The Cheesecake Factory
605 North Harbor Drive, Redondo Beach, CA 90277
All Attendees Must Register:
Email your name, company, title, and company email address to Amber Bradley at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Parking is free at the Cheesecake Factory.
This event is FREE for restaurants.
Only solution providers that are sponsoring may attend.
The Redondo Beach Hotel
Address: 400 N Harbor Dr, Redondo Beach, CA 90277
Phone: (310) 376-0746
Rate range: $159 – $199
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Crowne Plaza Redondo Beach and Marina
Address: 300 N Harbor Dr, Redondo Beach, CA 90277
Phone: (310) 318-8888
Rate range: $159 – $210
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Attend RLPSA has partnered with the Foodservice Industry Risk Management Association (FIRMA) for our upcoming CONNECT event at the Cheesecake Factory in Redondo Beach, California.
CONNECT events are one-day, power workshop for LP, Risk, and Safety teams focused on crime activity against Table Service, Casual Dining, and Quick Service Restaurants (QSR), casual dining restaurants and other food service providers.
The workshop is designed to not only connect restaurant security practitioners and local law enforcement professionals, but is also designed to develop awareness on trending issues and foster open discussion and solutions among the attendees. This workshop will have an emphasis on the greater Los Angeles area.
Register today by emailing your name, title, company and email address to Executive Director, Amber Bradley, at email@example.com.
PROGRAM SCHEDULE (subject to change)
Registration, Badge Retrieval, and Breakfast
Welcome & Opening Remarks
Kurt Leisure, Vice President of Risk Services, The Cheesecake Factory
Amber Bradley, Executive Director of RLPSA
“Disruptive Guest Strategies: Creating and Sustaining Safe Environments for our Customers and Employees”
Presented by Hugo Cortez, Field Security Manager, McDonald’s, Sgt. Grajeda, Hawthorn Police Department, Paig Parish, Amphion
“The Role of Marijuana / Cannabidiol in the Workplace and the Impact on Drug Testing”
“Time Card Fraud, Ghost Employees, and Working off the Clock: Using Biometrics to Prevent Employee Fraud”
Networking Lunch in Topic Tables
Facilitated Round Table Discussions: Find out how your peers are tackling some of your challenges and share your own strategies and best practices! Rotating topic tables on loss prevention, safety, and risk issues. Topics include: Unwanted guest strategies, Current Technology challenges, Payment Card Fraud, and Phone Scams
“Building and Strengthening Law Enforcement Partnerships” A Panel and group discussion
“LP & Risk: Fraud/Investigations in Claims Management” David Donna, Hospitality Attorney, Donna Law Firm.
“Identifying and Resolving Workforce Conflicts to Your Guests and Employees,”
Presented by panelists: Bill Fox, Chairman of Maybo Limited, McDonald’s, Heidi Bastien, Sr. Director of Risk Management, El Pollo Loco, Inc.
Adjourn / Closing Remarks
Networking & Reception
Thank you to our sponsors:
ATHOS Group, Amphion, Stanley Security Solutions, Envysion, Off Duty Services, CAP Index, DTiQ
RLPSA & FIRMA CONNECT Redondo Beach is a FREE event for RESTAURANTS. Join the exclusive community of restaurant LP, Security & Safety professionals who solve the unique challenges the restaurant and food service industry faces every day. Smarter. Together.
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