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Why Attend?

Success in restaurant technology requires a team approach, a common vision and commitment to the future. Attending the MURTEC will give you new resources, new information and new tools to make necessary strategic decisions for your future success.

You'll experience: 

  • Focused topic-tables, solving your technology challenges
  • Operator-only MURTEC University
  • Interactive, peer-to-peer workshops
  • Right-sized for making new connections and seeing old friends
  • Participation from the largest chains and restaurant operations
  • Competitively selected, relevant and solution-oriented education
Who You'll Meet:
  • Tech-savvy and growth-oriented restaurant companies
  • Top executives (including C-suite and VP level executives) across technology, finance, operations and marketing
  • CEOs/Presidents/Owners
  • Restaurant Groups, Franchises and Independent Operators across full-service, fast casual and quick-service brands
Company Job Title
&pizza IT Manager
5th Ave Restaurant Group IT Manager
A&W Food Services Canada Inc. VP of Business and Brand Performance
A&W Food Services of Canada Inc. IT Manager
AFC Brands IT Director
AMC Director
AMC Project Manager
AMC Program Manager
Amirian & Company CIO
Amirian & Company CFO
Amirian & Company Manager, Field Service IT
Anthony's Coal Fired Pizza Director of I.T.
Atlantic Region Food Corp Director of Operations
Aurify Brands Chief Operations Officer
b.good VP Analytics
Bar Louie Restaurant Operations IT Manager
Bar Louie Restaurant Operations Director of IT
BeyondCurious CEO
Big Dog's Hospitality Group CFO
Big Dog's Hospitality Group General Manager
Bill Miller Bar B-Q Ltd. I.T. / P.O.S. Director
Biscuitville Director of IT
Black Bear Diners, Inc. Vice President of IT Services
Blaze Pizza CFO
Bloomin' Brands, Inc GVP & General Manager, Off-Premises Dining
Bloomin' Brands, Inc. Sr. Director
BMW Management, Inc. Accounting Manager
BMW Management, Inc. CEO
BMW Management, Inc. CFO
Bobby Cox Companies Sr Business Analyst
Bobby Cox Companies POS Manager
Boddie-Noell Enterprises, Inc. Sr Director of IS Technical Services
Boddie-Noell Enterprises, INC. VP of IS
Boddie-Noell Enterprises, Inc. Sr. Network & Security Manager
Boddie-Noell Enterprises, Inc. Director of Restaurant Systems
Boddie-Noell Enterprises, Inc. Executive VP & CFO
Boston Market Corp. Senior Director of Systems Operations
Boston Market Corp. Sr. Director, IT
Boston Pizza International Inc. Director, Client Services
Boston Pizza International Inc. Manager, Digital Platforms, IT
Boston Pizza International Inc. Senior Support Manager, Client Services
BowleroCorp Bowlmor AMF CIO
Boyd Gaming Director, Revenue Management
Brinker International Chief Digital Officer
Brinker International Senior Manager Restaurant Systems
Brinker International VP, Information Technology​
Bruster's Real Ice Cream Franchise Technology Advisor
Burger Boss CTO
Burger Boss President/Founder
Burger Boss Owner/COO
Burgerville, LLC Director of Marketing
Burgerville, LLC Director of IT
Caesar's Entertainment Chief Experience Officer
Cafe Gratitude and Gracias Madre President
Cafe Gratitude and Gracias Madre COO
Cafe Gratitude and Gracias Madre IT Director
Cafe Zupas VP, IT
CaliBurger VP of Franchise Development
Caliburger CEO
California Fish Grill Restaurant Systems Manager
California Fish Grill Senior Director of IT
California Pizza Kitchen Sr. Director IT
California State University Director of the Hospitality Technology Research Institute
Cameron Mitchell Restaurants Director of Information Technology
Cameron Mitchell Restaurants Information Technology Senior Manager
Campero USA Corp. Sr. Director Accounting and Finance
Campero USA Corp. IT Manager
Capriottis Sandwich Shop IT Manager
Capriottis Sandwich Shop President
Capriottis Sandwich Shop Director of IT
Capstone Restaurant Group IT Manager
Capstone Restaurant Group Director of IT
CC Holdings, Inc. CEO
CC Holdings, Inc. COO
CC Holdings, Inc. Director of Operations
CEC Entertainment Inc. Director Store Solutions Delivery
Cedar Fair Entertainment Company Corporate F&B Systems & Project Manager
Centura CEO
Centura Director of Operations
Cerca Trova Restaurant Concepts Systems Administrator
Cerca Trova Restaurant Concepts IT Manager
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. Sr. Director, Information Technology
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. Sr. Mgr Restaurant Technologies
Chick-fil-A, Inc. Director
Chick-fil-A, Inc. Director, Operator Technology Solutions
Chicken Salad Chick VP OF IT
China Grill Management CFO
China Grill Management IT Manager
Chopt Creative Salad Co VP of IT
Church's Chicken Sr. Director, Information Technology
Chuy's Opco, Inc. Director, IT
Chuy's Opco, Inc. IT Manager
City Barbeque Director Solutions Architect
City Barbeque CIO
City Barbeque Systems Manager - IT
CKE Restaurants CIO
CKE Restaurants Sr Business Analyst
CompTIA Senior Director, Technology Analysis
ConStrata Technology Consulting Managing Director
Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurants SVP of IT
Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurants Solution Architect
Costa Vida Director of I.T.
Craft​W​orks Restaurants & Breweries VP of IT
CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries Sr. Manager of Loyalty and CRM
Crazy Bowls & Wraps Finance
Creole Cuisine Restaurant Concepts Director of I.T.
Culver Franchising Sr. IT Business Analyst
D'Amico and Partners Inc. Director of IT
Darden Vice President IT Business Solutions
Del Frisco's Restaurant Group Restaurant Systems Manager
Del Frisco's Restaurant Group Chief Technology Officer
Del Taco Director, Solutions and Quality
Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. Vice President of Direct Sales
DineEquity Vice President, IT
Dos Toros Taqueria CEO
Dos Toros Taqueria Director Of Technology
Drake University Dean, College of Business and Public Administration
Dutch Bros Coffee Jr Business Intelligence Analyst
Dutch Bros Coffee Director of Excellence
Eats On Lex GM
eatsa Co-founder & CEO
El Pollo Loco Inc. VP Information Technology
Elior North America Sr. Director of Information Technology
Elior North America Digital Manager
Elizabeth Blau & Associates Controller
Elizabeth Blau & Associates VP of Restaurant Operations
EnsembleIQ Attendee Development Supervisor
Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. Manager, Restaurant Systems
Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. Chief Information Officer
Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. Mgr, POS Engineering and Support
Fire and Vine Hospitality Director of IT
Firebirds International Director of Information Technology
Firehouse Subs Manager of Restaurant Systems
Firehouse Subs VP of IT
Firehouse Subs Systems Business Engineer
Fireman Hospitality Group Director of IT
Five Guys Enterprises, LLC Vice President of Strategic Initiatives
Five Guys Enterprises, LLC VP Information Technology
Five Guys Enterprises, LLC. Director of Restaurant Technology
Five Guys Intl. IT Director
Flynn Restaurant Group LLC Restaurant Technology Manager - Apple American Group
Flynn Restaurant Group LLC Restaurant Technology Manager - PanAmerican
Flynn Restaurant Group LLC Senior Director, Restaurant Systems
Ford Restaurant Group Director of IT
Formerly of CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc. Chief Technology Officer
Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers IT Director
Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers VP, Finance
FreeRange Concepts Director of Technology
Frisch's Restaurants Director IS/IT
Frisco's Carhop Diner & Catering Owner
Frisco's Carhop Diner & Catering Owner
Front Burner Manger of IT Services
FSC Franchise Co, LLC CFO
FSC Franchise Co, LLC COO
Fuzzy's Taco Shop VP of IT Operations
Gala Corporation Sr Manager - Information Systems
Galardi Group Director of restaurant systems
Ghirardelli - IT Dept Retail Enterprise Information System Analyst
Gibsons Restaurant Group VP of IT
Gibsons Restaurant Group IT Manger
Global Franchise Group Director of IT
Go Greek Yogurt Marketing
Golden Tree Restaurants VP of IT
GOSH Enterprises Manager, Information Technology
Granite City Food and Brewery Director of IT
Grill Concepts, Inc. Head Geek
Grill Concepts, Inc. IT Manager
Grimaldi's Pizzeria Information Technology Manager
Halo Top Scoop Shop Manager of IT Services
Hat Creek Burgers Director of System Services
Hat Creek Burgers Dir I.T.
Hideaway Pizza CFO
Hideaway Pizza IT Director
Hideaway Pizza Senior Accountant
Hideaway Pizza IT Analyst
Hillstone Restaurant Group Vice President
HIllstone Restaurant Group
Corporate Counsel and Director of Information Technology Systems
Hofman Hospitality Group I.T. Field Support Manager
Hofman Hospitality Group Director of Information Technology
Hooters Management Corp Chief Financial Officer
Hooters Management Corp Area Supervisor
Hooters Management Corp Chief Technology Officer
Hooters Management Corp Controller
Hooters of America, LLC Chief Information Officer
Hooters of America, LLC Director of Information Systems
Hooters of America, LLC Sr Software Engineer
HotBox Pizza Owner
Huddle House VP of Information Technology
Hudsons Canada's Pub Controller
Hungry Howie's Pizza Store Technology Consultant
Hungry Howie's Pizza Director of IT
Innovative Dining Group Chief Financial Officer
Innovative Dining Group Director of Financial Reporting
Intelligent Transactions CEO
International Coffee & Tea, LLC Director of IT Analytics
iPic Entertainment CTO
Islands Restaurants Director of IT
Islands Restaurants CFO
Jack in the Box Director of Innovation
Jack in the Box Enterprise Architect
Jack In The Box Sr. Systems Analyst
Jason's Deli Asst. IT Director
Java Time CEO
JCK Companies Director of Information Technology
Johnny's Pizza House, Inc. IT Director
JP Fuji Equity Partner
King Taco Restaurants Inc IT Manager
Kolache Factory VP IT
Kolache Factory Chief Development Officer
Kosher In Midtown President
Lazy Dog Restaurants LLC Vice President of Technology
Le Duff America Vice President of Information Technology
Le Duff America Vice President of Human Resources
Legendary Restaurants CEO
Lemonade Restaurant Group/ Square Peg Hospitality Founder
Livit Designs CEO
Logan's Roadhouse, Inc. Chief Information Officer
Logan's Roadhouse, Inc. Sr. Director of Restaurant Systems
Luby's Executive Director of IT
Luna Grill Technology Manager
Luna Grill IT/Technical Support Administrator
Manna Inc. VP - Technology
Manna, Inc Systems and Projects Director
Marco's Franchising, LLC Sr. Business Analyst
Marco's Franchising, LLC VP CIO
Marco's Franchising, LLC RMS/IT Manager
Marriott International Global Senior Dir of F&B Tech/POS
Mascott Corporation CEO
MGM Resorts International Business Solutions Executive IT
Miguel's Restaurant Systems Administrator
MixtGreens Operations
MOD Pizza VP of IT
Modern Market Director of Information Technology
Momofuku Director of Information Technology
Monical Pizza Corporation Information Systems Coordinator
Monical Pizza Corporation Marketing Coordinator
MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes IT Manager
MRG / Rock and Brews IT Manager
MUY Chief Information Officer
Nando's Group Head of Operations Technology
Nando's Chief Architect
Nando's Partner
NBC Universal Sr. Programmer Analyst
Noodles & Company VP - IT
Noon Mediterranean Vice President of IT
Norm's Restaurants Director of IT
Northland Management Services Sr Director IT/Administrative Services
Northland Management Services Store Systems Manager
On the Border Restaurants Director, Restaurant Systems
Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt Director of People Development
Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt Franchise Advisory Council Chairman
Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt Vice President
Oregano’s Pizza Bistro Inc Information Technology Director
P.F. Chang's Director, Information Security & IT Service Delivery
P.F. Chang's Sr. Director - IT Applications
P.F. Chang's CIO
Panago Pizza Inc Senior Manager, IT Service Delivery
Panda Restaurant Group, Inc. Vice President, Information Systems
Panda Restaurant Group, Inc. POS Systems Analyst
Panda Restaurant Group, Inc. Sr. Manager, Network Infrastructure
Panda Restaurant Group, Inc. Sr Mgr, IS Innovation
Panda Restaurant Group, Inc. Sr. POS Specialist
Panera, LLC VP Cafe Operations & Business Services Support
Panera, LLC Director, Panera To You Technology Lead
Panera, LLC Senior Manager, Software Implementation Services
Panera, LLC Sr Project Manager - Field Serivces
Papa Gino's Vice President, Information Technology
Papa John's VP
Papa John's Manager
Papa John's Intl. Sr Director International Hardware and Support
Papa Murphy's Director Store Solutions, Business Technology
Paradies Lagardere Enterprise Architect
Paradies Lagardere Sr. Director - Procurement
Paradigm Investment Group, LLC. Chief Technical Officer
Parker Restaurant Group President of Operations
Parker Restaurant Group CEO
Parker Restaurant Group Director of Operations
Patxi's Pizza IT Director
Pedaler’s Fork Manager
Pedaler’s Fork Manager
Peet's Coffee Sr. Director, IT - Retail
Peet's Coffee Senior Manager, Retail IT
Pei Wei Vice President of Information Technology
Peterson-Burge Enterprises IT Director
Pita Pit Digital Marketing Manager
Pizza Properties, Inc. IT Director
Pizza Properties, Inc. IT Manager
Polly's Inc Director, Information Technology
Portillo's Hot Dogs, LLC IT Staff
Potbelly Sandwich Shop VP, Information Technology
Primanti Bros IT Manager
Puritan & Company Owner
QK Holdings LLC Director of Information Technology
QK Holdings LLC Restaurant IT Manager
QSCC Senior Manager, IT Purchasing
QSCC Associate Manager of IT Purchasing
QSCC Manager - IT Purchasing
R.U.M. Enterprises Area Manager/IT
R.U.M. Enterprises CFO
Raising Canes IT
Raising Canes It System Manager
Raising Canes IT Director
Raising Canes VP IT
Rave Restaurant Group VP Information Technology
Reach Restaurant Group Director of Technology
Reach Restaurant Group Chief Technology Officer
Red Lobster Food Company SVP Information Technology
Results thru Strategy Partner
Robeks Corp IT Director
Rock and Brews SVP - Technology & Strategy
Romano's Macaroni Grill VP of IT
Romano's Macaroni Grill COO
Roy Rogers Restaurants Corporate IT Manager
Rubio's POS Manager
Ryman Hospitality Properties Sr. Systems Analyst
Salata COO
Salata Software Developer
Salata Digital Media
Sammy's Woodfired Pizza & Grill CFO
Sammy's Woodfired Pizza & Grill Senior IT Director
Sasnak Management IT
Sasnak Management Marketing
Sasnak Management Director of IT
Sasnak Management President
Sasnak Management CFO
Service Inspired Restaurants Director, Digital & Loyalty
Silver Diner Inc. Director of Information Technology
Simmonds Restaurant Holdings Operations Manager
Sizzler USA Restaurant Systems Manager
Sizzler USA PMO Director
Skyline Chili VP-Finance, CFO
Slim Chickens VP Finance
Slim Chickens VP Of Franchise Operations
Smashburger Special Projects
Smashburger Director of Restaurant Systems
Smashburger Manager, Network and Security
Smashburger VP of IT
Smoothie King Franchises, Inc. VP, Business Integration & Technology
SMS Holdings Sr IT Director
Snooze Eatery IT Director
Sonesta Hotels & Resorts Hospitality Technology Analyst
Sonic VP Systems Support Services
Sonic Director Retail Systems
Sonic Director, Technology Implementation
Sonic VP Brand Technology
Sonny's BBQ/ 3CIOs CIO
Spangles Inc. CFO
Specialty's Cafe & Bakery VP of IT Ops
Spinato's Pizzeria Director of Operations
Spinatos Pizza Training Manager
Sprinkles Cupcakes VP of Technology
SSP America Inc Vice President, Information Technology
SSP America Inc CFO
Starbucks Coffee Company StratPOS
Starr Restaurants IT Director
sweetgreen IT Systems Specialist
sweetgreen Accounting Manager
Taco Bell VP, Digital and Future Works
Taco Bell Information Technology
Taco Bell Senior Manager
Taco Bell Senior Director, All Access
Taco Bell CIO
Taco Bell Digital Innovation Manager
Taco Bueno Restaurants Senior Director, IT
Taco John’s International, Inc. VP of Operations
Taco John’s International, Inc. IT Director
Taco John’s International, Inc. Senior Restaurant Technology Manager
Taco Mac Restaurant Group Vice President, Information Technology
Taco Time NW Digital Experience Manager
Taco Time NW Restaurant Technology Manager
Taziki's Director of Development
Taziki's Director of Business Development
Taziki's Director of Cloud Services
Taziki's CEO - Technology
TGI Fridays CIO and CSO
TGI Fridays Sr. Director, Customer Strategy
TGI Fridays Sr. Director, Marketing Technology
The Cheesecake Factory Senior Systems Analyst
The Cheesecake Factory Business Analyst
The Cheesecake Factory Sr. Director - Information Technology
The Geek Squad Founder
The Habit Burger VP of IT
The Habit Burger Grill CIO
The Kitchen Restaurant Group CFO
The Krystal Company Director of IT Operations
The Lion Owner/Manager
Thomas Keller Restaurant Group Director of Accounting
TooJays Management Director Technology
Torchy's Tacos Technology Operations
Torchy's Tacos IT Technician
Trapper's Sushi Director of Operations
Trapper's Sushi IT Director
Trapper's Sushi President
Tropical Smoothie Cafe, LLC Director of Technology
True Food Kitchen VP of IT
True Food Kitchen IT Manager
Tucano's Brazilian Grill Partner
Tucano's Brazilian Grill Director
Tumbleweed Director of IT and Purchasing
U.S Payments Forum Executive ​Director
Ultra Steak Director of IT
United States Beef Corporation Director IT
United States Beef Corporation Vice President, Technology
University of Nevada Las Vegas Assoc. Professor of Hospitality IT
University of Nevada Las Vegas Assistant Professor
Uno Pizzeria & Grill CIO
Urban Plates Network/Security Administrator
Urban Plates VP IT
Veggie Grill Senior Director of IT
Veggie Grill Systems Consultant
Wendy's Manager
Whataburger People Systems & Solutions Director
Whataburger Manager RT Business Analysis
Whole Foods Market Manager of Hospitality Systems
Wild Eggs COO
Wild Eggs President
Wing Zone CFO
Wings Etc., Inc. Director of Technology Development
Wings Etc., Inc. CEO
Wingstop VP Corporate Systems & Infrastructure
WKS Restaurant Group Senior Director of IT
Wood Ranch BBQ and Grill IT Support Manager
Wood Ranch BBQ and Grill IT Director
World Famous Fare CFO
World Famous Fare VP Operations
Yum! Brands - Pizza Hut International GM, Pizza Hut Technology Ventures
“Technology solutions inside our operations and in the hands of our guests are fundamental to our growth strategy. MURTEC enables me to learn from my peers and to assess the best technology solution providers in our industry, equipping me to do a better job for Bloomin Brands.”

 EVP & CTO, Bloomin’ Brands, Inc.  

“There is no better networking opportunity with your colleagues and vendors than at MURTEC!”
— Director of IT, Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza

“Each year MURTEC provides a great opportunity to learn from industry peers, measure where our brand is, and gain solutions to our existing problems. Without question it is the conference I cannot afford to miss.”
— Director of IT, Hungry Howies

MURTEC Advisory Board Members

Full NameCompanyJob Title
Donagh HerlihyBloomin' BrandsEVP and CIO
Toby MalbecConStrataPrincipal
Karen BirdHootersChief Information Officer
Corey KlineNoodles & CompanyVice President, IT
Eric RosenzweigQdoba RestaurantsVP IT
Joe TenczarSonny's BBQCIO
Ted StathakisTwo Coast TechnologyData Technology Consultant