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Olivia Terenzio

Olivia Terenzio is the Editor in Chief of Open for Business.
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10 things you need to know before starting a restaurant remodel

10 things you need to know before starting a restaurant remodel

If your restaurant has been open for 10 years and business is good, that’s something to celebrate. But at some...
Olivia Terenzio
Hospitality in real life: How to make every guest feel like a VIP

Hospitality in real life: How to make every guest feel like a VIP

We all know that hospitality is the key to success in the restaurant industry—not just getting butts in seats, but...
Olivia Terenzio
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6 steps to a successful brunch service

At Founding Farmers—the farmer-owned concept with locations in Washington D.C., Montgomery County, MD, and Tysons, VA—brunch is a family-friendly, all-American...
Olivia Terenzio
7 Lessons in Running a Successful Restaurant Company from Cameron Mitchell

7 Lessons in running a successful restaurant company from Cameron Mitchell

Cameron Mitchell Restaurants, the group known for wide-reaching brands such as Ocean Prime, Marcella’s, and Molly Woo’s, has been an...
Olivia Terenzio
8 Ways to Make a Commissary Kitchen Work for Your Restaurant Business

8 Ways to Make a Commissary Kitchen Work for Your Restaurant

In a busy restaurant kitchen, efficiency is everything. As restaurant groups grow and one concept turns into five—and additional business...
Olivia Terenzio
Holiday Catering: 9 Tips to Help You Plan, Delight & Thrive During the Biggest Months of the Year

Why This Chef Opened a Restaurant with No Servers

When chef Phillip Frankland Lee and his wife and pastry chef Margarita Lee opened Scratch Bar & Kitchen in Encino,...
Olivia Terenzio
In it Together: taking on the insurance industry with Naomi Pomeroy & Robert J. Nelson

In it Together: taking on the insurance industry with Naomi Pomeroy & Robert J. Nelson

OpenTable’s webinar series, In it Together, tackles key topics facing the industry during the COVID-19 crisis. What does hospitality look...
Olivia Terenzio
In it Together: reinventing the industry with Andrew Zimmern & Rohini Dey

In it Together: reinventing the industry with Andrew Zimmern & Rohini Dey

OpenTable’s webinar series, In it Together, tackles key topics facing the industry during the COVID-19 crisis. What does hospitality look...
Olivia Terenzio
In it Together: reopening and the guest experience with Lynn Juang & Juan Correa

In it Together: reopening and the guest experience with Lynn Juang & Juan Correa

OpenTable’s webinar series, In it Together, tackles key topics facing the industry during the COVID-19 crisis. What does hospitality look...
Olivia Terenzio