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September 25 & 26

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THE PLACE TO BE. 

Coming to you LIVE & in-person in THIS SUNDAY & MONDAY.

New year. New show. Are you ready?

Explore the show floor with vendors showcasing the most innovative food, beverage, equipment & tech available today and chef demos. Expand your knowledge during our keynote with Felecia Hatcher Monday morning, a special demo from our Star Chef Nacho Aguirre on Sunday, Expo University presentations each day by industry experts plus two immersive workshops. Enjoy networking at the Welcome Reception Sunday evening at Howl at the Moon, in the Expo Café for breakfast Sunday & Monday mornings and relax & recharge both days in the Connections Networking Lounge with LIVE music from local BMI artists. 

EVERYONE'S WELCOME
AT OUR TABLE.

OVER HALF OF OUR MEMBERS ARE SMALL BUSINESSES.
Independents. Franchisees. Chains. We serve all Ohio restaurants. 
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WHY DO RESTAURANT, FOODSERVICE AND HOSPITALITY BUSINESSES JOIN THE OHIO RESTAURANT ASSOCIATION?

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SAVINGS

To take advantage of quality products & services offered by the association & Preferred Vendors evaluated by the ORA that can save time & money and advance & protect your business

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GROWTH

To grow personally & professionally by attending association events, meeting industry experts & accessing valuable content

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ADVOCACY

To know they can rely upon the ORA to protect their businesses at the local, state & federal levels through nonpartisan, pro-business advocacy

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Video discussing how the ORA can help you apply for or post an industry job.
There are hundreds of industry career opportunities available right now from chefs, servers and management personnel to purchasing, accountants & suppliers.

CLICK HERE to apply for a job or post a job.

Visit ServSuccess® for restaurant industry career advancement resources.

National Restaurant Association Workforce Engagement

ORA PREFERRED VENDORS

click here for Ohio Restaurant promise information, signage and the Promise tool kit
read all about the ORA Vendor Program and connect with us to learn how to get involved

Restaurants are the cornerstones of our communities, and Ohio's restaurants employ more than 500,000 of your friends, neighbors and family members. We've all experienced exemplary hospitality, celebrated life’s biggest moments, enjoyed a relaxing meal and some people have even received a donation from a favorite restaurant. 


Support those who have supported us and the communities we call home. Donate today.

#OhioRestaurantsRelief

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