Jeff & Jenn Podcast

Person of Interest with Jeff Thomas: Bob Lees

Bob Lees is one of the most interesting people you’ll ever meet. Born and raised in the river town of New Richmond, Ohio…he went on to become a successful international businessman – traveling and living all over the globe…rubbing shoulders with American presidents, heads of state, and some of the most powerful business leaders in the world. He witnessed first-hand, the student protests in Tianemen Square…the fall of Russian Leader Mikhail Gorbachev, and the LA race riots. But he says some of the best years of his life, are the most recent ones, after he returned to New Richmond, and bought the Front Street Cafe in 2006. Make no mistake, he still finds the time to advise executives and CEOs of Fortune 500 companies when they call him – that is, when he’s not bussing tables in his restaurant. Bob Lees is a true raconteur. And that’s why he’s THIS week’s Person of Interest