Sapporo Scottsdale Names Mike McBrien General Manager

Sapporo Scottsdale, Scottsdale’s premiere Pacific Rim and sushi restaurant, has named restaurant veteran Mike McBrien its general manager, where he will be responsible for all restaurant and human resources functions as well as oversight of in-house events and promotions, community relations, strategic partnerships and marketing/public relations.

McBrien’s previous experience includes more than a decade serving as general manager of Arizona’s Yard House locations in Scottsdale, Phoenix and Glendale, respectively, as well as several years serving in the same role with Planet Hollywood in Lake Tahoe and various Hard Rock Cafés throughout the East Coast.  He earned his degree from Michigan State University and also served our country as a member of the U.S. Navy.

An active member of the community, McBrien is involved with the Phoenix Children’s Hospital and Make-A-Wish Foundation. He lives in Cave Creek with his wife.

About Sapporo Scottsdale

Sapporo Scottsdale is located at 14344 N. Scottsdale Road just north of Thunderbird. The restaurant opens at 11 a.m. on weekdays and at 3 p.m. on weekends. Lunch specials are served Monday through Friday until 3 p.m. Daily happy hour is from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. with reverse happy hour Thursday through Saturday from 10 p.m. until close. For more information, please visit  

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at Oct 30, 2014

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