Chef Ohio - Director of Operations

Chef Ohio - Director of Operations
Meet Ohio Crawford, the visionary owner of Backyard on Broadway. With a deep passion for hospitality and a talent for creating memorable dining experiences, Ohio has transformed Backyard on Broadway into a beloved local destination. Known for his successful restaurant consulting, Ohio now brings his expertise to his own venture, offering high-quality food in a relaxed, vibrant atmosphere where every visit feels special.

Dre - General Manager

Dre - General Manager
Dre is an Army veteran and communications expert. With nine years at a prestigious country club, she excels in service and dining experiences. Dre's military background enriches her leadership and teamwork, enhancing connections with guests and her team. Her varied experience in event and fine dining management, coupled with a passion for people, ensures unmatched guest service. Her dedication to growth and business improvement sets the stage for an extraordinary dining experience.

Maddox - Restaurant Manager

Maddox - Restaurant Manager
Introducing Maddox, a seasoned professional with two decades in hospitality. After 16 years in kitchen management, Maddox shifted to the front of house, reigniting his passion for extraordinary guest experiences. Maddox's journey spans spirits to flavor profiles, with classical training under industry leaders. He excels at meeting guest needs, creating a welcoming haven for community and friendship.

Joey - Kitchen Manager

Joey - Kitchen Manager
Joey's culinary journey began as a dishwasher in his family's restaurant, but his drive and determination led him to seize every learning opportunity. Cross-training on the line, guided by remarkable mentors, transformed him into an outstanding chef. Backyard On Broadway has catalyzed Joey's professional growth, providing a platform to expand his culinary repertoire and leadership skills. With diverse culinary knowledge, he continually strives to enhance his efficiency.