Hotel F&B Observer Blog

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Ned Barker

Ned Barker is a hotel industry veteran and principal of Grill Ventures Consulting, Inc. (www.GrillVC.com). Specializing in F&B, GVC works with both hotel and restaurant companies.
GVC’s work ranges from full concept development to operations/marketing review & analysis, to special one-off project assignments. Barker is a noted speaker who delights at sharing his expertise at hospitality and hotel management conferences.
Ned is serves on the board of the Global Soap Project (www.GlobalSoap.org). He is a graduate of the University of Michigan.

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Grill Ventures Consulting, Inc.
ned@grillvc.com

Ned Barker is a hotel industry veteran and principal of Grill Ventures Consulting, Inc. (www.GrillVC.com). Specializing in F&B, GVC works with both hotel and restaurant companies.

GVC’s work ranges from full concept development to operations/marketing review & analysis, to special one-off project assignments.

Barker is a noted speaker who delights at sharing his expertise at hospitality and hotel management conferences.

Ned is serves on the board of the Global Soap Project (www.GlobalSoap.org). He is a graduate of the University of Michigan.