Over 15 years in the restaurant industry, including six years in key leadership roles: four years as a General Manager, two years as a Director of Operations. Industry experience has resulted in an innate ability to adapt to all situations and maintain focus in any fast-paced or high-stress situation. Hands-on leader who is able to effectively build teams, develop staff to perform under specific standards, demonstrate excellence, and maintain high levels of morale. I am able to focus, and give one on one attention to customers and employees; creating the ultimate customer and working experience. Attributes are proven by unfounded loyalty of patrons and staff members. Consistently able to find ways to work smarter; saving money and man-power by implementing unique systems company wide. Have taken two established poor performing restaurants from loss to profit in less than three months each. Opened five restaurants to date; four as General Manager, one as Director of Operations. As Director of Operations, I oversaw everything from construction, décor, hiring and training, initial small-wares order, utility contracts, menu, costs and budgeting, equipment procurement, advertising, and kitchen design.
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Robert , Thank you! If you know of anyone who would be interested in getting involved with the concept ,Please let me know. I would appreciate any help. I have 50,000 to put in + my time . I need a partner or investors, Ken
Hi Robert,My name is Kevin Mason. I run a consulting group also . We offer one on one consulting services for restaurants/bars and are dedicated to working with you to implement programs designed to fit to your needs. Our team has over 5 decades of experience ranging from fast food to fine dining. We can help you improve guest satisfaction while building a loyal customer base with our continued staff development programs. I am looking to network with other in my field . check out my site. www.ksmrestaurantsolutions.com. Maybe we can slide some business to each other . Thanks in advance .
I wanted to personally invite you to join our discussions in regards to cheeses at the Cheese Group on FohBoh. Every week we introduce a new cheese and invite you to find it in your area, buy it, try it and then dicuss it with us. Take a look at all the FohBoh groups while you are at it. Looking forward to hearing from you. Dana
Sales at fast-casual eateries are growing at a pace similar to that of quickservice and sit-down restaurants as young, high-i -More-
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Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) announced that Clarence Otis is stepping down as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Darden's Board of Directors has appointed the Company's current Independent Lead Director, Charles A. Ledsinger, Jr., as Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board, effective immediately. The Company also announced that it has amended its corporate governance policies to provide for the separation of the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer roles.
Today the National Restaurant Association issued the following statement regarding the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) decision asserting McDonald’s Corporation is a joint employer of its franchisees:
Rising India, Inc. (OTC: RSII), announces today it will immediately begin work toward the acquisition of up to 5 profitable stores in the popular Quick Serve Pizza Restaurant segment. Current targets are currently earning about $450,000 in revenues per year, per store. Acquisition of targets would provide immediate cash flow identified from profitable longstanding, absentee owner operations with proven model success.
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Inspired by biological design and self-organizing systems, artist Heather Barnett co-creates with physarum polycephalum, a eukaryotic microorganism that lives in cool, moist areas. What can people learn from the semi-intelligent slime mold? Watch this talk to find out.
When he was young, artist Shih Chieh Huang loved taking toys apart and perusing the aisles of night markets in Taiwan for unexpected objects. Today, this TED Fellow creates madcap sculptures that seem to have a life of their own—with eyes that blink, tentacles that unfurl and parts that light up like bioluminescent sea creatures.
Surgeons are required every day to puncture human skin before procedures — with the risk of damaging what's on the other side. In a fascinating talk, find out how mechanical engineer Nikolai Begg is using physics to update an important medical device, called the trocar, and improve one of the most dangerous moments in many common surgeries.