The owner of the restaurant Comet Ping Pong is James Achilles Alefantis.
When he started his restaurant in 2006, he had stated ‘I needed a job. Didn’t have many skills. I dropped out of college and knew how to cook.’
Yet it was only six years later, in 2012, he was named as one of the fifty most powerful people in Washington DC:
Isn’t it fascinating that you become a powerful person just by owning a pizza place? So, who exactly is John Alefantis? This will be tackled in the next piece.