May
22
If you operate an independent restaurant, you know that your business is facing increased competition, labor shortages, and rising operating and occupancy expenses. Join us on Monday, May 22 from 8:30-10:30 am to discuss and get help on these issues. This presentation can be attended live or on-line. Chris Tripoli, owner of Houston-based Á La Carte Foodservice Consulting Group, will be in Casper to discuss how restaurateurs are succeeding and expanding, and their strategies for success, despite the challenges that are facing the industry today. Chris will discuss menu practices to increase revenue; technologies that will help manage costs; principles to properly select, train, and retain staff, as well as innovative ways to promote your restaurant, without a costly marketing budget. In addition to the classroom presentations, Chris will be doing individual consulting with several local restaurants. Because consulting time available is limited, appointments will be scheduled on a first come/first serve basis. Speaker: Chris Tripoli, A La Carte Foodservice Consulting. Á La Carte is an international restaurant consulting group that provides concept development, operations assistance, and growth planning services. In addition to having developed award-winning restaurants, Chris Tripoli has also worked with cafeterias, hotels, country clubs, airports, parks and convention centers. He co-authored the book, So, You’re Thinking About Owning, Operating or Investing in a Restaurant, currently teaches at the Small Business Development Center at the University of Houston, and speaks at numerous hospitality meetings and workshops. If you are not in the Casper or Gillette areas but would like to join the presentation remotely, please contact Cindy Ungerat 234-6683 or cindyu@uwyo.edu or Susan Jerke at 682-5232 or sjerke@uwyo.edu for a link to join.
Date:
Monday, May 22, 2017; 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Location:
Bank of he West
300 S. Wolcott, Ste. 300 Casper WY 82601
Region:
East Central
Sponsor:
Wyoming SBDC Network and SBA Portable Assistance Grant
Contact:
Cindy Unger
cindyu@uwyo.edu, Phone: 3072346683
Price:
No charge due to a Portable Assistance Grant from the U.S. Small Business Administration
Register:
http://www.wyomingsbdc.org/find-training/events/wyoming-entrepreneur-classes/chris-tripoli-restaurant-expert-casper/?eID=1706
Website:
www.wyomingsbdc.org
Category:
Business
Type:
Class

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