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By Andy Sernovitz on November 16th, 2012 | 33365Comment on this postAndy%27s+Answers%3A+How+Food+Network+brought+everyone+around+its+social+media+table2012-11-16+12%3A57%3A38Andy+Sernovitzhttp%3A%2F%2Fsmartblogs.com%2F%3Fp%3D33365
For food people, Thanksgiving is like the Super Bowl. For an event that’s such a big deal, Food Network’s social media director, Kate Gold, and online editor, Sarah De Heer, wanted to include everyone.
So they started a social media campaign that was inspired by how food brings everyone together. They called it the Communal Table and asked everyone to #pullupachair.[…] Continue Reading »
By Tricia Smith on November 7th, 2011 | 221501 comment on this post3+trends+from+the+Metropolitan+Cooking+%26+Entertaining+Show+2011-11-07+13%3A00%3A06Tricia+Smithhttp%3A%2F%2Fsmartblogs.com%2Frestaurants%2F%3Fp%3D5212
The Metropolitan Cooking & Entertaining Show rolled through Washington, D.C., during the weekend, bringing with it celebrity chefs, presenters and hundreds of exhibitors who showed off wares including kitchen utensils and gourmet food. The event was the show’s sixth in the nation’s capital.
Chef Paula Deen celebrated her fifth year with the D.C. show. The host of Food Network’s “Paula’s Best Dishes” and “Paula’s Home Cooking” spoke to a packed Celebrity Theater at the Walter E.[…] Continue Reading »
By Megan Conniff on April 15th, 2011 | 2632Comment on this postAmy+Sedaris%27+Chipotle+couture%2C+%22Top+Chef+Masters%22+and+Food+Network+chefs2011-04-15+11%3A00%3A00Megan+Conniffhttp%3A%2F%2Fsmartblogs.com%2Frestaurants%2F%3Fp%3D2632
Every week, Restaurant SmartBrief editors scour the Internet for the breaking news and best-practices stories that restaurant owners and managers need to make their businesses smarter. However, every week, hundreds of fascinating food, beverage and restaurant stories don’t make the cut. Here are a few of my favorite stories from the past week that didn’t make the newsletter: