The “Celebrating Our People” series is aimed at highlighting the many talented employees that make up Proof of the Pudding’s teams across the southeast. We hope you enjoy learning more about our hospitality and culinary POPstars!
General Manager, CulinAero at The Georgia International Convention Center
POP: Hi Lawrence – were thrilled to connect and to learn a little more about you today! First question, what is the one piece of advice you would share with others at the beginning of their hospitality/catering career?
LAWRENCE: Take your craft serious and learn as much as you can from your co-workers and leadership team.
POP: What values would you say have shaped your life?
LAWRENCE: My faith and love for the lord. My mother and father’s “can do” attitude. And the love of my family that has taught me valuable and important lessons in life.
POP: What was your favorite meal as a kid growing up?
LAWRENCE: Mac & Cheese.
POP: What is your favorite song lyric or inspirational quote?
LAWRENCE: “Be so good they can’t ignore you.” – Steve Martin
POP: What is something that people would be surprised to learn about you?
LAWRENCE: I am a father of 3 kids, and 8 grandkids. And I’ve been in the hospitality industry for over 30 yrs!