont 647 (Boston)
BOLOCO (Boston)
Papa Gino's (Dedham)
Howley Bread Group/Panera Bread (Cumberland, RI)
Dining Playbook (Boston)
Triumph Revenue Advisors (Needham)
(BP) Business Partner


MRA Advisory Council

Chairman & Members
Pat Bando  (Chairman)

Advisory Council Members:

Paul Barbato
Olive Chase
Scott Plath
Anthony Valletta
Kathi Turner
(BP) Al DeNapoli
(BP) Sebastian Snow
           
(BP) Business Partner



Boston College (Chestnut Hill)



East Bay Grille (Plymouth)
Casual Gourmet (Centerville)
Cobblestones/Moonstones (Lowell)
Delfrisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse (Boston)
Turner Seafood Grill & Market (Melrose)           
Tarlow, Breed, Hart & Rodgers (Boston)
Ecolab (Norwood)
           

Honorary Board of Directors Life Members

Honorary Life Members

Abe Bashara
Richard Barrett
William Catania
David Celuzza
Peter G. Christie
David Colella
(BP) Manny Costa
Nancy Dini
John Diskes
James Donoghue
Thomas J. Galligan
Frank Guidara        
Thomas Kershaw
J. Michael Larkin
Thomas Larsen
(BP) Peter Marks
Robert Marsden
(BP) Richard Mazzarella
E. Thomas McCabe
Edward Mingolla
Nils Nordberg
Austin O'Connor
Raphael Oliver
(BP) Joseph Piantedosi, Jr.
Joseph Pignato
(BP) Robert Ristaino
(BP) Thomas Russo
John Ryder
Zenny Speronis
Ernie Tremblay
Terry Vince
Larry Wolozin
Bob Wong
William Zammer

(BP) Associate Member


Bishop's Restaurant (Lawrence) - Retired
Barrett Restaurants (North Abington)
Catania Hospitality Group (Hyannis)
Slattery's Restaurant (Fitchburg)
Mass Restaurant Association (Southborough) - Retired
The Colonnade Hotel (Boston)
Costa Fruit & Produce Co. (Boston)
Kansas City Steak House (Boston)
Century House Restaurant (Peabody)
Tweeds Pub (Worcester)
Papa Gino's Holding Corporation (Dedham)
Uno Chicago Grill (W.Roxbury)
Hampshire House (Boston)
Jumbalaya (Danvers)
Pillar House (Newton) - Retired
Paul W. Marks Co. (Boston)
Riverside Restaurant (Middleboro) - Retired
Twinbrook Insurance Brokerage (Braintree)
Tom Foolery's (Westborough) - Retired
Pleasant Valley Country Club (Sutton) - Retired
Nordberg Caterers (Stoneham) - Retired
Briar Group (Boston)
Top of the Hub (Boston)
Piantedosi Baking Company, Inc. (Malden)
Joseph's Winter Street Cafe (Newburyport)
New England Coffee Co. (Malden) - Retired
StepStone Hospitality (Providence, RI)
John Hancock Insurance Foodservice (Boston) - Retired
The Speare House (Lowell) - Retired
Sylvan Street Grille (Peabody)
Sovereign Hotels (Wakefield) - Retired
Mill Falls Restaurant (Newton) - Retired
Kowloon Restaurant (Saugus)
Cape Cod Restaurants (Falmouth)


Past Presidents/Chairpersons

Past Presidents/Chairpersons
2012-2013
2011-2012
2010-2011
2009-2010
2008-2009
2007-2008
2006-2007
2005-2006
2004-2005
2003-2004
2002-2003
2001-2002
2000-2001
1999-2000
1998-1999
1997-1998
1996-1997
1994-1996
1993-1994
1992-1993
1990-1992
1988-1990
1986-1988
1984-1986
1982-1984
1980-1982
1978-1980
1977-1978
1975-1977
1974-1975
1972-1974
1971-1972
1970-1971
1969-1970
1967-1969
1966-1967
1964-1966
1962-1964
1960-1962
1959-1960
1957-1959
1956-1957
1955-1956
1953-1955
1952-1953
1950-1952
1948-1950
1942-1948
1939-1942
1938-1939
1937-1938
1936-1937
1935-1936
1934-1935

(*) Deceased

Pat Bando - Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA
David Colella - Colonnade Hotel, Boston, MA
William Zammer - Cape Cod Restaurants, Falmouth, MA
Frank Guidara - Uno Chicago Grill, West Roxbury, MA
Thomas J. Galligan, III - Papa Gino's Holding Corp., Dedham, MA
Joseph Pignato - Joseph's Winter Street Cafe, Newburyport, MA
Austin O'Connor - The Briar Group, Boston, MA
Robert Wong - Kowloon Restaurant, Saugus, MA
David Celuzza - Slattery's Restaurant, Fitchburg, MA
Thomas J. Russo - TJR Enterprises, Framingham, MA
Raphael Oliver - Top of the Hub Restaurant, Boston, MA
Ernie Tremblay - Sylvan Street Grille, Peabody & Essex, MA
Deborah Seguin - Freestone's City Grill, New Bedford, MA
William Catania - Dan'l Webster/Hearth 'n Kettle Mgmt, Hyannis, MA
James Donoghue - Tweed's, Northborough/Worcester, MA
Lawrence Wolozin - Mill Falls Restaurant, Newton Upper Falls, MA
J. Michael Larkin - Border Cafe, Saugus/Boston, MA
Chick Delano - Delano's, Amherst, MA
Roger S. Berkowitz - Legal Sea Foods, Boston, MA
Thomas A. Kershaw - Hampshire House, Boston, MA
Stuart Thompson - Kowloon, Saugus, MA
E. Thomas McCabe, Jr. - Tom Foolery's, Westborough, MA
Allen R. Maxwell* - daka, Inc., Wakefield, MA
Maurice Hart* - Lantana & Hart Bros. Caterers, Randolph, MA
John H. Koniares* - Kernwood Restaurant, Lynnfield, MA
Stephen E. Elmont* - Creative Gourmets, Ltd., Boston, MA
Ralph M. Lawson* - F & C Enterprises, Lexington, MA
Edward J. Mingolla - Sheraton-Lincoln Inn, Worcester, MA
Robert E. Marsden, Jr. - MSW Enterprises, Middleboro, MA
Wilburn F. Smith* - Parks Restaurants, Concord, MA
Vincent J. Catania* - Hearth 'n Kettle, Falmouth, MA
George Weston - The Bourne Mill, Buzzards Bay, MA
A. William Oleson* - Servend/Seilers, Waltham, MA
John Doucette* - Crotty Brothers, Inc., Boston, MA
Nicholas Sculos* - The Maridor Restaurant, Framingham, MA
Howard Freedman* - The Red Tavern, Methuen, MA
Carl Jensen* - Restaurant & Waldorf Associates, Boston, MA
Roger G. Marshall* - Marshall & Sons, Lexington, MA
Nathan Sharaf* - Sharaf's Restaurant, Boston, MA
Lawrence J. Cross* - Cross' Restaurant, Boston, MA
George Maren* - Dinty Moore's Restaurant, Boston, MA
Frances Buzzell* - First National Bank, Boston, MA
Anthony Athanas* - Anthony's Hawthorne, Lynn, MA
Robert D. Parks* - Parks Restaurants, Concord, MA
Robert H. Hall* - Joppa Grill, E. Bridgewater, MA
Willard J. Slagle* - Slagle's Restaurant, Boston, MA
Paul M. Herbert* - Huntington Catering Corp., Boston, MA
John W. Stokes*
George H. Collins* - Union News Company, Boston, MA
Paul Mack Hale* - Putnam & Thurston's, Worcester, MA
George Kelley* - Sadie Kelley Restaurants, Boston, MA
John Kelley* - Georgian Cafeteria, Cambridge, MA
John Whouley* - Hazen's Lunch, Cambridge, MA
Frank Sharpe* - Walton Lunch Co., Boston, MA

 



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