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Entrée-preneur Series Spring 2022 Schedule & Registration
The Entree-preneur Series is an interactive 8-class series taught by industry leading professionals designed to foster the development of new restaurateurs and food entrepreneurs.
Attendees must attend all classes to graduate from the program.
All attendees who complete the Entree-preneur Series, and satisfy all other requirements to work in the kitchen, will receive a complimentary first month of kitchen use on us!
Sat. Feb 18, 9:30AM-11:30 AM
Building Your Business Plan, Business Model Canvas, CV Microlending Program
Speaker(s): Tom Murro, President of Chef Space; Dan Williams, CV Business Development Specialist
Sat. Feb 25, 9:30AM-11:30AM
Purchasing & Managing Food Cost, Managing & Tracking Inventory, Managing Staff
Speaker: Jesse Johnson, Johnson Restaurant Group
Sat. March 4, 9:30AM-11:30AM
The Breakeven Calculation: Understanding How Much Revenue You Need To Bring In Each Week
Speaker: Anne Shadle, Co-owner & Manager of Mayan Cafe, Owner of Left Brain Solutions, Restaurant and Small Business Consulting
Sat. March 11, 9:30AM-11:30AM
Operational Growth, Quality Assurance, and Marketing Basics for Emerging Businesses; Catering Basics with Claire Bridges
Speaker(s): Tom Murro, President of Chef Space; Claire Bridges, Business Coach with SBDC
Sat. March 25, 9:30AM-12:30PM
Resources/Tools To Assist Your Business
Speaker(s): Cindy Sizemore/Andrew Patterson, 5/3 Banking Representatives; Deja Downey, Vision Group Marketing and Consulting, LLC
Sat. April 1, 9:30AM-11:30AM
Marketing, Branding & Design
Speaker(s): Damaris Phillips and Coby Ming, Chef, Food Network Star, Author, Owner of Bluegrass Supper Club
Sat. April 8, 9:30AM-11:30AM
Liability Insurance Rundown & Digital Marketing Basics
Speaker(s): Johnathon Gray and Melissa Brown, State Farm Insurance; Kerry Demuth, Louisville SCORE and RevLocal
Sat. April 15, 9:30AM-12:30PM
Food Safety Seminar, Permit Requirements, Health Inspection(s) and Graduation Celebration
Speaker: Tom Murro, MPH, R.S., President of Chef Space
1812 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd.
Louisville, KY 40203
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