PLATINUM SPONSORS

Print

Welbilt, Inc.

Welbilt, Inc.

Welbilt, Inc. provides the world’s top chefs, premier chain operators and growing independents with innovative products and solution that are backed by KitchenCare – our aftermarket repair and parts service. Our portfolio of award-winning brands includes Cleveland, Convotherm, Delfield, fitkitchenSM, Frymaster, Garland, Kolpak, Lincoln, Manitowoc Ice, Merco, Merrychef and Multiplex. Visit www.welbilt.com.

middleby

Middleby Corporation

Of all things a company can supply none is more important than trust. This is evident at the Middleby Corporation by our strong relationship with customers, suppliers, shareholders, and employees. Trust is why we’re the world leader in commercial cooking equipment. We perpetually “disrupt” our industry with advanced cooking innovations that bring speed, energy saving and green benefits to commercial kitchens. Our products are in one of every three restaurants around the world. And our customers have been with us for decades. It’s all because we don’t just sell products- we provide trust. And we will always keep that prime commodity on our front burner.

GOLD SPONSORS

Buxton Logo

Buxton

Buxton is the leading provider of customer analytics. Through SCOUT, Buxton’s web-based real estate platform, franchises can analyze potential sites, create custom franchise territories, evaluate unlimited market expansion scenarios, and understand customers in each location’s trade area.

customCUL_230px

Custom Culinary

For over 60 years, Custom Culinary has been perfecting the art of flavorful food. Our broad range of capabilities includes everything from liquid sauces, gravies and marinades to fully particulated chutneys, entrees and sides. We leverage our proprietary customization process, FlavorIQ™, to help our partners taste success faster than ever before.

Fishbowl-Logo

Fishbowl

Fishbowl helps restaurants become best in class data driven marketers. Through its intelligent marketing analytics and automation platform, Fishbowl delivers actionable insights to clients to drive more revenue. The platform ingests data from myriad sources, including POS, eClub, SMS, reservations, online ordering, and more. Fishbowl is headquartered in Alexandria, VA.

heartland_140px

Heartland Payment Systems

Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE:HPY) is the fifth largest payments processor in the United States delivering credit/debit/prepaid card processing and security technology through Heartland Secure™ and its comprehensive Heartland breach warranty. Heartland also offers point of sale, mobile commerce, e-commerce, marketing solutions, payroll solutions, and related business solutions and services to more than 300,000 business and educational locations nationwide. A FORTUNE 1000 company, Heartland is the founding supporter of The Restaurant Bill of Rights and also established The Sales Professional Bill of Rights to advocate for the rights of sales professionals everywhere.

Hotschedules_LOGO_FINAL_COLOR_LG

HotSchedules

HotSchedules provides cloud-based technology for the restaurant industry, delivering a comprehensive suite of solutions that make running and working for restaurants easier. Its world-class products include comprehensive labor management, BI, inventory, social recruiting, e-learning, print and digital logbooks and applications built IoT platform. HotSchedules is proud to serve more than 2 million users in over 150,000 locations across 26 countries.

marketforce-registered

Market Force Information

Market Force Information® provides location-level measurement and analysis solutions, which include guest surveys, mystery shopping, contact center services, social media monitoring, predictive analytics and technology decision support tools, that enable restaurants and foodservice organizations to maximize operational execution, guest satisfaction and loyalty as well as financial performance.

LevelUp-Logo

LevelUp

LevelUp builds custom mobile experiences to help clients engage customers, grow sales and build a scalable mobile strategy. Our platform offers a broad range of functionality including mobile rewards, payments, online ordering, CRM, and more. LevelUp is passionate about ensuring client apps achieve maximum consumer penetration through excellent design and promotion.

Oracle

Oracle Hospitality

Oracle Hospitality offers a range of fully integrated food and beverage solutions designed for the hospitality industry. Our enterprise cloud solutions enable centralized management with lower upfront costs, and reduce IT complexity. With Oracle Hospitality, you can streamline managerial tasks and increase speed of service, while elevating guest experience.

par

PAR

For more than 30 years, PAR has developed innovative solutions that optimize the guest experience. With point-of-sale systems in more than 50,000 restaurants and more than 110 countries, PAR is redefining the point of sale to bring technological innovation to all corners of the enterprise. Our software is complemented by reliable hardware and is backed by PAR’s international services infrastructure.

SCA_Tork

SCA / Tork

SCA and its Tork brand offers professional hygiene products and services to customers ranging from restaurants and healthcare facilities to offices, schools and industries. Products include dispensers, paper towels, toilet tissue, soap, napkins and industrial and kitchen wipers. Through expertise in hygiene, functional design and sustainability, Tork has become a market leader. of the enterprise.

steritech-bsb-logo-rgb-digital

Steritech

Safe food is paramount in any food establishment. However, there is also a need to ensure your locations are delivering a consistent customer experience to survive this competitive landscape. Are you confident your locations are delivering? Steritech, the market leader in assessment programs, partners with chains to design food safety, operational, and workplace safety assessments that not only mitigate risk but support driving business growth.

thanx-logo

Thanx

Thanx is customer loyalty and communication platform that ensures fast casual restaurants keep their best customers loyal for life. Merchants all over the US use Thanx to measurably strengthen relationships with their guests by tracking customer data, gathering direct feedback, and delivering engaging messaging & rewards in real-time through customers’ smartphones.

SILVER SPONSORS

chowly

Chowly

Chowly integrates restaurant’s third-party online ordering platforms (TOOS), such as Grubhub, Door Dash and Uber Eats directly into the restaurant POS bringing the virtual ordering experience full circle. Created by restaurant professionals for restaurant professionals, Chowly’s innovative software increases efficiencies, decreases waste and eliminates headcount all at an affordable price.

logo-dinova-sq-hires

dinova

Dinova is an innovative, proprietary marketplace connecting expense account diners to quality restaurants nationwide. Dinova influences $6B annually in business meals and entertainment expenses. Participating companies range from more than a million SMBs to hundreds of Fortune 500 enterprises, and its 14,000+ restaurant network includes local independents, national full-service and limited-service brands, encompassing all price levels and cuisines.

litehouse2

Litehouse Foods

Litehouse Foods is an international food manufacturer that offers a complete business solution for its customers. Known for award winning dressing, Litehouse continually launches innovative products to an ever changing market landscape. With a strong focus on customer service Litehouse strives to provide full service business solutions to its customers from market research to product development. Litehouse’s customer stretches across a variety of operator segments looking to provide products made with higher quality ingredients, fresher taste, and deliver ‘on trend’ innovative flavor profiles to their patrons.

peerless-av-logo-red-1795

Peerless-AV

Peerless-AV, a Peerless Industries company, is a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of audiovisual solutions. From its award-winning mounts and wireless audio systems to indoor/outdoor kiosks and the industry’s first fully sealed outdoor displays, Peerless-AV aims to Get it Right by fulfilling both integrators’ needs for ease of installation and service, and end-users’ dreams in residential and commercial applications.

smg_200px

SMG (Service Management Group)

SMG (Service Management Group) is the leading international customer experience research firm. Driving business results by partnering with brands to improve customer loyalty and employee engagement, SMG provides actionable insights and recommendations at both the front-line and senior executive levels. SMG has developed a proprietary suite of research services combining world-class technology with unmatched industry expertise.

Simmons230px

Simmons

With a 60+ year history of success, Simmons has grown from a regional provider of fresh chicken to a diversified global company with a large portfolio of products and services for private label food service and retail. At Simmons we deliver customized products, from the ideation through development, design, brand positioning, production and logistics.

Print

Toast

Toast helps you improve your operations, grow revenue, and get more business insight. Toast’s mission is to create the best possible restaurant guest experience by partnering with our customers to tackle the unique challenges of the restaurant environment.

Waterfall_Logo_black_rgb

Waterfall

Waterfall provides technology solutions and strategic expertise that enable multi-unit restaurants to drive sales, acquisition, CRM and loyalty marketing initiatives through the mobile channel. Founded in 2005, Waterfall’s flagship product, the Waterfall Platform, allows clients to engage customers with personalized, targeted content across SMS, MMS, push notifications, wallets and couponing.

BRONZE SPONSORS

Genpak_Logo_No_Address_CMYK

Genpak

Genpak, a leading manufacturer of single-serve, disposable food packages in North America, is headquartered in Glens Falls, New York. Genpak has nineteen state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada, producing a wide range of industry leading products for the Foodservice, processor and consumer markets.

tt+lrsLogos

Long Range Systems

LRS is dedicated to developing technologies that help businesses provide a better customer experience with simple solutions that streamline communications between guests and staff. We do that by integrating state-of-the-art messaging and tracking equipment with leading-edge software. Solutions include paging and messaging devices, tracking devices, guest management applications and customer feedback tools.

Print

Trimco

Since 1949, Trimco has been a trusted source for many unique, patented hardware solutions. Our Identity Hardware portfolio creates an everlasting first impression on consumers; while Healthy Hardware is a line of bactericidal hardware that kills 99.9% of bacteria on its surface in 2 hours.

visual-graphic-systems

Visual Graphic Systems (VGS)

For over 30 years, VGS has developed innovative tech-based solutions to offer customers a unique, engaging experience. From digital menu boards you can edit via app, to social media walls and ground-breaking POS kiosks, VGS is always pushing the envelope to create the best, and most advanced technology solutions.

ASSOCIATE SPONSORS

groupon

Groupon

Groupon is a global leader of local commerce and the place you start when you want to buy just about anything, anytime, anywhere. By leveraging the company’s global relationships and scale, Groupon offers consumers a vast marketplace of unbeatable deals all over the world.

SpenDifference_Logo

SpenDifference

SpenDifference partners with restaurant companies providing customized supply chain solutions. Our “Better Together” approach provides leverage, expertise and transparency to ensure your supply chain delivers maximum value. With services tailored to meet your needs, SpenDifference manages costs, risk and business intelligence, for a stronger bottom line while supporting brand growth.

tdn2k-Color

TDn2K

TDn2K™ (Transforming Data into Knowledge) is the parent company of People Report, Black Box Intelligence and White Box Social Intelligence. Together they report on the state of the restaurant industry covering workforce, operational and consumer social benchmarks. Insights cover over 230 restaurant brands, 36,000 restaurant units, over 2.1 million employees and $66 billion in annual sales revenue.

ADDITIONAL SPONSORS

Consolidated_Concepts_Logo_Transparent

registration sponsor

Consolidated Concepts

Consolidated Concepts is the industry leader in cost reduction solutions for multi-unit restaurants. Our approach focuses on helping our clients maximize profits by providing a clear road map to savings, including a consultation, observations, opportunities and solution. Consolidated Concepts is manufacturer and distributor neutral, offering total transparency with no hidden agendas.

HUGHES-EchoStar_CMYK

video sponsor

Hughes Network Systems

Hughes’ HughesON™ high performance network & digital media solutions enable retailers & restaurants to securely and cost-effectively drive customer loyalty & employee satisfaction. HughesON gives you the agility to leverage mobile with Wi-Fi, increase employee effectiveness with video, and streamline operations while increasing revenues without overwhelming your network or staff.

sealed-air

lanyard sponsor

Sealed Air: Diversey Care

Diversey Care offers sustainable cleaning, sanitation and hygiene solutions designed specifically for commercial businesses. Our solutions protect brands, deliver efficiency, and improve performance for our partners in food service, hospitality, health care, retail, and facility services. By delivering superior results, we help create profitable sustainable enterprises for a cleaner, healthier future.

Group Discount

Take Your Team to the Summit
Register three attendees from your company and get a fourth registration at no additional cost! Sign up early to take advantage of discounted pricing.

 

Hotel Reservations

Omni Nashville Hotel
250 5th Ave. South,  Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 782-5300 | 1-800-THE-OMNI
Rate: $269/night | Deadline: 9/22/2017

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsoring the Summit will put you in meaningful conversations with executives in your target market. Opportunities are available for almost any budget. Download the Sponsor Prospectus to learn more.

 

TAKE YOUR TEAM TO THE SUMMIT

Register two attendees and get a third registration at no additional cost!

  • 00 days
  • 00 hours
  • 00 minutes
  • 00 seconds
Contact Us

Got a question? Drop us a line.

Not readable? Change text.