Thu, March 17, 2016
President/CEO, Frank Fat Properties, Fat City Inc., Frank Fat Inc.
Jerry is the youngest son of the late Frank S. Fat and has been involved in the family business since 13 years of age, working in all phases of the restaurant from dishwasher to his current position.
Jerry obtained his Bachelor’s degree in computer science from UC Berkeley and also received a Master’s Degree in Hotel and Restaurant Administration from Cornell University. After graduation from Cal, he returned to Sacramento and began working on building up the family business that started with just Frank Fat’s restaurant which just celebrated its 77th anniversary since opening in 1939. Jerry’s current responsibilities is to oversee all aspects of the entire Fat family businesses which includes restaurants and real estate. The family operates 4 full service restaurants; Frank Fat’s on L st, Fat City in Old Sacramento, and two Fat’s Asia Bistro one located in Roseville and the other in Folsom. The company now has close to 300 employees
Jerry has been married to his wife, Perla, for 39 years and has two daughters. He has been involved with several community boards, organizations & events and is an avid golfer.