What we're about

Do you work at or with San Francisco Bay Area restaurants? Do you desire to open a restaurant or work within the food service industry? If yes... our group connects you with other restaurateurs and food service professionals to expand you opportunities both personally and professionally.

We have a mix of social events and business networking strategy sessions to address challenges and explore all the new areas for growth including mobile marketing, customer loyalty programs, and social media.

This group is for anyone and everyone interested in the food industry, not only for restaurant owners or employees.

The San Francisco Restaurant Industry Professionals Meetup is hosted by Piedmont Avenue Consulting (www.PiedmontAve.com) (http://www.PiedmontAve.com) and David Mitroff, Ph.D. (http://www.davidmitroff.com/) who has an extensive background in business consulting and San Francisco Restaurant Marketing (http://www.piedmontave.com/san-francisco-restaurant-marketing/). Piedmont Avenue Consulting is a San Francisco Bay Area Restaurant Consulting firm (http://www.piedmontave.com/Bay-Area-restaurant-marketing/) who creates brand awareness, strengthens customer loyalty, and increases lead generation through leveraging new technologies and streamlining business processes. Learn more at www.piedmontave.com/bay-area-restaurant-marketing.

Upcoming events (4)

Increasing Restaurant Online Food Orders

Online event

Attend our live workshop on How to Increase Your Restaurant's Online Food Orders on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 from 10:00am to 11:00am PST. RSVP at: https://increasing-restaurant-online-orders.eventbrite.com. This workshop will be hosted by keynote speaker and CEO of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc., David Mitroff Ph.D. (www.piedmontave.com). At this event, David discusses the ways restaurants and food businesses can still increase sales during the COVID-19 pandemic through online food ordering and what the best approaches to it are. Are you a restaurant owner or looking to open a restaurant? Don't miss out on this opportunity to gain valuable insight on how to continue growing your food business. An RSVP on Meetup does not guarantee admission. Please use the RSVP at: https://increasing-restaurant-online-orders.eventbrite.com Event Details: David Mitroff Ph.D Presentation Topics: - How to sign up for and leverage online platforms such as DoorDash, GrubHub, Shopify, etc. - Review effective methods such as streamlining menu, offering catering, etc. - How to effectively promote online ordering capabilities through social media & more! *Questions can be put into the chat box and will be answered throughout the workshop* An RSVP on Meetup does not guarantee admission. Please use the RSVP at: https://increasing-restaurant-online-orders.eventbrite.com Make connections, share stories, and learn new things from restaurant owners from all over! After all, sometimes it only takes one conversation to change everything. This is a very special opportunity to discover new ideas and meet other food businesses. Our Event Host and Speaker - David Mitroff, Ph.D. David Mitroff, Ph.D. is a sought after Business Growth Speaker who shares his secrets for creating successful brands that stand out and thrive. This includes entertaining stories from his consulting work. (www.davidmitroff.com) inspires business professionals through his keynote talks on wide range of topics such as how to build a brand with data driven marketing, digital leadership: growing your online presence, and on the psychology behind building professional connections. Host and organizer: Professional Connector: A vision of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. @ProfConnector @DavidMitroff Professional Connector. A vision of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. is a San Francisco Bay Area based business development and marketing consulting firm who creates brand awareness, strengthens customer loyalty, and increases lead generation by leveraging new technologies and streamlining business processes. We organize and promote hundreds of Bay Area business social mixers to encourage networking, build personal connections, and promote positive business relationships. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Why & Who should attend this event? Restaurant owners, those looking to open a restaurant, fast food restaurants, food kiosk businesses, food truck businesses, grocery store owners, and others food-related businesses interested in consulting will greatly benefit from attending and networking with each other at this event. An RSVP on Meetup does not guarantee admission. Please use the RSVP at: https://increasing-restaurant-online-orders.eventbrite.com Are you thinking of opening a restaurant or looking for a business consultant to help you grow your restaurant? Visit https://piedmontave.com/restaurant-consultant/ to schedule a free consultation today!

Let's (Sushi) Roll: Virtual Happy Hour Networking Mixer

Join us on Thursday, February 18, 2021 from 4:30pm-5:30pm PST for our Virtual Happy Hour Networking Mixer with Sushi Program Designer and Sushi Instructor Kaz Matsune! This is a virtual business and social networking happy hour event via live video to give business professionals the opportunity to connect screen to screen with one another and exchange ideas and have fun while learning about sushi. An RSVP on Meetup does not guarantee admission. RSVP NOW at: https://sushi-virtual-happy-hour-mixer.eventbrite.com Agenda: o Introduction by Host David Mitroff, Ph.D. and attendees will make a brief introduction. o Kaz Matsune from Breakthrough Sushi will spread his knowledge of sushi by talking briefly about the history of modern sushi & discuss the launch of his new online sushi making class and more! o Depending on the size of group and group interest, we will make more breakout groups or we will talk together as one big group and network more. This event is open to anyone who wants to network and share ideas except No MLM (No Exceptions). Questions? [masked] www.ProfessionalConnector.com An RSVP on Meetup does not guarantee admission. RSVP NOW at: https://sushi-virtual-happy-hour-mixer.eventbrite.com David Mitroff, Ph.D. is a sought after Business Growth Strategist who shares his secrets for creating successful brands that stand out and thrive. This includes entertaining stories from his consulting work. David inspires business professionals through his keynote talks on wide range of topics such as how to build a brand with data driven marketing, digital leadership: growing your online presence, and on the psychology behind building professional connections. David is the Founder and Chief Consultant of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. (PiedmontAve.com) who creates brand awareness, strengthens customer loyalty and streamlines business processes. He has given a TEDx talk and been a featured media expert for NBC, ABC, San Francisco Business Times, Hospitality Technology, California Lawyer, and more. Dr. Mitroff (www.DavidMitroff.com) is also a College Instructor who teaches entrepreneurship and marketing courses at the University of California, Berkeley and is a Google Mentor for the Google for Startups program. David Mitroff, Ph.D. knows how to leverage online platforms to boost customer retention for bars and restaurants. As a successful bar and restaurant consultant, David has opened multiple restaurants all over the Bay Area. Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. can open a restaurant or help an existing restaurant become successful. Learn more at https://piedmontave.com/restaurant-consultant/ About Kaz Matsune - Sushi Program Designer and Sushi Instructor Born in Western Japan, 1968. Over the course of his 19-year professional culinary career, Kaz has served sushi clienteles as Mick Jagger, Denzel Washington and Leonardo Dicaprio, worked for over ten restaurants, catering companies including Ozumo Contemporary Japanese in San Francisco. In 2012, Kaz founded Breakthrough Sushi - the first and only sustainable team building Sushi Company in the US. Since then, and he has since taught sushi making to over 10,000 people. Breakthrough Sushi has served many corporate clients as Google, Facebook, Oracle, Intel, Hewlett-Packard, Verizon Wireless, Citibank, McKesson and Old Navy. Some of Breakthrough Sushi’s private clients include CEO of various IT companies and managing partners of venture capital firms. An RSVP on Meetup does not guarantee admission. RSVP NOW at: https://sushi-virtual-happy-hour-mixer.eventbrite.com

How to Grow Your Brand Fast

Online event

$5.00

Join us for our live webinar on How to Grow Your Brand on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 from 10:00am to 11:00am PST. RSVP now at https://grow-your-brand-fast.eventbrite.com and we will email you a Zoom Link prior to the event. This webinar will be hosted by business consultant, keynote speaker, and CEO of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc., David Mitroff Ph.D. At this event, business professionals will learn innovative strategies, concepts, and tips to apply to their new consulting businesses. Don't miss out on this opportunity to gain valuable insight on how to grow your brand and connect with like-minded people! Please note, an RSVP on Meetup does not guarantee admission. RSVP Now at: https://grow-your-brand-fast.eventbrite.com Event Details: o Presentation by David Mitroff Ph.D: Strategies, concepts, and tips on successfully growing your brand o Questions can be put into the chat box and will be answered throughout the webinar An RSVP on Meetup does not guarantee admission, RSVP Now at: https://grow-your-brand-fast.eventbrite.com Make connections, share stories, and learn new things from professionals from all over! After all, sometimes it only takes one conversation to change everything. This is a very special opportunity to discover new ideas and meet other professionals. Our Event Host and Speaker - David Mitroff, Ph.D. David is a sought-after speaker on a wide range of topics from social media to peak performance. Through his consulting, lectures, training, and keynotes David Mitroff, Ph.D. (www.DavidMitroff.com) has educated more than 35,000 business owners. Additionally, he is a college instructor who teaches entrepreneurship and marketing courses at the University of California, Berkeley and is a Google Mentor for the Google for Startups program. He has also been featured media expert for NBC, ABC, San Francisco Business Times, Hospitality Technology, California Lawyer, and more. Host and organizer: Professional Connector: A vision of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. @ProfConnector @DavidMitroff An RSVP on Meetup does not guarantee admission, RSVP Now at: https://grow-your-brand-fast.eventbrite.com Professional Connector. A vision of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. is a San Francisco Bay Area based business development and marketing consulting firm who creates brand awareness, strengthens customer loyalty, and increases lead generation by leveraging new technologies and streamlining business processes. We organize and promote hundreds of Bay Area business social mixers to encourage networking, build personal connections, and promote positive business relationships. Why & Who should attend this event? Professionals who want to socialize, entrepreneurs, techies, product developers, social media experts, freelancers, regional directors, sales and marketing experts, and others interested in expanding their brand will greatly benefit from attending and networking with each other at this event. For more information on growing your brand: Our website www.PiedmontAve.com provides several tips on successfully expanding your brand. An RSVP on Meetup does not guarantee admission, RSVP Now at: https://grow-your-brand-fast.eventbrite.com

Meet for Happy Hour at the Bubble Lounge Tuesday?
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They offer a great Happy Hour in a very relaxed environment. 714 Montgomery at Washington.

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Cocktails and Tech Networking Mixer | January 21, 2021

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