St. Petersburg Entrepreneur Acquires Third Major Downtown Establishment, as Second Is Permitted for Renovation
Josh “Jubes” CameronAustralian-native Josh Cameron is reshaping Central Avenue on downtown’s “First Block”
Fortunato’s space just permitted for renovation, rebranding as artisan-pizza bar “Crafty Squirrel”
Meantime, Oyster Bar has doubled revenue, and Lucky Dill ramps-up long-standing/wide-reaching catering business with addition of new brands
Petersburg, FL (RestaurantNews.com) The Oyster Bar has long thrived in St. Petersburg, Florida, and since Josh (“Jubes”) Cameron purchased the downtown institution in 2013 revenue has more than doubled.
That success allowed him to acquire neighbor Fortunato’s Italian Market in 2016. The popular pizza joint remains profitable, while Cameron plans a different presence in the space this