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Bennett Hoffman

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Clearwater, FL

Languages:English

How I can help you

Expert 

Long Time SCORE mentor. Over 40 years of restaurant experience both entrepreneurial and corporate in all aspects of the food service industry.. My experience includes Fast Food, Fine Dining, Stadium Concessions, Japanese, Steakhouses, Quick Serve Restaurants, Coffee Shops Pizza and Diners. Particularly experienced in Business Plans, Start Ups and Buy/Sell Business. 

Experienced in:Business Operations in the Restaurant and Hospitality Industries.

Start Ups, Restaurants, Coffee Shops, Major Restaurant Chains, Fast Food, Quick Serve, Liquor Bars, Wine Bars,Beer Bars and Bar and Grill

In addition, many other aspects of the food service Industry including Catering

Expert in writing Business Plans, Operation Control & Analysis, Startups, Food and Beverage Control, Systems, Operating Procedures and Financial Analysis.

Developed the Business Viability Program (BVP). This program determines the viability of prospective new and existing businesses.

Created the Business Financial Program (BFP). A program designed to create the financial data for a business plan.

Originated and implemented computerized hourly labor cost containment systems and controls. 

Specific computer/software development and application experience in demographic analysis, Pro-Forma P&L's, Business Plan development, menu creation, recipe development, food and beverage purchasing and inventory control.

Developed computer/software program applications for Budgets, Cash flows, Pro-forma P & L’s, Other financial tools for operations analysis.

Developed and written operations manuals and procedures and has developed and implemented detailed cost controls for food and beverage.

Education

Attended the School of Hotel and Restaurant Management at the University of Denver, Denver, Colorado, majoring in Hotel and Restaurant Administration. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from New York University, New York, N.Y.

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