Hospitality News August 9, 2017

August 9, 2017



CRA EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

September 5-10: Denver Food + Wine - Promo code DFWFAM

October 9-10: Colorado Restaurant Show

 

ANNOUNCING DANNY MEYER AS KEYNOTE FOR THE COLORADO RESTAURANT SHOW

We are thrilled to announce that kicking off the show this year is a keynote presentation from Danny Meyer of Union Square Hospitality Group and the founder of Shake Shack. Widely considered to be one of the world’s best restaurateurs and named to the TIME 100 list of the Most Influential People in the World, come and be inspired by this ground-breaking presenter! Learn more about all the other education sessions and register for your ticket now!

DENVER FOOD + WINE FESTIVAL

Are you interested in a culinary movie? Or a cocktail competition? How about Dinner Under the Stars? Or brunch at Rise + Dine. Or are you a longtime DF+WF Grand Tasting attendee? No matter what event you choose to attend, all proceeds directly support the great work of our Colorado Restaurant Foundation and other local charities. For the first time, the 2017 DF+WF has curated a group of lauded Denver chefs, acting as consults to oversee the festival’s development. Participating chefs include: Tom Coohill of Coohills Restaurant; Spencer White and Alex Figura of Dio Mio; and Jenna Johansen of Epicurean Culinary Group. Don’t miss this event! Use Promo Code DFWFAM for your exclusive friends and family discount!

 

THE U.S. DOL TO HOST EMPLOYER FORUM

The U.S. Department of Labor will be hosting a free compliance assistance and training seminar put on by the agencies that enforce federal labor laws. August 18, 2017 in Denver, join representatives from the OFCCP - Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs, the WHD - U.S. Wage and Hour Division, and OSHA – Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Reserve your spot and learn the details of when and where by contacting: Ivan Pelaez (720) 264-2838 or pelaez.ivan@dol.gov.

 

ICYMI

Political Dinner at The Opera House Aug 15 – With Guests Senator Cory Gardner And Congressman Mike Coffman

Member Survey Now Live – PLEASE Participate!

 

 

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CRA CALENDAR OF EVENTS

August 10: Durango Chapter Meeting

August 10: CRA Board of Directors Meeting

August 15: Mile High Chapter Meeting and Member Mixer

August 15: Annual Political Dinner

August 16: Pueblo Meet and Greet

August 17: Pikes Peak Chapter Board Meeting

August 17: Northern Colorado Chapter Meeting

August 22: Boulder County Chapter Meeting

September 5-10: Denver Food + Wine Festival

October 9-10: Colorado Restaurant Show

 

 

SERVSAFE CLASSES*

August 21: ServSafe Food Safety Certification course – Denver

August 22: ServSafe Alcohol Certification course – Denver

*Pre-registration required

 


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