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EXECUTIVE FOCUS: GREGORY SKEDROS, MOUNTAIN VIEW PHARMACY AND MANDARIN RESTAURANT

Gregory Skedros:

Mountain View Pharmacy and Mandarin Restaurant both BountifulVITAL STATISTICS

Age: 63

Born: Salt Lake City.

Family: Wife, three sons, two daughters.

Education: Bachelor's degree in pharmacy, University of Utah.

Primary products: Prescription drugs and services at pharmacy, Chinese food at restaurant.

Primary market: Wasatch Front.

Number of employees: Pharmacy, 5; restaurant, 65.

PERSONALITY PROFILE

First "real" job: Drugstore soda fountain clerk.

Management style: "Everything we do, we try to do the best"; constant upgrading at both businesses.

Strategy for success: Good service. A personal touch with customers. Constant research, checking out restaurants in all parts of the country.

Memorable failure: None.

Leisure time and hobbies: Jogging, golf, fishing, hunting.

Favorite movie and book: "Sound of Music," Chinese cookbooks - has a library of over 600, would someday like to cook the one best recipe from each.