Bolay, a rapidly growing restaurant concept that has made a splash across Florida, has named Colleen Brady operating partner for its new Miami Lakes location, which is set to open on September 13. Colleen is s natural leader with a knack for mentorship and teach-ing. In her new role, she plans to further the brands powerful run as the leading fast-casual dining spot for people who love premium whole foods prepared quickly and deliciously.
The opportunity to work for Bolay was intuitive - and familial - her brother Justin Brady was Bolay’s first ever Operating Partner. “What can I say? The Bolay Way is a magical thing,” says Brady who began with the company in 2016. “I am so excited to be named Operating Partner of our newest location in Miami Lakes. The Miami area really appreciates a fine din-ing experience, and as someone who grew up here, it is great to be able to offer them a bol that is served fast, designed by chefs, and absolutely delicious.”
Brady is a Florida native who quickly found her niche within the hospitality industry. Early in her career she was recognized for her ability to connect and be great teacher. “Colleen em-bodies everything we value at Bolay. She has great energy and is genuinely committed to mentoring young people and leading a healthy lifestyle,” says Chris Gannon, Bolay CEO. “That quality is integral to who we are as a company and what our vision is. Bolay is a restau-rant, but more than that, we believe in making every community we come into better. With Colleen, we know we’re doing that for Miami Lakes.”
Bolay pursued an aggressive expansion plan throughout 2018 that has continued throughout 2019, with stores opened from North Florida to Miami-Dade. “Fresh and bold is the Bolay way,” says Brady about the company’s growth. “Everything about us centers around a pas-sion for living. It’s true about our service, our activities outside of work, and the company as a whole. It’s a great thing to be a part of and to see it grow.”
Bolay Miami Lakes is set to open on September 13 at 15141 NW 67th Ave, Miami Lakes, FL 33014 and will be open seven days a week – 11am-9:30pm Monday-Saturday and 11am-9pm on Sundays. Grand opening plans will be revealed as the opening date approaches.