Aaron Palacios is the Senior Director of People Services at Swadley’s BBQ. While in his role, he has orchestrated a transformative shift by integrating Restaurant365 across key business functions. This move not only streamlined accounting and marketing but also introduced a dedicated HR support center within Restaurant365, enhancing the experience for managers, customers, and employees […]
Watch as we go on the road to tell the story of restaurants as they navigate the highs and lows of running a business.
Daniil Klubov is the founder and CEO of spoon.tech. He and his partner Rares Bacila embarked on a digital-first restaurant space journey with a profound realization – technology alone is not enough. spoon.tech was born from the idea that the primary task of a restaurant operator is to make workers do what you want them to do. […]
The Spot On Series Show put on by Rise25 invites guests to speak candidly about their experience with business. Cali BBQ Media founder Shawn Walchef was a guest on the show recently where he spoke about his journey with digital hospitality and the importance of businesses being digital first. Listen to this interview to […]
James Hurt, the Director of Business Analytics, and Nicholas Imbo, an Accountant and Business Intelligence Analyst, play integral roles at Lessings Hospitality Group. For Hurt, the financial advantages of catering, especially in the wedding market, stand out in comparison to daily restaurant operations as it offers a controlled environment where costs are determined, providing opportunities […]
Cali BBQ Media owner Shawn Walchef (@shawnpwalchef) joined the WISKING IT ALLl Podcast and host Angelo Esposito (@angeloesposito) to discuss the power of Smartphone Storytelling and posting content with regularity. Watch the interview to learn what Shawn had to say about being the “show”, the courage to look stupid, and showing vs. telling. Episode […]
Chris Gruhlke is the Controller at Cedartown Foods. With stores that include Bojangles and Jersey Mike’s locations, it is important that the financials are fully intact. That is where Gruhlke and his implementation of Restaurant365 comes into play. The ability to find data in one place and easily access relevant information, such as the Profits […]
Eric and Melissa Rickman are the CEO and Operators of Wholly Stromboli (@wholly_stromboli) in Fort Lupton, CO. Now 14 years in, Wholly Stromboli was the manifestation of a lifelong dream for Melissa. “Melissa Rickman: It was something I wanted to do my whole life.” she tells host Shawn Walchef of Cali BBQ Media . […]
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Wolfgang Puck (@wolfgangpuck) is a well known chef and restaurant owner. Not many people know about the business behind the scenes. Mike Lubitz, CFO at Wolfgang Puck Fine Dining and Worldwide, and Julia Gokcekian, Controller at Wolfgang Puck, are two important parts of the braintrust behind the finances involved in operating the restaurant titan. In […]