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Restaurant Industry Summit

Join the GHRA as we host our annual half-day conference for restaurateurs, managers, chefs, operators and more.  We’re expecting 200+ local industry representatives to gather for a day of information, networking, and fun.


Tuesday, September 19, 2017
 
Houston Food Bank
535 Portwall St | Houston, TX 77029

Agenda

11:00am - 11:30am       Registration/Lunch
                                        Wine Tasting, Demo & Networking 
11:30am - 12:00pm       Opening Remarks and Keynote Speaker                                          
12:00pm - 12:45pm       Session I | Allergens 
12:45pm - 1:00pm         Hot Plate 

1:00pm - 1:20pm           Break

1:20pm - 2:20pm           Session II | Spread the Word (PR, Social Media, Publicity) 

2:20pm - 2:35pm           Hot Plate
2:35pm - 2:45pm           Break


2:45pm - 3:45pm           Session III | Concepts Enhancements
3:45pm - 4:00pm           Hot Plate

4:00pm - 4:45pm           Social Hour 



Tickets ***Early Bird Discount ends September 1st***
 

GROUP SUPPORTING SPONSOR | $1,500($1,300 before September 1st)
      General admission for 10 plus 5 sponsor ticket for an Educator or Student

GROUP TICKET | $1,000 ($900 before September 1st)
      General admission for 10 plus 1 sponsor ticket for an Educator or Student

SUPPORTING SPONSOR | $150($135 before September 1st)
      General admission for 1 plus 1 sponsor ticket for an Educator or Student

SINGLE TICKET | $110 ($99 before September 1st)/ $125 (AT THE DOOR)
       General admission for 1

EDUCATOR/STUDENT TICKET |$75 ($65 before September 1st)
      General admission for 1

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Sponsorships 


With 250 restaurateurs and industry professionals participating, this is an exceptional opportunity to gain maximum exposure to an engaged target audience.  Find your participation level below, or contact the GHRA for unique sponsorship opportunities.

Title Sponsor|$7,500 (Exclusive)
Includes 15 tickets (to be used or donated in sponsors name)
Prominent promotion with link in digital program
Listing as title sponsor in all publications (pending production schedules)
Opportunity to leave 'take-aways' at summit with event approval

Break Sponsor | $3,500 each (1 available)
Includes 5 tickets (to be used or donated in sponsors name)
Promotion with link in digital program
Listed as Break sponsor on agendas and program

Event Underwriter | $2,500
Includes 10 tickets (to be used or donated in sponsors name)
Promotion with link in digital program
Listing as an Event underwriter in all publications (pending production schedules)
Opportunity to leave 'take-aways
' at summit with event approval

To apply for a sponsorship opportunity, please email Ty Adams at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more details. 


 


SPONSORED BY

 

Panel Sessions and Demo Sponsored By

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Snacks & Drinks Sponsored by

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LUNCH Sponsored by

 
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Social Hour Sponsored by
 

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Supporting Sponsors 

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Questions? Contact Jennifer Milian-Rios by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone at 713.802.1200

Proceeds benefit the GHRA Scholarship Fund, the Texas Restaurant Association Education Foundation, the GHRA, and other deserving local culinary institutions and charities.