Summer Zervos came from Hungtington Beach, California. This restaurant owner was raised in Orange County. Despite having no education and usually earning minimum wage, she was able to gain the respect of her superiors and co-workers. She is also the owner Sunny's Restaurant in California, which serves hundreds of tourist and locals daily.
Moreover, she became part of the reality television show The Apprentice season 5. She was assigned to team Gold Rush and was fired on week 1. The team thought she wasn't doing anything to help, leading to her early elimination. She has since then returned to working at her restaurant.