Millennium Magazine_10th Ed

181 Millennium - A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine HOSPITALITY AND LEISURE Crab Stadium, located in Elk Grove, California. Prior to this venture, he served as a general manager of a casino for eight years and received an Associate of Arts from a local community college. When he is not tending to Chason’s Crab Stadium, Mr. Phong engages in his community and has excelled as a sponsor of various community events. He was the noted president of the Asian Club for the Class of 2003 at Valley High School, and also maintains involvement in the Vietnamese Chamber of Commerce and the Rotary Club of Elk Grove. He attributes his success to his innate gift of hospitality and possessing much passion in taking care of his guests. He emphasizes the importance of networking and building relationships with not only his customers, but in the restaurant industry at large. For his efforts and the success of Chason’s Crab Stadium, Mr. Phong has been featured in the Sacramento Business Journal. He was also featured on the cover of his local newspaper with a written editorial article, highlighting him and his business, that was circulated in Elk Grove. Likewise, he was the recipient of the Paul Harris Award from the Rotary Club International Foundation in 2018 and 2019, as well as highlighted on the cover of Asian Pacific American and Living Magazine Today in 2020 and 2021. Although his career has been filled with highlights, he is especially proud of establishing his restaurant and, after seven years, opening up a second location. Looking toward the future, Mr. Phong intends to continue witnessing the growth and success of his career, as well as participate in more humanitarian efforts. Married with three children, he currently resides in Elk Grove. After the birth of his first son, Peter S. Phong decided to remain home in order to take care of his children. He notes that, during this time, his wife was a terrific cook, which ultimately inspired him to open his own restaurant. Since 2014, he has excelled as the owner of Chason’s PETER S. PHONG OWNER Chason’s Crab Stadium Elk Grove, CA