Ray Villaman
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  • California
  • United States
  • Tahoe Restaurant Group
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President and COO
Tahoe Restaurant Group
What best describes my company
Upscale Casual

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At 11:25am on July 5, 2012, Patrick Falco said…

Ray, just joined FohBoh. My company just launched a business intelligence/POS backup application into the restaurant industry. We are looking for feedback on the direction we have taken, and would like your participation in a 90 day pilot program. We compliment most POS systems, and are looking for a few feedback and expert opinions. If you have 15 minutes, I would like to give you an overview of how we can help uncover trends and patterns in your transaction data not readily available through POS reporting. Please take a look at the 40 second video, and if you are interested, let me know a good day and time to speak.

At 12:13pm on June 25, 2010, Sybil Presley said…
Hi from Sybil!
Please be my friend!
At 11:39pm on January 20, 2010,
Luc Chamberland
Good evening Ray,
It was a great experience meeting with you earlier today and discussing the emerging mobile food marketplace. I learned alot from the encounter and look forward to some feedback in the coming days. A few thoughts that didn't come to mind during our discussions:
1. The ultimate goal is to define and lead the mobile food marketplace.
2. Passion and energy fuel success.
3. Deliver exceptional service, create positive interactions and greet guests with a smile.
4. Improve continuously.
5. Teamwork.

Thanks again,
At 8:16pm on September 15, 2009, Naila Ismail said…
Ray- FohBoh is all about networking, and that's what I enjoy doing here. I loved your restaurant website, very creative design. I hope to visit it one day.
At 10:53pm on September 11, 2009, Food on Film said…
WOW! Ray, you've got a lot of points! Here's something you should tell all your friends about!

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At 6:42pm on August 27, 2009, Jagadish C said…
Hi Ray-

Check out my company Pow! (http://www.pow-now.com). We help restaurants fill tables by promoting deals and offers. We distribute the content on web, iPhone, Facebook, Blackberry, Widgets, SMS(Text), email, print, and affiliates (in future).

I look forward to connect with you.


Jagadish Channagiri
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650-245-1884 (C)
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At 8:11am on March 6, 2009, Craig Priebe said…
Hi Ray
Here's an opportunity- won't take but a moment and it's fun...
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I am a finalist in a big video recipe contest and I need your votes to win
deadline is TODAY Friday March 6
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At 5:46pm on January 24, 2009, Steven Garcia said…
Ray, finally I stepped into FohBoh. You invited me nearly two years ago. Sales have been steady and up for a few locations through these past months. Lost one location - LL would not yield asking for big hike in rents. We shut - now they called back? H-m-m-m.

Maybe we can catch up again when you're on this side of the Sierras. Steve
At 8:54am on December 16, 2008,
Mark Moeller
Ray - I came across your profile on LinkedIn and wanted to connect wih you. I am looking for opportunities (consulting or corporate) but also had a pizza concept that is looking for funding and wanted to see if you might take a look at it or if you knew of someone. - Mark
At 9:20am on November 19, 2008,
Dana A. Romero
I want to personally invite you to join our discussions in regards to cheeses at the Cheese Group. Every week we introduce a new cheese and invite you to find it in your area, buy it, try it then dicuss it with us.




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