Our consulting in business development and strategy is highly customized to the client’s needs and goals. We have a depth and breadth of knowledge of a variety of business models in restaurant and food service organizations. In our work with franchises, boutique high-end establishments, small local restaurants, and internationally renowned establishments, one common thread holds true: Our clients want a business that is sustainable (and often scalable) and that generates consistent revenue with greater ease, efficiency, and enjoyment. Business growth does not have to be stressful when you have the right tools, resources, and strategies to support you.
We help our clients clarify the big vision for their company, and then we design a strategic plan to get them there. We also identify opportunities in the marketplace that can be leveraged as well as strategic partners and brand ambassadors who can help promote your organization.
“Jill is organized, efficient and extremely competent. Any project that she has supervised for us was planned out in great detail and she made a big effort to push it through, sticking to a timeline to get the project done. She was adept at dealing with a team of multiple personalities within our company and on the outside. At all times she was ethical and trustworthy."Lyn Grogan, Vice President, Marketing and Product Development and Co-Founder/Owner, Sweet Sam's Bakery“Working with Jill on various projects has always been a very positive and wonderful experience. Jill is creative, accurate and reliable. She always demonstrates her respect for alternate ideas and is an excellent listener, storing details of conversations in her mind, ready to comment and give amazing advice. It is her creative nature and eye for detail that makes an enormous difference and a positive impact on any project.”Shari Wright-Pilo"Jill is an experienced entrepreneur and talented business woman. Bringing loads of dynamic creativity, she understands the macro and micro business environment - an important factor in driving sales. Jill possesses a unique quality in both being a team player and a great team leader. "Gina Shaffer“Jill worked hard for us always putting our interests first. She was referred to us and working with Jill was a delight due to her knowledge, experience and professionalism together with her integrity, warmth and genuine nature. We highly recommend Jill.”Elliot K.“Jill went above and beyond she is knowledgeable, dedicated and hard working; she conducts herself with integrity and geniality."Stephanie Marks and Jonathan Zellan“It was a privilege to work with Jill Raff, her industry knowledge and experience coupled with her professionalism and warm approach made working with her an absolute pleasure. I highly recommend Jill to anyone looking to be represented by someone who genuinely has their client's best interest in mind.”Kimberley A. Calabrese, Senior Management Executive, AKAM“Jill is the consummate professional. She will look you in the eye, and make you feel like a friend. She operates with integrity. I'd recommend her any day, as she is an absolute pleasure to work with!”Tony Harris