We are proud to announce that OpenTable has become the House Purveyor of Hospitality Solutions for the James Beard Foundation (JBF), a non-profit organization at the center of America’s culinary community, dedicated to exploring the way food enriches our lives.
In our role as House Purveyor of Hospitality Solutions, OpenTable now serves as the reservation and guest management provider for the historic James Beard House, which hosts dining events showcasing culinary artists and renowned guest chefs from around the world. In addition, OpenTable is honored to serve the Foundation’s Greens events, Chefs & Champagne®, and the JBF Gala: Women in Whites.
“At the James Beard House we’re continually striving to bring extraordinary culinary experiences to our guests,” said Kristopher Moon, Director of Charitable Giving and Strategic Partnerships for the James Beard Foundation. “The OpenTable guest and floor management solutions and real-time, online reservation capabilities enable us to further enhance the booking and dining experience for our guests while at the same time simplifying our front-of-house operations.”
“We are honored to be working with the celebrated James Beard Foundation and the James Beard House,” notes our own Brandon Bidlack, Senior Director of Restaurant Marketing for Open Table. “We’re excited about the opportunity to demonstrate how our powerful hospitality solutions optimize operations and provide a heightened level of service for guests of the James Beard House and JBF’s eclectic fundraising events throughout the year.”
Experiences at the James Beard House include dinner, brunch, tea service, literary gatherings, gallery events, and a discussion series that support the mission of the James Beard Foundation to celebrate, nurture, and honor America’s diverse culinary heritage through programs that educate and inspire. Diners can book reservations and learn more about upcoming events at the James Beard House by visiting JBF Events.