Vanessa K. Bush

Vanessa Bush is a former executive editor at <i>Essence. </i>
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Raising the Salad Bar

The salad bar–buffet concept is ripe for innovation. That’s the word from the experts who’ve seen the salad bar–buffet evolve from an idea that “was once considered to be something that took away from a restaurant’s cachet to one that has tremendous opportunity,” says Samuel Borgese, president and CEO of CB Holding Corp., the parent company of Charlie Brown’s Steakhouse, Bugaboo Creek Steakhouse, and The Office Beer Bar & Grill.