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Joseph Verzilli / Lockeland Leatherworks

ON THE MENU: A CONVERSATION WITH JOSEPH VERZILLI

Whether it’s his impressive beard, vintage Stetson, eclectic mix of turquoise + silver rings, or magnetic creative energy, Joseph Verzilli of Lockeland Leatherworks is easy to pick out of a crowd. The local maker is the mechanical genius behind Tavern at Bobby’s impressive leather menu covers, making each by hand in his studio just northeast of the city.

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Natalia Olejnik / Head of Beverage Development

GIRL POWER AT BOBBY HOTEL

A woman as strong as the cocktails she pours, meet Natalia Olejnik. A Chicago native that’s been in Nashville for the last five years, she’s found her creative calling as Head of Beverage Development at Bobby Hotel. Equal parts spirited and driven, Natalia’s leading the bar team with flying ingenuity and inspiration.

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P&S Trailer Services / Airstream Restoration

HOW A VINTAGE AIRSTREAM FOUND NEW HEIGHTS

Based out of a renovated dairy farm in Helena, Ohio, Bobby commissioned P&S Trailer Services to lead the renovation charge and transform a 1966 Caravel into a full-service rooftop bar. Three generations still work in the shop every day, and have been makin’ old things look shiny and new since 1968.

How a Vintage Airstream Found New Heights

Based out of a renovated dairy farm in Helena, Ohio, Bobby commissioned P&S Trailer Services to lead the renovation charge and transform a 1966 Caravel into a full-service rooftop bar. Three generations still work in the shop every day, and have been makin’ old things look shiny and new since 1968.

Girl Power at Bobby Hotel

If you know Bobby, there’s a good chance that you also know Natalia Olejnik. She’s a born-and-bred Chicago native, and she’s leading the beverage development over here at Bobby Hotel. The figurehead of a fierce, female-led bar team, Natalia’s experience in the hospitality industry makes her a spirited force to be reckoned with.

ON THE MENU: A Conversation with Joseph Verzilli

Whether it’s his impressive beard, vintage Stetson, eclectic mix of turquoise + silver rings, or magnetic creative energy, Joseph Verzilli of Lockeland Leatherworks is easy to pick out of a crowd. The local maker is the mechanical genius behind Tavern at Bobby’s impressive leather menu covers, making each by hand in his studio just northeast of the city.

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