Johnny's Italian Steakhouse Middleton - Heart Of America Group


Tommy Haban

Tommy Haban

Managing Director
Start Date: 9/16/2019
Personal Highlights

In my free time I love spending time with my fiancee Amanda going camping, canoeing, or playing disc golf. I’m an avid writer of poetry and I love playing the guitar.

Jennifer Humphreys

Jennifer Humphreys

Assistant Director
Start Date: 4/1/2021
Personal Highlights

When I’m not working, I enjoy being with my family the most. I also enjoy cooking, baking. Spending a summer vacation with the whole family on the lake is a favorite every year.

Rebecca Reihn

Culinary Maestro
Start Date: 2/13/2016
Personal Highlights

When I am not at work, I enjoy spending time with my friends and my family, as well as watching movies from my extensive movie library. I also enjoy being outside; whether it’s camping, camp fires, hunting, or hiking. Additionally, for the past few years, I have enjoyed mentoring high school students for a cooking competition that takes place each March and I truly enjoy this role.

Tyler Danuser

Tyler Danuser

Culinary Conductor
Start Date: 4/25/19
Personal Highlights

When I’m not at work, I enjoy going to the gym, and learning Krav Maga at Fightprime Training Center. I also love studying psychology and business, and while I haven’t played in a few years, I’m looking forward to playing ultimate frisbee this summer!

About Heart Of America

Starting with one, 100-seat restaurant in 1978, Heart of America Group has grown to include a portfolio of award-winning owned and operated restaurants, hotels and commercial developments. Noteworthy brands developed and operated by Heart of America Group include the Machine Shed Restaurant, Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse, The Republic on Grand, Hotel Renovo, Wildwood Lodge, Thunder Bay Grille, and The J Bar. We pride ourselves in building long-lasting properties that bring value to the consumer and to the communities in which we build.


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