As the CEO of EatGatherLove Kitchen Remodeling, Anthony Bortz brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the franchise system. His visionary leadership has propelled the company's growth and reputation, while his deep understanding of customer needs has resulted in exceptional kitchen renovation solutions. Bortz's keen eye for design and commitment to excellence ensures that each project reflects both functionality and aesthetics. He fosters a collaborative work environment that encourages creativity and inspires his team to deliver outstanding results. With a focus on training, support, and quality control, Bortz ensures that franchisees receive the necessary tools to succeed and maintain high standards across all locations. Constantly seeking innovation, he keeps EatGatherLove Kitchen Remodeling at the forefront of the industry, consistently providing customers with exceptional experiences and franchisees with profitable business opportunities.
Anthony Bortz has been a successive entrepreneur since the age of 21. He was a franchisee of multiple one hour Photo businesses for close on 28 years with multiple other businesses during that period. Anthony has owned clothing companies, a pizza restaurant, picture framing business and a toilet paper factory.
Anthony immigrated to the USA from South Africa with his wife and three children in 1999. He purchased a commercial and residential glass company, Discount Glass & Mirror, and a custom picture framing business, Art & Framing Solutions, successfully growing these over the past 20 years. His business ownership portfolio also includes a wood shop that specializes in Historical restoration of wood windows and doors, Alpine Windowerks. Anthony has been involved with EGL since its inception in the USA as an investor and a franchisee for the first Franchise in San Diego.