Females in Hospitality
Hosts Mike Hewitt and Sarah Diehl discuss leadership, inclusion and the changing face of hospitality with three women making waves - Camille Becerra, Chef, Aleta Maxwell, Chief HR Officer of Dos Toros Taqueria, and Annie Shi, Owner of King Restaurant. Recruit Retain Relax is powered by Simplecast.
Brad Mayer of Precept Wine at Feast Portland 2019
Brad Mayer is the Senior Vice President of Marketing for Precept Wine, the largest privately held wine producer in the Pacific West. Listen in as he and Mike Edison, host of Recruit. Retain. Relax., sip some delicious wine, and discuss some of the company’s exciting new ventures.
Kwame Onwuachi, author of Notes from a Young Black Chef, at Feast Portland 2019
Acclaimed DC chef Kwame Onwuachi is the author of the acclaimed memoir Notes from a Young Black Chef and a former Top Chef contestant. He sits down with HRN’s Program Director Hannah Fordin and Mike Hewitt, host of Recruit. Retain. Relax., to talk about the evolution of his career and...
Catch us at The Big Feast in Portland, Oregon
The countdown is on! We're heading back to Portland, Oregon for Feast. For the first time, the festival is taking over Tom McCall Waterfront Park with The Big Feast, a two-day event that will be the festival's largest one yet. Tickets are still available for Saturday and Sunday. Swing by...
Train to Retain
Hosts Mike Hewitt and Sarah Diehl welcome Rick DeMarco, COO of cult SOHO street cart turned multi-unit darling Calexico, and Kate Edwards, service expert, executive coach, and founder of hospitality consultancy Kate Edwards Company. The discussion: The why, who and how of effective hospitality training. Recruit, Retain, Relax is...
On this show, hosts Mike Hewitt and Sarah Diehl welcome Suzanne Dumaine, founder of the much-anticipated Three Owls Market, and Beatrice Stein, hospitality operations consultant. The discussion: Common employer pitfalls, and how to proactively build a team with staying power. Recruit. Retain. Relax. is powered by Simplecast
Respect Breeds Retention
Hosts Mike Hewitt and Sarah Diehl welcome Elvira Ryder, HR Director extraordinaire, and Andrew Rigie, Executive Director of the New York City Hospitality Alliance, and discuss the rising minimum wage, and equality and empowerment in the hospitality workplace. Recruit, Retain, Relax is powered by Simplecast