As an SBDC Business Advisor since 2012, Kevin Brian McVearry specializes in helping clients with restaurant, bar and nightclub startup, management and operations, as well as business startup, general business issues, management, and sales and marketing.Kevin has spent 17 years opening and operating restaurants, bars, and nightclubs around the country, including the past 11 years in the Los Angeles market. He has opened and operated seven nightclubs and five restaurants, and currently consults for restaurants, bars and nightclubs in operations, management, opening, marketing and profitability controls. He has extensive knowledge in opening and operating new venues, including construction, projections, budgets, profit and loss statements, marketing, public relations, promotions and customer retention. He is also experienced at hiring, training and coaching restaurant, bar and nightclub staffs.“I enjoy meeting with new businesses, operators and owners to share my knowledge and experience to make their business a success,” Kevin says.Kevin has a B.A. in Speech Communication and Business Management from the University of Maryland, College Park.