Catching the "Subway" to Success

Jan 17, 2020

Nearly 40 years ago, our next guest, an Iranian immigrant, brought the Subway brand sandwich business to South Carolina with its first location in the Upstate.  That success gave him the confidence to try bringing his Persian heritage to the local food scene with a new restaurant and 12 years later, it’s still there and growing.

Mike Switzer interviews Ali Saifi, owner of Pomegranate on Main in Greenville, SC and CEO and president of Subway Development Corporation of South Carolina.