Member Spotlight by Genghis Grill.
Provide us with a brief summary of your business’ services
Genghis Grill is the nation’s leading fresh bowl concept, renowned for its fresh, hot and healthy food, and its interactive dining experience. At Genghis Grill, guests are in charge, either by creating a bowl filled with exactly what they are craving from over 80+ of the freshest ingredients or letting our Bowl Experts build one for them from over 25 curated recipes. Genghis Grill in Columbus will be opening its doors on June 23, located at 18 East 15th Avenue, adjacent to Ohio State University’s main campus, between High and Pearl Streets.
Tell us about your company’s mission and values
Genghis Grill goal is to help guest create a healthy and interactive dining experience. We do this by placing the guest squarely in control of their menu and food options.
What are the services you use the most (or are looking forward to using) from the Columbus Chamber?
We eagerly anticipate and look forward to leveraging the Columbus Chamber’s services to establish valuable connections with other local businesses, helping to foster mutually beneficial relationships within our community.
How do you stay engaged with trends that you see in your industry?
Our exceptional and creative team of culinary specialists and operators continuously seek out novel and thrilling experiences for our guests. The recently opened Genghis Grill location in Columbus exemplifies this commitment, as we serve as the flagship store for a new service model and exciting dishes. This location is the first of the new prototype – featuring a new, fast-casual ordering model with ordering Kiosks that speed up the experience from order to pickup in a flash – and this location will be the first to pilot many cutting-edge menu items that aren’t available anywhere else.
What is your company culture like?
At Genghis Grill, we foster an environment full of innovation and growth. We strive to cultivate the next generation of leaders by cultivating a remarkable workplace atmosphere. Every employee at Genghis Grill plays a vital role in our success, development, expansion, and drive for innovation. One vital feature of both Genghis Grill and (parent company) Craveworthy Brands is the opportunity we provide – we encourage our top performing GM’s to open their first franchise location, with financial and logistical support from the Craveworthy team. Encouraging ownership from the ground-level is core to the success of our brand and company.
What does it take to be a successful employee at your company?
To thrive at Genghis Grill, three essential traits make an employee successful: diligent work ethic, innovative thinking, and a positive attitude! With these core traits in mind, employees are able to grow and succeed within our company and individually as a professional.
What makes Columbus such a great place to do business?
Columbus is an ideal place to do business because of the fact that it is one of the largest cities in Ohio, making it a great location to reach a wider range of customers. With the thriving economy and population over 900,000 residents, Columbus offers a great opportunity to spread brand awareness and unique menu offerings for guests and residents in the community.