April 29, 2014
Finalist from Wisconsin Named in National Restaurant Association Operator Innovations Awards
The National Restaurant Association's 2014 Operator Innovations Awards honors Potowatomi Bingo Casino in Milwaukee as a national finalist.
The Operator Innovations Awards recognize and celebrate operational excellence and ingenuity in health and nutrition, marketing, menu development, sustainability and technology.
An independent panel of foodservice operator experts from across the industry has selected finalists for the 3rd annual Operation Innovations Awards. The judges have selected finalists in each of five categories: The winners in each category, in addition to the Innovator of the Year, will be announced live in Chicago at the Destination: Celebration gala on Saturday, May 17th, during the 2014 National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show®.
Potawatomi Bingo Casino, Milwaukee – Menu Development: Their progressive culinary philosophy uses calculated risks to push the limits of menu development and execution—going beyond sustainable, organic and underutilized local food (SOUL) to incorporate invasive species, offal and indigenous ingredients on menus throughout the property.
For more information on the Operator Innovations Awards and a complete list of national finalists visit http://show.restaurant.org/Attend/Innovations-Awards/Operator-Innovations-Awards
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