Lakeview Center, Inc., dba Gulf Coast Enterprises


Ranking #29

The foodservice division of Gulf Coast serves more than 13,000 meals daily to military clients like the Naval Air Station in Pensacola, the U.S. Coast Guard Air Station in Clearwater, FL, and the Armed Forces Retirement Home in Washington, DC. The company has also operated units that won four Air Force Hennessey Awards and two Coast Guard Best Large Foodservice Operation awards.

In the past year, GCE has instituted a standardization process at each foodservice location that will result in ISO 9000 certification. Next year, they anticipate hiring a senior operations specialist to focus on growth in the healthcare segment. Of the more than 200 jobs the company created in FY 2011, 120 are performed by persons with significant disabilities.




Major Segments Served:
Military (85%), Government (15%)

No. of Contracts
2011: 11
2010: 8

Sales Volume
2011: $59.7
2010: $47.8

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