Name: Leon Maes
Tenure: 16 Years
Marital Status: Married
Hobbies: “Yard work, watching movies, and spending time with my wife.”
Bio: When Leon walked through the doors of Silver Fox Steakhouse, he didn’t know that he’d be there for the next 16 years.
“I saw in the newspaper that Silver Fox was hiring for a dishwasher, so I applied and got the job,” he said.
Leon said he started out as a dishwasher and did that for about a year, learning the ins and outs of the restaurant business. In doing so, he learned a lot about Silver Fox specifically, but also a lot about the industry as a whole.
After spending a year in the dish line, Leon was promoted to a cook position; a position he has held for the last 15 years.
In those 15 years, he has developed a relationship with many of his coworkers, including his boss, Chef Bernard.
“We’re pretty tight,” Leon said of his boss. “He’s a really good boss. I love him to death.”
Leon said that his favorite part about working for Silver Fox is seeing everybody laugh and smile, from the customers to his coworkers. He … Read more “Silver Fox Employee Spotlight: Leon Maes”