“I grew up with this,” said Randy’s Booth CEO Bert Kissoondath. His father, Randy, founded the custom furniture shop. The late Randy Kissoondath, a dirt-poor immigrant from Trinidad and Tobago, began his entrepreneurial journey in the 1970s as a dishwasher at Nye’s restaurant on the edge of Northeast. He was in his 20s. Bright, energetic … continue reading » "“Restaurant furniture maker Randy’s Booth Co. finds second-generation success” – Star Tribune"
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has named Randy’s Booth Co. the Minnesota 2018 Family-Owned Business of the Year. Owner Bert Kissoondath will be honored Friday at the annual awards luncheon of the Minnesota office of the SBA. Bert Kissoondath’s father, Randy, started the company in late 1970’s as builder of custom-made booths. He left … continue reading » "“Crystal manufacturer named Minnesota SBA family-business of 2018” – Star Tribune"
Even if you haven’t heard of Randy’s Booth Company in Crystal, you’ve probably sat on their products. It’s a business that’s made a niche for itself with custom-made furnishings for restaurants, hotels, and casinos across the country.