Why Passion is Prime

March 18, 2016

With two thriving coffee shops under his belt, it might seem that Ross Drever has java in his blood—and that might be partially true. Drever grew up around coffee; his father became the first franchisee for Gloria Jean’s Coffees when he purchased its eighth location in Aurora, Illinois, back in 1984. Drever started working in the family business in high school and would continue to do so until the day he had his own unit.