Current Industry Employer
Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises
BS, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1995
Marc Jacobs currently serves as an Executive in Residence
at DePaul's School of Hospitality Leadership. He has
held a successful restaurant and hospitality career with Lettuce Entertain You
Enterprises since 1991. Throughout his career with Lettuce Entertain You
Enterprises, Jacobs has opened various restaurants within the company including Ema, Beatrix, Antico Posto, Di Pescara, Foodease, Foodlife, Mity Nice Bar & Grill and L.
Woods. He currently holds the title as President and Executive Partner of
Antico Posto, Beatrix, Beatrix Market, Ēma, Rotisserie Ēma, Foodease, Foodlife,
L. Woods and Mity Nice Bar & Grill.
As a 1995 alumnus of the
University of Illinois at Chicago, Jacobs brings a wealth of hospitality and
restaurant knowledge and experience to DePaul’s School of Hospitality
Leadership through his engagement and mentorship of students seeking careers in
the restaurant and hospitality industry. He also assists faculty in their
hospitality courses and research initiatives to expand the breadth of knowledge
within hospitality higher education and the restaurant industry.