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Dynamic Pricing and Restaurants

Cali BBQ feast to go

How restaurants are using technology like Juicer to stay in business and serve more people It’s hard keeping a restaurant open. Thankfully new tools are helping restaurant owners adapt to a changing world where it costs more and more to stay in business. Cali BBQ Media founder Shawn Walchef was a guest on NewsNation to […]

SPARK SERVED BY TOAST IS HITTING THE ROAD TO SAN FRANCISCO In the words of Cali BBQ Media Founder and Toast Board member, Shawn Walchef, “Spark is the most important restaurant event in your local area”.    Now, the tech focused event is hitting the road to Northern California. Served by the folks at Toast, Spark San Francisco will get a chance to experience the […]

Shawn Walchef Talks Quality Content Creation at the Western Foodservice & Hospitality Expo

Shawn Walchef, the owner of Cali BBQ Media, delivered a compelling speech at the Western Foodservice & Hospitality Expo 2023, emphasizing the transformative power of the internet and social media. Walchef shared his philosophy of presenting his authentic self across various social media platforms, highlighting that he integrates his personal and professional life seamlessly. This […]

Toast Gets Rid of Customer Fee and Restaurant Owners Applaud

Toast Customer Advisory Board in 2023 at Toast HQ in Boston

Toast is removing the 99 cent online ordering fee that has been met with a lot of controversy.  This is proof that Toast leadership listens to restaurant owners. Along with hosting the Toast-sponsored Restaurant Influencers podcast, Cali BBQ Media founder Shawn Walchef sits on the Toast Customer Advisory Board.  The restaurant industry proponent says a lot […]

Restaurant Influencers Review: Yelp Blog Highlights Restaurant Podcast

Sam on Restaurant Influencers Podcast

The Restaurant Influencers podcast focuses on helping business owners create a social media strategy that works. The Yelp Blog featured the behind-the-scenes story about making the Restaurant Influencers podcast in an interview with host Shawn Walchef (Cali BBQ Media). Read the full interview below with the restaurant owner and podcast host to learn how Cali […]

Murtec 2022: The Future of Food is Technology

Technology is the future of restaurants. The MURTEC 2022 conference is March 7-9 at the Paris Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. Speakers include Jon Taffer (Bar Rescue), Shawn P. Walchef (Cali BBQ Media), Darla Morse (Red Robin), Michael Montagano (Kitchen United), and other leaders in hospitality and tech discussing the future of food. Cali […]