Season 7. Ep.8: Have it All...But Not All at the Same Time | Claire Risoli, Restaurant Owner of Pocha LA
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- Claire Risoli is a bilingual, bicultural, native Angelina. Her mother is from Sonora, Mexico and her father, of Eastern European descent from Brooklyn, NY. Claire grew up in the entertainment business, she was a signed recording artist with MCA Records at 19 years old and has appeared in many national commercials, TV shows and films in both English & Spanish. In her adult years, she was a freelance producer in Latino Marketing when she discovered an opportunity with a health & wellness, network marketing company called, Arbonne International. For the last 12 years she climbed up the ranks to the top 1% and parlayed her success to pursue yet ANOTHER dream. Claire is a serial entrepreneur. Although the timing was not ideal, her entrepreneurial spirit led her to boldly open the doors of her own Modern Mexicana restaurant brand called, Pocha LA in Highland Park, CA on April 10th, 2020. She loves cooking with her 13 year old son, Rocco who you also might see at the restaurant working alongside her and answering phones.
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