Building Up the Industry

April 16 - 19, 2023 | Phoenix, AZ

Building Up the Industry

It's time to look to the future. RLC is the home for restaurant executives to hone their leadership skills, discuss solutions to industry challenges, and connect with other senior leadership. Join this exclusive group in 2023.




Top chain executives, financial experts, leadership mentors, and more make up RLC's speaker roster. With more than 100 thought leaders scheduled to speak, attendees are sure to come away with ideas and insights to grow their businesses.

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Connect with top suppliers in the industry

The leading suppliers in the restaurant world flock to RLC. Representing a tremendous range of products and channels, RLC sponsors are valued partners to leading and emerging operators.

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A dedicated professional development program to diversify leadership and empower underrepresented talent in the industry.

Unlike sister concept Applebee's, the pancake chain looked outside the organization for help developing Thrilled Cheese and Super Mega Dilla.

Celebrity chef David Chang and other industry leaders share their take on the culinary currents moving restaurant menus forward.

Market volatility has had a chilling effect on offerings this year. But things are starting to settle down, and at least seven chains are waiting to pounce, said Damon Chandik of Piper Sandler.