The full-service restaurant industry experienced above average growth during 2018. In this webinar, Andrew Duguay, Chief Economist at Prevedere will share the Prevedere 2019 forecast for full-service restaurants in the U.S. developed using the Prevedere Predictive Analytics Cloud and macroeconomic data.
Using this information, Andrew will provide insights as to why 2019 will not be as strong of a year as 2018. John Sydnor, EVP of Sales and COO from Prosper Insights & Analytics, will discuss demographic and purchase intent data that are known to influence dining out choices by consumer segment. Andrew and John will review their outlook for 2019 and how full service restaurants can thrive in the coming months.
About Andrew Duguay
Andrew Duguay is Chief Economist for Prevedere, a predictive analytics company that helps provides business leaders a real-time insight into their company’s future performance. Prior to his role at Prevedere, Andrew was a Senior Economist at ITR Economics. Andrew’s commentary and expertise have been featured in NPR, Reuters, and other publications. Andrew has an MBA and a degree in Economics. He has received a Certificate in Professional Forecasting from the Institute for Business Forecasting and Certificates in Economic Measurement, Applied Econometrics, and Time-Series Analysis and Forecasting from the National Association for Business Economics.
About John Sydnor
John Sydnor has gained extensive expertise in creating new sales/marketing teams, go-to-market strategies, change management and brand execution. John compliments these skills with unique experience spanning from early stage startups (pre-IPO) to Fortune 20 organizations such as IBM, Oracle, Apple Computer, Publicis, Morgan Stanley and various emerging technology firms where he has led efforts in data analytics, predictive modeling, numerically intensive computing applications, digital asset management, economic development and pharmaceutical consulting. John is currently executive vice president at Prosper Insights & Analytics where he leads the firm’s new business development activities and ongoing sales efforts.
Prevedere is an industry insight and predictive analytics company, helping business leaders make better decisions by providing a real-time view of their company’s future. Our external real-time insights engine constantly monitors the world’s data, identifying future threats or opportunities to business performance. Along with a team of industry experts, data scientist, and economists, Prevedere helps business leaders make the right decisions in an ever-changing world.