February 28, 2015

Writing to you live from the Oregon ProStart Culinary Championships, being held at the Spirit Mountain Casino in Grand Ronde, OR. 

I first learned of this wonderful program while attending the Oregon Restaurant & Ldoging Association's Annual Convention in 2014.  The...

July 17, 2014

I don't normally use the blog to share other articles. But I am extrememly proud to be a part of this amazing venture.  For many years, the American public has had a skewed perception of the word "hostel."  People envision dim rooms, moldy tile, party kids, and filfthy...

February 22, 2014

By Michael Chamberlian-Torres, Owner/Chief Consultant at Hospitality by Torres

 

When I travel, I try my best to blend in with the locals. Unless we are talking about something spectacular like the Great Wall of China or The Blue Mosque, you generally won't find me anywh...

January 6, 2014

By Michael Chamberlian-Torres, Owner/Chief Consultant at Hospitality by Torres

 

Recently, I was invited to the Breakside Brewery Tap Room in Milwaukie, OR to tour the brewing facilities and sit down for an interview with Head Brewer, Ben Edmunds.  Only three years old,...

December 17, 2013

By Michael Chamberlian-Torres, Owner/Chief Consultant at Hospitality by Torres

 

Mr. Andy Divine, Professor at the University of Denver’s Knoebel School of Hospitality Management once told me, “If you work in this business [hospitality], you will always have a job. No ma...

December 2, 2013

By Michael Chamberlian-Torres, Owner/Chief Consultant at Hospitality by Torres

 

We’ve all been there before… you’re sitting in a restaurant and the vibes are great, having just enjoyed a fantastic meal, you are ready to keep things moving. But where is the server so you...

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