With a 25+ year track record of success and industry accolades as an executive chef, restaurant owner, and culinary operations director, Daniel also consults in all aspects of food and beverage management in the hospitality industry.
His classic European culinary training combined with comprehensive food and beverage management background in restaurants, hotels, country clubs, and F&B management companies can provide expertise to your organization in such areas as:
- Chef training
- Recipe development
- Culinary teaching sessions
- Opening culinary operations
- Development of gastronomic concepts
- Event planning
- F&B marketing and promotion
- Staff motivation and training
- Administration and cost control
- Guest handling and sales techniques
- Culinary audits
- Development of employee manuals, culinary guidelines and procedures handbooks
- Action planning
- Guest loyalty programs
As a managing partner to Redd’s Restaurant – a high-profile, upscale, 10,000 sq. ft. restaurant and banquet facility in Carlstadt, New Jersey – Daniel designed the facility from the ground up, including concept and business plan, recruited and trained staff, and led the business to achieve continual profitable growth through sound fiscal planning, cost control and management in an industry with a 95% failure rate.
Daniel also held the title of Executive Chef at the platinum-rated Manasquan River Golf Club in Brielle, New Jersey. His cuisine and management results have been written up in a number of publications such as The New York Times, New Jersey Monthly, The Bergen Record, Club & Business, and on several social websites.
Redd’s has earned a reputation as one of the high profile gathering places in the Meadowlands. ESPN, TNT and Versus networks, major universities in the Big East and abroad, as well as professional teams (New Jersey Nets, Boston Celtics) regularly reserve the facility for entertaining clients and alumni.
Daniel leverages all of his skills and experience to make each client’s business just as successful in terms of revenues, profits and reputation.
Recently Daniel and his brother Doug(owner of Redds Restaurant) have started their own Catering and Events company; D.Palsi Events & Catering offer a wide range of services including; weddings, galas, private dining events, teaching parties as well as consulting. To learn more about this wonderful new company check out www.dpalsi.com