15 May LOCAL BUSINESS PROFILE – MEET LOCAL BUSINESS OWNER JASON FAINT
What is your business?
J: I am a restaurateur based in Boyne Island/Tannum Sands and Gladstone.”
How long have you been in business for?
J: I have owned RockSalt for over 10 years now
What products and or services does your business supply?
J: We supply homemade fresh food and organic coffee. We really pride ourselves on being locally owned.
What is the best thing about being in business in Gladstone?
J: It is a pleasure to own a business in a local area like this, because it is still small enough to know most of the people and have a relationship with our customers. Everyone really helps each other out.
What would you say to someone considering launching their own business?
J Find your passion and follow it. Is the juice worth the squeeze?
What is the highlight of your time as a business owner?
J: There are constantly highlights. Each year we have a fresh new vibrant take on how the restaurant is going to operate. As it is my own business, I can change with the times quite easily. I love that food is never locked into one thing you can do what you want with it.
Tell us one thing people don’t know about you or your business?
J: I cooked for the Queen when I was living in London