ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (July 26, 2017)—2BHospitality, a restaurant management company, announced the promotion of Thomas Sanborn to President. Sanborn previously served as Director of Operations.
2BH owns and operates Stillwaters Tavern and BellaBrava, both located on Beach Drive in downtown St. Petersburg.
“Sanborn is a proven leader and has a dynamic energy,” said 2BH Co-owner Robert Sanderson. “His expertise will further support our long-term goals.”
“I’m honored and excited to continue to lead the 2BH team,” added Sanborn. “We’re cooking up some innovative ideas and I’m eager to see them take off.”
In this newly created role, Sanborn will continue to lead restaurant operations, including strategic growth, franchising and brand positioning for both restaurants.
“Sanborn has played a pivotal part in our vision,” said Co-owner Dyce Craig. “He’s helped build our restaurant concepts and create a solid following.”
Sanborn has over 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry. Prior to working with 2BH, he was an Operating Partner for Stonewood Grill and Tavern.
Sanderson and Craig formed 2BHospitality in 2006.
BellaBrava serves casual Italian and is one of the most successful restaurants downtown. Stillwaters Tavern opened in 2015 and offers fresh farm to table options, signature cocktails and beer.