What you missed – September member meeting

Many thanks to Dreamland Bar and Diner for hosting The Seattle Restaurant Alliance in-person monthly meeting yesterday.

Our first presentation was from Ryan Jones from Fisher Phillips law firm who discussed tip pooling practices and spoke to service charge disclaimers from a legal perspective.

Here are a few resources and highlights from the presentation:

Communicate with employees on where tips are going, be transparent.

For our second presentation, we had a panel discussion regarding how to effectively utilize different POS and other third-party systems for cost saving and other analysis. This discussion was led by a selected group of members.

Here are a few highlights:

Next Meeting:

The next meeting will be at 10 a.m. on Oct 12 at Elliott Bay Brewing in West Seattle (4720 California Ave SW Seattle, WA 98116).