With the novel coronavirus pandemic paralyzing the restaurant industry, James Beard award-winning restaurateur Linton Hopkins has temporarily closed his businesses and laid off 325 employees.

“Gina and I built five tiers of [how to handle] this progressing and jumped to Tier 5 in four days,” Hopkins told Atlanta Business Chronicle.

Linton and Gina Hopkins own their eponymous Hopkins & Co. restaurant group. The company operates Holeman and Finch Public House, Holeman and Finch Bottle Shop, four…

Atlanta Business Journal
Holeman & Finch restaurant group lays off 325 amid coronavirus closures