At J-O's Family Catering, you will experience excellent world cuisine dishes. We provide full service food and beverage catering, and food drop offs, for all occasions big and small. We perform banquets, weddings, special events, bridal showers, baby showers, graduations, proms, cocktail parties, corporate parties, birthdays, back yard BBQ's, music events and private events. Our goal is to create treasured memories and make sure your experience at J-O's Family Catering is one you will never forget.
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(All Menu items can be negotiated for change)
Creating an innovative experience that offers satisfaction and enjoyment through our hospitality, special services, and cuisine...read more
J-O's WingZ & ThangZ will be a new medium-sized, fast-food and casual dining restaurant, located in Philadelphia, PA. J-O's WingZ & ThangZ' emphasis will be on serving the best chicken and sauces from all over the world, shared with sides and sandwiches crafted using a creative twist on ethnic favorites...read more
Jo-Van Rogers, also known as "J-O," was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA. He is a 2014 graduate of The Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College (TRS), where he studied Restaurant Management. He currently serves as C.E.O. of J-O's Family Catering, and is a recipient of Common Table's 2014 Fellowship Program, where he will be testing his restaurant concept, J-O's WingZ and ThangZ, some time in 2015.
At J-O's Family Catering, his responsibilities include recruiting and meeting with clients, writing and developing all banquet event orders, oversee and train all staff, direct all marketing strategies, and develop food/beverage menus.
On top of his culinary and restuarant aspirations, J-O has experience working in the music industry for almost his entire life. Most notably, he was the founder and lead MC of GrindCity Philly, a rock, hip-hop, soul, and funk band established in 2003. J-O is also a lover of the blues, and can play a mean harp.
J-O has strong personal, communication, creative, organizational, and leadership skills, and has a robust background in the entertainment and food industry. Utlimately, he would like to combine both his culinary and musicial skills to create different events that the masses will love. Be on the lookout in 2015 for his multiple projects coming to Philadelphia.