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Fourth Enterprises Announces New Chief Operating Officer and Chief Revenue Officer
Leading restaurant and hospitality software company bolsters leadership team with two C-suite executive appointments.
LONDON – 7th July 2020 – Fourth Enterprises, parent company of HotSchedules and Fourth, the leading provider of end-to-end, best-in-class technology and services for the restaurant and hospitality industries, today announced the appointment of Paige Newcombe as Chief Operating Officer (COO), and Scott Morgan, Ed.D, SPHR as Chief Revenue Officer (CRO), effective immediately. As COO, Ms. Newcombe will be responsible for the Company’s global operations, and as CRO, Dr. Morgan will head global commercial performance and corporate growth.
Fourth launches new in-app health survey to help the industry safely reopen
Fourth, the leading global software provider for the hospitality sector, has announced the launch of their in-app health survey that enables operators to efficiently track the health of their employees to ensure all measures are taken to safely staff their sites when the industry reopens.
The new feature, which is securely accessible for employees via the Fourth app, asks employees a series of questions on their current health so that operators can establish if they are fit to work ahead of their shift. The questions will be asked daily and are in line with the latest NHS advice and Government guidance on return to work protocol for the hospitality industry.
Industry stepping up plans for a depleted market post-lockdown
The latest CGA Business Confidence Survey reveals that operators remain deeply pessimistic about both market prospects and the future of their own businesses, with a third (32%) of senior executives anticipating the need to permanently close pub, bar and restaurant sites.
Location, Location, Location: Dining Habits of UK Regions Revealed by New Survey
LONDON – 17th October 2019 – Quality, good service and variety have been revealed as the top three criteria for British diners when it comes to choosing a restaurant. The survey, conducted by the UK’s leading software and data provider for the hospitality industry Fourth, took an in-depth look into the nation’s dining habits with interesting results, unearthing information across a number of areas, including diners’ biggest bugbears, tipping and what consumers really look for when choosing a restaurant.
FOURTH TO SPONSOR TEN OPERATORS IN sra food waste bad taste programme
LONDON – 10th September 2019 – Fourth, the leading software provider to the hospitality industry, is seeking ten restaurant operators to take part in the Sustainable Restaurant Association’s six-week Food Waste Bad Taste (FWBT) programme.
Cohort of Fourth-sponsored operators will nominate one or a handful of sites to spend six-weeks on the programme, supporting kitchens measure the real food waste at every stage, and set realistic targets to reduce.
Fourth Joins Forces with HotSchedules to Become Global Leader in End-to-End Restaurant and Hospitality Management Technology Solutions
Fourth Appoints Strategic HR Partner
LONDON – 28th September 2018 – Fourth, the UK’s leading hospitality operations platform, has named Karen Davies as its Strategic HR Partner.
Hospitality Industry Wages Already Outstripping the new NLW Thresholds
New Fourth Partnership with Wagestream Revolutionises Pay for Hospitality Workers
LONDON – 20th June 2018 – Fourth, the leading global software partner for the leisure and hospitality industry, has partnered with Wagestream in a ground-breaking move that will combine their technologies to give hospitality workers complete control over when they get paid.
A cautious return to trading as 84% of hospitality sector leaders indicate uncertain consumer demand is the key concern
New Business Confidence Survey from CGA and Fourth indicates widespread anxiety but signs of guarded confidence as restaurants, pubs and bars welcome back guests
Managed pubs, restaurants and bars are planning a gradual re-opening starting this weekend, although operators are feeling both cautious optimism and anxiety about trading levels, according to the latest Business Confidence Survey from CGA and Fourth.
The findings reveal that 59% of businesses in England plan to reopen some sites this Saturday [4 July], while a further 18% intend to open during the following week. But, on average, operators plan to open only three in five sites during the first week back, and just a quarter (25%) plan to open all their sites initially.
Fourth data reveals hospitality workers’ monthly pay could be down as much as 40% as furlough payments do not factor in Tronc
The latest figures from Fourth, the leading global software provider for the hospitality sector, reveal that Tronc payments make up on average more than 25% of hospitality workers’ basic pay, for the significant cohort that receive it.
Fourth Enterprises Announces New CEO and CFO
AUSTIN, Texas and LONDON – December 10, 2019 -Fourth Enterprises, LLC, parent company of HotSchedules and Fourth, (“the Company”), a leading provider of workforce, inventory and operations management solutions to the global restaurant and hospitality industry, today announced the appointment of Clinton Anderson as its new Chief Executive Officer.
Fourth and HotSchedules Announce Post-Merger Executive Leadership Team to Drive the Next Era of Growth and Innovation
Tampa, Fla. May 15, 2019 – HotSchedules and Fourth, leading providers of the restaurant and hospitality industry’s only integrated workforce, cost control and inventory management solutions, today announced the formation of a new executive leadership team comprising industry experts and technology evangelists from both entities. As a result of the recent merger, Fourth and HotSchedules will unite under the leadership of Ben Hood, chief executive officer; David Cantu, chief customer officer; Simon Bocca, chief growth officer; Matt Leone, chief operating officer and Christian Berthelsen, chief technology officer.
Pubs and Bars More Upbeat as Restaurant Confidence Falters
LONDON, 11th July 2019 – Confidence levels among the leaders of Britain’s pub, bar and restaurant groups remain broadly flat in light of continuing political uncertainty and multiple continuing business challenges, the latest CGA Fourth Business Confidence Survey reveals.
Hospitality Wages Spike After Months of Deflation
Business Optimism Under Pressure Across Eating and Drinking-Out Market
LONDON – 18th December 2018 – Business confidence among leaders of Britain’s eating and drinking-out market remains strained, reveals the latest edition of the CGA Business Confidence Survey, produced in partnership with Fourth.
Fourth Unveils Revolutionary Partner Programme by Integrating Wireless Social Data for Mutual Customers
LONDON – 28th September 2018 – Fourth, the leading software provider to the hospitality industry has unveiled a new partner programme that will see it work in partnership with selected software providers to streamline the ever increasing digital services across the hospitality industry.