South Sound Connection (SSC) goes LIVE every Tuesday at 9am PST on Facebook, LinkedIn, and The DYOJO YouTube. This week we will be speaking with Tacoma Comedy Club, which due to the pandemic orders has had to rebrand to Tacoma Burger Company and has also added Grit City Breakfast.
Following the SSC LIVE show, the first 40 people to visit Grit City Breakfast, located within what we all know as Tacoma Comedy Club, and to mention "South Sound Connection" will receive a FREE breakfast burrito.
Like many local businesses, it was one thing to survive the first round of shutdowns. The second announcement that live entertainment venues would be closed throughout the state was crippling for the local fixture following their final shows of 2020 with comedian Pauly Shore. Owner Adam Norwest was interviewed in July and commented in The News Tribune, “On Wednesday we were a business, and on Thursday, we became criminals with one statement."
South Sound Connection (SSC) LIVE was created as a partnership between The DYOJO Podcast and All American Restoration Services (AARES) to highlight local entrepreneurs, businesses, and community efforts. So far the duo has released three live video events including:
Facing reality, Adam and his team decided to pivot their business and expand the services of their existing kitchen. In August, Tacoma Comedy Club became Tacoma Burger Company. The News Tribune noted, "The club has a full kitchen and regularly serves a small, rotating menu of burgers, sandwiches and desserts. Previous patrons will recognize a few favorites at Tacoma Burger Company, such as the peanut butter bacon cheeseburger and the Bleu Buffalo salad with grilled, not fried, chicken."
Watch South Sound Connection (SSC) LIVE and then get your butt over to Grit City Breakfast, aka Tacoma Burger Company, aka Tacoma Comedy Club. The first 40 people to mention "South Sound Connection" will receive a FREE breakfast burrito sponsored in partnership with:
Jon Isaacson, The Intentional Restorer, is a 19 year veteran of the property restoration industry and a business coach through his organization The DYOJO.