The Nation's Restaurant News Awards Celebration

Let's Celebrate

This is a fantastic night filled with delicious food, great conversation and spirited celebration.  Join our MUFSO mailing list to find out who our 2020 honorees will be!

All MUFSO attendees are invited to the Nation’s Restaurant News Industry Awards Celebration on Tuesday, September 29th kicking-off at 6:00 p.m. with A Taste of What’s Hot cocktail reception, featuring the Hot Concept honorees, followed by a seated dinner honoring the Norman Award and Golden Chain honorees.   

Golden Chain Awards

Nation's Restaurant News Golden Chain Awards recognize outstanding chief executives who are running industry-leading operations, mentoring top teams and creating opportunities for others.

The Norman Award 

The award honors late restaurant pioneer Norman Brinker, who founded Brinker International Inc., and recognizes an industry executive who consistently mentors and inspires future leaders.   2019 Norman Award Honoree was Alice Elliot, CEO, The Elliot Group.

This inspiring group of leaders was also part of a panel discussion on stage at MUFSO.