Blue Sushi Sake Grill, a modern sushi concept by Flagship Restaurant Group, will open its first Lexington location this August at The Summit at Fritz Farm. Bluegrass Area Development District is assisting with the Lexington launch. Ethan Linville, Business Services Manager for the Bluegrass Area Development District, worked with Chad Pinkstaff, General Manager of Blue Lexington, to utilize BGADD space for conducting job interviews from June 13 to July 1.

Chad Pinkstaff, General Manager, Mark Kantaras, Operations Manager

“The Summit at Fritz Farm is bringing a whole new level of dining to Lexington and we’re excited to be a part of it,” said Chad Pinkstaff, general manager at Blue Sushi Sake Grill Lexington. “The Bluegrass Area Development District has helped make our arrival into the city effortless. We’re excited to bring Blue’s unique sushi offerings and lively atmosphere to Lexington.”

Blue Sushi Sake Grill encourages guests to enjoy their sushi favorites and experience something new with each visit. Pairing high quality ingredients with bold, yet approachable flavors, Blue offers guests a truly dynamic dining experience. The diverse menu includes a selection of maki, sashimi and nigiri along with Asian-inspired atataki (warm) and tsumetai (cool) dishes, salads, desserts and includes gluten-free and vegetarian options. The Summit at Fritz Farm location is scheduled to open early August 2017.

Mr. Linville stated, “It’s been a pleasure coordinating with Flagship Restaurant Group and the general manager of Blue Sushi Sake Grill Lexington, Chad Pinkstaff. We look forward to assisting their needs not just in start-up, but for years to come.”

“I encourage and welcome other area businesses to reach out the Workforce Development Department of the BGADD with their workforce needs,” continued Mr. Linville. Bluegrass Area Development District Workforce Development Services are available for any business throughout the 17-county Bluegrass region whether business is new or existing. Contact Ethan Linville at elinville@bgadd.org or 859-269-8021.