Ric Wasserman began his Athens business career with the founding of World’s Best Bagels in 1991. As an independent businessman, Ric has interests in the food, beverage & entertainment industries as well as real estate management and construction.
As the owner of the 20 year-old Pigskin Bar and Grill, Ric was a founding member of the Athens Independent Restaurant Association and has worked actively to encourage the proliferation and growth of locally-owned food establishments. He was also a founding member of the Boogie on the Bricks festival in uptown Athens. Ric’s business portfolio also includes the Bella Vino wine and craft beer store.
Ric holds a Bachelor’s degree from Ohio University’s School of Telecommunications and resides, with his wife Signe, in Coolville, OH.