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Marketing Symposium

Expo Speakers

Restaurant Marketing Symposium

March 9 & 10

Want to attract new customers?

Grow on social media?

Improve marketing ROI?


From storytelling to websites, social media to branding, the 4th annual Restaurant Marketing Symposium provides training and resources to help you find your unique voice and drive more business.


Access 12 in-depth seminars, another 18 quick bite talks, Q&A opportunities with experts and tools to make your business stand out. You'll take home ideas and strategies - from beginner to advanced.


Symposium registration—just $30 before December 15, 2019. Prices increase to $40 December 16 - March 8, 2020. Onsite registration $49—includes admission to the Midwest Foodservice Expo.


2020 registration coming soon!

Restaurant Marketing Symposium seminars cover a wide-range of topics presented by a diverse group of marketing experts. A packed schedule of sessions will help you navigate social media, online ads, branding and more.

Whether you are just emerging or an iconic establishment, the strategies you'll find in these sessions will help you amplify your brand.

The Power Formula for LinkedIn Success for the Foodservice Industry Professional

How to Build a Restaurant Marketing Machine

NonFiction Branding™ - Discovering, crafting and communicating your completely true brand story

How a Menu Makeover Will Increase Your Profitability


Marketing Quick Bites offer focused training in continuous 15-minute presentations, right on the show floor. You'll find great tips and best practices for driving business in topics like: 

  • Build digital channels
  • Quick tips for social media
  • Cut through the clutter
  • Food photography 
  • Develop a brand voice
  • Community activation
  • And more!

See the Schedule