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November 15, 2017
Hospitality News November 15, 2017
Advocacy through Food: Call for Restaurants for Blue Ribbon Legislative Reception read more >>
November 14, 2017
Restaurant Manager Apprenticeship Program
Attend an information meeting on November 28 to learn more about this program. Click ... read more >>
November 8, 2017
The Restaurant Industry's Reckoning... Dealing with Sexual Harassment at your Establishment
In the wake of Josh Besh, a New Orleans chef who recently stepped down from his role ... read more >>
September 20, 2017
Important Industry Awards from NRAEF -- Faces of Diversity and Restaurant Neighbor Awards
There are two important industry awards that are presented yearly by the National Res... read more >>

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Tony Leahy - Patty Jewett
2017 Industry Spotlight Awards - Tony Leahy of Patty Jewett is awarded Outstanding Professional of the Year read more >>

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Building a skilled workforce is crucial to the future of our industry's growth. The Colorado Restaurant Foundation is dedicated to training individuals entering and working in the industry.

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November 8, 2017
The Restaurant Industry's Reckoning...
In the wake of Josh Besh, a New Orleans chef who recently stepped down from his role amidst allegations of sexual harassment, the industry grapples with how to deal with the issue. According to an eight-month long investigation by the Times-Picayune, 25 current and former employees of the Besh Restaurant Group claimed to be victims of sexual harassment while on the job.
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