Q&A: Cork Miller Smokes Cigars and Watches Parallel Parkers
The owner of Cork's Cigar Bar likes to people-watch when he's not running his Old Main Street establishment.
Name: Cork Miller.
Position: Owner of Cork's Cigar Bar.
How long have you been the owner?: Three and a half years.
What do you like about your job?: Meeting all the different people in the community. It's just one of my favorite things to do, to sit in front of the bar with a cigar and watch people try to parallel park. It's funny.
What do you dislike about your job?: The hours. I'm not really a night guy.
What do you like about Bradenton?: I feel we're on the cutting edge, especially downtown becoming a regional entertainment district.
What do you wish poeple knew about your job?: It's not all fun and games being a bar owner. You deal with a lot of drunks and bums that come in.