Our Mission

Pan Gregorian strives to provide our members with low prices and rebate incentive programs from manufacturers and distributors through negotiated contracts. Pan Gregorian Enterprises is a member-operated group, where all member restaurants share in the benefits provided by these programs.


Chris Skabardonis


Chris knows the challenges that we all face in the restaurant industry, and looks forward to facing those challenges together, that is why he joined Pan Gregorian of Connecticut.

Damon Anastisiou

Board Member

Damon Anastisiou is known for his hard work and integrity. In his early career, Damon was a high achieving sales rep before stepping into the restaurant business.

Nicholas Vlamis

Vice President

As an owner of a Bridgeport landmark for 30+ years Nicholas is a well-rounded forward thinking leader who has groomed his leadership abilities by embracing the principles of ongoing learning.

Vasilios Kaloidis

Board Member

Vasilios Kaloidis is a successful owner of two restaurants in Connecticut. A strong leader with a keen business mind, he’s also known for his light hearted humor and engaging demeanor that people want to be around!

James Tzepos


James is the owner of the famous Zois Pizza in Seymour. James and his wife are also proud parents of three children, and works hard at striking the balance between his family and business priorities.

George Marnelakis

Board Member

George Marnelakis is a seasoned 40 year business owner that we can all learn from. George, originally from Montreal, calls Connecticut home with his wife and three children.

John Daoutis

Board Member

John Daoutis is an owner of the Athenian Diner, a well-known CT family of restaurants. John has worked every aspect and detail of the diner business for the last 30 years.

George Tsioflikis

Board Member

George is an energetic business leader and plays an active role in helping others be successful as well. George has been in the food business for more than 25 years and currently owns and operates four stores.

Themi Kolitsas

Board Member

Themi Kolitsas has been a member of PGE for 20 years. Whether it’s within one of his soon to be restaurants or in his personal life, he can usually be found helping others.

Nick Vlastaris

Board Member

For almost a decade Nick has enjoyed creating this landmark business and ensuring its growth. You might find Nick or any one of his family members serving guests at a favorite local spot, Goodies, in Milford CT.

Our History

Pan Gregorian originated in New Jersey in 1983 under the leadership of the late Mr. George Manolios. It then carried into Metro New York and Long Island, Upper New York and finally Connecticut. Pan Gregorian of Connecticut was established in June 1990 with about 15 members.