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Willie Degel, Founder Uncle Jack’s Steakhouses, on Opening Restaurants

Peachtree Corners Life LIVE

Willie Degel is the founder and owner of Uncle Jack’s Steakhouse. Beginning as a neighborhood steakhouse selling black, angus steaks in Queens, he has expanded his restaurant around New York and now has plans to take over the entire east coast. In this episode of Peachtree Corners Life, Rico sits down with Willie to chat about his entry into the restaurant business, how he builds his restaurants into a visual experience, and his plans for the new, Uncle Jack’s Meathouse coming to Peachtree Corners.


24 Aug 2019

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1171: You Are as Good as the Weakest Link with Willie Degel Founder and Owner of Uncle Jacks Steakhouse

The Entrepreneur Way

Willie Degel is a serial entrepreneur, motivational speaker, founder & CEO of Uncle Jack’s and Jack’s Shack restaurants, and host of Restaurant Stakeout on The Food Network. Born on September 1, 1967 in Queens, NY, William Jack Degel demonstrated his entrepreneurial skills early on when he helped with family finances by operating multiple newspaper routes and other service ventures “you have got to make everyone around you better, you have got surround yourself with good passionate people - hungry, eager, trustworthy. You have got to build a bond with them, you have got to create a family. They need to know that you are real, that you will go to war for them when they are on your team. You have got to get the most out of them, you have got to inspire them, you have got to pay them well, you have got to make them happy. So building your winning team is everything. Then as an entrepreneur being willing to take risk , willing to be different, willing to fail, having patience to let the brand grow and to get the customers to come in ”…[Listen for More] Click Here for Show Notes To Listen or to Get the Show Notes go to https://wp.me/p6Tf4b-6XA


18 Apr 2019

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February 13th: Willie Degel Joins The Table

BUILD Brunch

Today on BUILD Brunch: Willie Degel Joins The Table


14 Feb 2019

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10/27/17 Guest Willie Degel

Business Hour with Ron Comacho

Having a successful restaurant operation often takes more than a good menu, a good chef and staff and a good location. Having multiple locations in places as diverse as New York City and Duluth, Georgia is a juggling act. Join Ron Comacho, host of Join Ron when he talks to Willie Degel of Uncle Jack’s Meathouse and restaurateur extraordinaire about what it takes to succeed in this highly competitive industry and two completely different markets.


2 Nov 2017

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Taking on the World: A Conversation with Willie Degel

Running Restaurants

Jaime Oikle from RunningRestaurants.com interviews restaurateur Willie Degel of Uncle Jack's Steakhouse.


28 Nov 2016

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#13 - Angry Jason Bateman, Airport Cavity Searches & Willie Degel

The Jay And Tony Show Show

Tony prompts Jason Bateman to attack him, Jay's carry-on containing little white powder filled baggies causes a stir and Willie Degel calls in to talk about making reality TV Reality television, comedy, entertainment, showbusiness, adult themes, behind the scenes, funny


12 Dec 2014

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GCT-007: Star of the Hit TV Series Restaurant Stakeout Talks about Success, Mindset and Hard Work with Willie Degel

Jimmy Harding presents Game Changer Talks

Tune in as Willie Degel shares his inspiring story of hard work and passion and how both have allowed him to achieve great things in life and business. Willie also shares his mindset, personal philosophy, passions and much more. Don’t miss Willie’s awesome business advice for those who need to get un-stuck in their business and take it to another level! Get the full show notes here: http://bit.ly/1pdzoKt


10 Jun 2014