Haywood Wright

Haywood Wright
Haywood started in the restaurant industry when she was one of those crazy ill-prepared people who thought it would be fun to start a restaurant. She was lucky enough to have a chef as a sister so they opened up The Avocado Cafe in 2014 which they sold for a profit in 2017.

Recent Posts

Create a Bathroom Befitting Your Restaurant

Posted by Haywood Wright on Feb 14, 2019 4:15:45 PM

I went to the bathroom at a nice restaurant recently – brand new build-out, immaculate interior. The bathroom was clean and roomy and well stocked...

How to Leverage Big Data to Boost Your Restaurant

Posted by Haywood Wright on Feb 7, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Big data has become a popular topic that is no longer reserved for multi-national corporations. Thanks to technology gains, businesses of all...

8 Growing Food & Entertainment Concepts To Watch

Posted by Haywood Wright on Jan 15, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Dave & Busters may have been the pioneers in the "eatertainment" industry (and I've spent many fun night there), but new concepts are starting to...

2019 Restaurant Conferences to Attend

Posted by Haywood Wright on Jan 1, 2019 9:00:00 AM

The new year brings with it a new lineup of restaurant conference to consider attending. Below is a non-exhaustive look at some of the premiere...

Opentable, a Necessary Evil?

Posted by Haywood Wright on Apr 2, 2018 7:00:00 AM

We all use it. Whether trying to book a large party, or just going out with a loved one for dinner, there is no doubt that OpenTable is a useful...

Are Ghost Kitchens the Next Big Thing?

Posted by Haywood Wright on Mar 30, 2018 7:00:00 AM

Ghost Kitchens (restaurants) are food service businesses that serve customers exclusively with delivery. While early experiments haven't all gone...

Alcohol Production Growth in 2017

Posted by Haywood Wright on Mar 14, 2018 7:00:00 AM

The number of U.S. wineries, breweries, and distilleries continued their growth in 2017 according to The Alcohol Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau...

The Evolving Role of Technology in Restaurants

Posted by Haywood Wright on Mar 8, 2018 7:00:00 AM

The hospitality industry is always looking for ways to automate and entrepreneurs are beginning to push the boundaries when it comes to the role...