Ontario Restaurant News 2016 Restaurateur of the Year

January 17, 2017

ORN 2016 Restaurauteur of the Year

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 bob at winery

Restaurateur of the Year: Bob Desautels, The Neighbourhood Group of Companies 

By Bill Tremblay

When Bob Desautels voluntarily paid a premium for local electricity generated by windmills, his hospitality industry peers thought he was “crazy,” the Guelph-based restaurateur admits. 

However, ensuring The Neighbourhood Group of restaurants operates in an environmentally friendly manner, with local products in mind, has propelled the company to generate more than $9 million in sales annually at its four properties. 


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