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Learn How To Improve Your Restaurant’s Online Presence Webinar

Learn 7 Steps to Take Control of Your Online Presence and Boost Sales in this Yelp Webinar with Business Owner Shawn Walchef

How do you improve your restaurant’s online presence and boost sales at the same time?

Shawn P. Walchef, founder of @CaliBBQMedia and @CaliBBQ, has partnered with our friends at Yelp to share all the storytelling secrets that we have learned over the last 15 years. Please join us online on Aug. 15, 2022 if you are in the restaurant business. Be sure to share with anyone in your network who would benefit from this event!

Learn 7 Steps to Take Control of Your Online Presence and Boost Sales in this Yelp Webinar with Business Owner Shawn Walchef


Thanks to Yelp for Restaurants for inviting us to take the digital stage.


FREE ONLINE EVENT: 7 Steps to Take Control of Your Restaurant’s Online Presence and Boost Sales

Monday, August 15, 2022 at 1pm EST

Shawn Walchef (Cali BBQ Media) and Emily Washcovick (Yelp)

Harness the power of online media in this webinar with restaurateur Shawn Walchef. Learn how your restaurant can craft an authentic business narrative, strengthen its online presence, and accelerate sales.



No one knows your restaurant better than you do, so don’t let the internet control your narrative. Learn how to tailor your online brand and story to authentically represent your restaurant.

In this online restaurant owner webinar you’ll learn:

  • 1. Why it’s essential to craft a business narrative and how it affects customer perception of your restaurant.
  • 2. How to take control of your restaurant’s online presence with an actionable checklist.
  • 3. Real tips, stories, and key performance indicators on what you can do today to help customers find your restaurant online and off.


About Shawn Walchef

Founder of Cali BBQ Media

Shawn Walchef is the founder of Cali BBQ Media, podcast host, business coach, and restaurateur. He opened his restaurant Cali BBQ in 2008 and spurred growth by blending the concepts of restaurant and media company into one, becoming a global brand that harnesses the advantages of digital tools and social media storytelling. Shawn now teaches other entrepreneurs how to use the power of the internet to not only stay in business but thrive. Cali BBQ itself has developed a scalable growth plan three times more profitable than the traditional full-service restaurant model and has generated over $25 million in sales with a single location.

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About Emily Washcovick

Senior Marketing Manager and Small Business Expert at Yelp

As Yelp’s Small Business Expert, Emily Washcovick hosts educational webinars and networking events to provide business owners with resources that help them succeed and grow in the world of online reviews. Emily’s expertise lies in customer engagement, reputation management, and all things digital marketing. Through thought leadership and speaking engagements, she shares industry insights that a variety of entrepreneurs can leverage for the future of their businesses. She is also the host of Behind the Review, a podcast from Yelp and Entrepreneur Media, where each episode features conversations with a business owner and a reviewer about the story and lessons behind their interactions.

Promoting Your Restaurant Across Different Social Media Platforms | Yelp Blog

The Future is Online from Delivery to Digital Hospitality | Yelp Business Blog

Guide to Success on Yelp for Small Business Owners | Emily Washcovick | DH042


Yelp for Restaurants

Check out the full library of Yelp for Restaurants resources, including guides for running your restaurant, Q&As with leading restaurateurs, customer stories, and more at



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