|By Business Wire||
|December 13, 2013 09:01 AM EST||
Today Groupon (http://www.groupon.com) announced that Breadcrumb PRO (https://breadcrumb.groupon.com/pro), the company’s iPad point-of-sale system for bars and restaurants, is sponsoring Jon Taffer’s, the host and executive producer of Spike TV’s Bar Rescue (http://www.spike.com/shows/bar-rescue), 2013-2014 Rescue Tour. The tour, which is presented by Nightclub & Bar Media Group provides bar owners and their employees with a unique opportunity to learn from Jon Taffer and other industry leaders on the best practices and techniques they need to be successful in the bar and nightlife industry.
During the four-hour workshops, bar operators are provided with everything they need to set up their business from a technology and operational perspective to the best ways to market to the masses. In addition, attendees are provided with an opportunity to network with leaders in the industry.
“We’re proud to team up with Jon Taffer and Nightclub & Bar Media Group because they share Groupon’s passion for helping small businesses grow and become more successful,” said Seth Harris, vice president and general manager, Breadcrumb.
The tour, which is in its third year, kicks off Dec. 16, 2013 in Los Angeles. Bar operators interested in learning more about the tour can visit http://ncbrescuetour.com/.
About Jon Taffer
Jon Taffer is an internationally recognized, award-winning restaurant operator, owner and concept developer. He’s a respected industry “voice” with nearly 30 years of hands-on experience, and is president of the Nightclub & Bar Media Group, which includes the Nightclub & Bar Convention and Trade Show and Nightclub & Bar’s targeted e-newsletters and other digital media products including THE industry’s online destination, nightclub.com. Taffer is also star and executive producer of the successful Spike TV “Bar Rescue” series and chairman of Taffer Dynamics where he acts as a consultant and development adviser to restaurants, nightclubs and hotels around the world.
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