SafeStaff Connector February 2017

Food Safety for the Big Game:  It’s a great time to think about keeping guests safe at your big game party.  Food safety is a key ingredient to any successful event, and a party celebrating your favorite team should be no exception.  Take a look at Food Safety News for a great reminder! is Read More

12.1.16 Hospitality Hotline

This week FRLA President/CEO Carol Dover traveled to Central Florida to serve on the VISIT FLORIDA Strategic Planning Taskforce to discuss next steps of the VISIT FLORIDA 2020 Strategic Plan. Dover is also attending the International Society of Hotel Association Executives (ISHAE) Winter Summit in San Francisco to mingle with fellow hospitality executives from all Read More

11.17.16 Hospitality Hotline

FRLA 2017 Chairman Dox Fox took time to speak with South Florida FRLA members this Tuesday at the Miami-Dade Chairman’s Breakfast and Monroe Chairman’s Reception. A nationally-renowned speaker and restaurant veteran, Chairman Fox gave his Power of Branding presentation to a packed house, and installed the 2017 Officers and Board for both chapters.

11.3.16 Hospitality Hotline

Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart joined local restaurant owners at Sergio’s this week to participate in a roundtable disccusion hosted by the Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association (FRLA) and the National Restaurant Association (NRA). Industry leaders discussed overtime regulations, the joint-employer standard, immigration reform and other government policies impacting their businesses.

10.22.16 Hospitality Hotline

In response to the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, FRLA and VISIT FLORIDA traveled to Florida’s northeast coast from Daytona Beach, up the Palm Coast and the Flagler Beaches to Saint Augustine, meeting with local industry leaders and visiting local restaurants, hotels and attractions. We are extremely fortunate to be open for business and welcome visitors Read More