About Us
Strategic Partners

Our Restaurant Business Partners
& Industry Associations

To provide the highest level of service to our clients, Synergy Restaurant Consultants relies on collaborations with a select number of valued business partners. We also belong to a variety of industry associations, using our memberships to make new connections and keep a finger on the pulse of the ever-evolving restaurant industry.


The Howard Company, Inc. is an employee-owned menu board and drive-thru equipment manufacturer specializing in branding signage solutions for foodservice, convenience and grocery stores, public venues, and schools and universities. The Howard Company provides digital indoor and drive-thru menu systems, illuminated and non-illuminated menu boards and marketing products, and permanent and semi-permanent POP retail merchandising displays.


Cutler Enterprises is a full-service branding and “big idea” firm specializing in graphic imaging (including web design), signature events, and imaginative guest experiences for food and beverage entrepreneurs and the hospitality industry as well as retail developers, entertainment companies and luxury brands. The company’s efforts on behalf of its clients have included the crafting of persuasive and compelling videos, comprehensive vertically integrated brand imaging, and innovative outreach programs.


UseKitch is the world’s first true marketplace for commercial kitchens – Providing delivery concepts, caterers, food manufacturers, bakers, mobile food vendors and other businesses with access to under-utilized kitchens sourced from hotels, restaurants, clubs, commissaries and ghost kitchen facilities. No long term commitment is required. From the caterer seeking a kitchen for 3 days to the franchisee looking to sign an 18-month agreement to test a new market, Kitch removes many of the barriers to entry for food businesses allowing them to meet operational requirements that align with their financial models.


Coastline Design, Inc. is a Southern California based restaurant design firm & foodservice equipment supplier. During the past 30 years CDI has been recognized as a leader in providing clients with a single source for restaurant completion. CDI offers a wide array of services including complete restaurant packages, restaurant design, foodservice equipment supply, warranty service, custom fabrication, installation and project coordination.


ExpandShare is a powerful, flexible and mobile on-demand training solution designed to empower managers and their employees via a customizable eLearning system engineered to deliver and track content quickly and easily on both web and mobile. ExpandShare also creates and tracks checklists and forms to provide key data for sales and service organizations as well as standard and customized reporting and analytics to help companies align business goals with their training and process management solutions.


Specializing in creating dynamic photography for advertising campaigns with a strong background in food and product photography, Bob Hodson is naturally creative and motivated to deliver inspiring and relevant imagery for his customers to enhance their brand expression. With capabilities including cookbooks and chef portraits his numerous restaurant clients say that Bob is easily one of the most sought after food industry photographers.