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How I Made It: Ellen Chen and Mario Del Pero built Mendocino Farms by learning from mistakes

The gig: Mario Del Pero and Ellen Chen are the husband-and-wife team behind Mendocino Farms, a fast-casual restaurant chain specializing in gourmet sandwiches. The Studio City company has 13 locations in Southern California, with another two slated to open soon in La Jolla and Tustin (the latter...
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