Historic Los Angeles eatery grows with worldwide licensing program.
Through the agreement, Prominent Brand + Talent will develop an exclusive line of branded products for Dan Tana’s–including sauces, pastas, olive oil, vinegars, fresh prepared and frozen foods, wine, spirits and more. A coffee table book showcasing Dan Tana’s first 50 years and classic recipes is also scheduled to be published.
The agency will also identify new locations around the world, with an initial focus in Asia and Europe, in which to license new restaurants.
“Dan Tana’s is an incredible, storied brand with a long history,” says Sonja Perencevic, owner, Dan Tana’s. “We are truly excited to be able to align with best in class partners to create a line of products and additional locations that will extend Dan Tana’s beyond the iconic, little yellow house on Santa Monica Boulevard and into
Founded by Yugoslavian immigrant Dan Tana in 1964, Dan Tana’s is a classic Italian restaurant that has welcomed generations of Hollywood stars including Frank Sinatra, Michael Douglas, Adam Levine, Cameron Diaz, Jerry West, Jay Leno, Elizabeth Taylor, Drew Barrymore, George Clooney, Chris Rock, Cindy Crawford and Magic Johnson, among many others.
“For over 50 years, Tana’s has been the place to go for titans from the world of film, TV, sport, media, politics and music. The restaurant's red and white checkered tablecloths and hanging clusters of chianti bottles have been a refuge for hungry customers seeking authentic Italian cuisine in an atmosphere reminiscent of an establishment located in Naples, Italy, or on New York’s Mulberry Street,” says Michael Catalano, co-founder, Prominent. “We could not be more thrilled to represent one of Hollywood’s true stars, and look forward to developing a program that honors Dan Tana’s legacy and brings the experience to another level, delivering quality products and expanding the restaurant globally.”
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