PIHE Entrepreneurs in Residence: Nick Bayer ’00

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Key areas of expertise: Social Impact Food & Beverage Culture Nick Bayer has always been in the business of bringing people together, whether it’s as one of Philadelphia Business Journal’s “Most Admired CEOs” or as a consummate team captain since Little League. So when he created Saxbys in 2005, Nick never really considered it to […]

PIHE Entrepreneurs in Residence: Fred Singer

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Key areas of expertise: Family Business & Family Business Successions Commercial Kitchen Design Negotiations Management Strategy Mid-Market Mergers & Acquisitions Fred Singer is President and CEO of Singer Equipment Company, one of the largest distributors of foodservice equipment and supplies in the United States.  As the largest supplier of commercial kitchens in the greater New […]

PIHE Entrepreneurs in Residence: Brandon Barton '03

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Key areas of expertise: Restaurant Technology Startups SaaS Sales Brandon is a hospitality tech entrepreneur who has used his experience working in operations at the top hospitality groups such as Danny Meyer’s USHG and Patina Restaurant Group to build and scale early stage tech products that help restaurateurs. He is currently CEO of Bite, the […]

PIHE Entrepreneurs in Residence: Robert Gregor '00, JD '07

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Key areas of expertise: Hotel Operations Merger and Acquisitions Attorney Family Business Ownership Negotiated, structures draft agreements Team building and problem solving Monetization Robert N. Gregor, Esq. is the founder and owner of Gregor Hotels and a practicing attorney in commercial litigation and transactional matters. He received his B.S. from Cornell University’s School of Hotel […]

CREF: The View for 2022 Insights and Expectations for the U.S. Hotel Industry

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Event Overview After 20 months of upheaval, the U.S. hotel industry is eager to regain lost ground. Leisure travel has rebounded, COVID-19 vaccination rates are up, and unemployment is declining, yet corporate and group travel remain well below 2019’s levels, and supply chain issues and inflation fears are real. Could 2022 be a turning point? […]

PIHE Entrepreneurs in Residence: Fred Singer

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Key areas of expertise: Family Business & Family Business Successions Commercial Kitchen Design Negotiations Management Strategy Mid-Market Mergers & Acquisitions Fred Singer is President and CEO of Singer Equipment Company, one of the largest distributors of foodservice equipment and supplies in the United States.  As the largest supplier of commercial kitchens in the greater New […]

PIHE Entrepreneurs in Residence: Fred Singer

Key areas of expertise: Family Business & Family Business Successions Commercial Kitchen Design Negotiations Management Strategy Mid-Market Mergers & Acquisitions Fred Singer is President and CEO of Singer Equipment Company, one of the largest distributors of foodservice equipment and supplies in the United States.  As the largest supplier of commercial kitchens in the greater New […]

PIHE Entrepreneurs in Residence: Fred Singer

Virtual Ithaca

Key areas of expertise: Family Business & Family Business Successions Commercial Kitchen Design Negotiations Management Strategy Mid-Market Mergers & Acquisitions Fred Singer is President and CEO of Singer Equipment Company, one of the largest distributors of foodservice equipment and supplies in the United States.  As the largest supplier of commercial kitchens in the greater New […]