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Food Truck Events—With or Without the Truck!

Mark Lopez (CFO (Chef/Farmer/Owner), Crave Catering)

Steve DeAngelo (President, DeAngelo's Catering & Events)

Location: Roman 1

Date: Sunday, February 18

Time: 8:30am - 9:15am

Track: Business & Operations, Sales & Marketing

Company Role: Catering Professionals: Operations, Sales, Marketing and Staff, Owners & Executives

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

Food truck events are in demand! Truck? No truck? Don't turn this business away; learn how to capitalize on this ever-popular trend. This session will show you how to create a profitable business model that can be used time and time again—with or without owning your own truck. Learn from industry veterans Mark and Steve where in their Portland, OR market there are over 1,000 trucks competing for their clients' dining dollars—and how they have captured their corner of the market.