Chef Ventures Group’s Public Launch Press Release

A black-owned consulting and investment firm for the restaurant industry.

BROOKLYN, NY: Today, we announced the public launch of Chef Ventures Group LLC, a black-owned consulting and investment firm for the restaurant industry launched by Kadeem Clarke and Juwan Hollingsworth. Chef Ventures Group leverages digital marketing, technology, and growth-focused strategies to assist clients, offering insight to restaurants on how to achieve success during these unprecedented economic times.

"After realizing the dire conditions of the restaurant industry, we saw an opportunity to help restaurants succeed despite an economic downturn," says Kadeem Clarke, Managing Partner at Chef Ventures Group. "Coming from a family with over 50 years of experience running restaurants, this mission to assist restaurants is a personal passion."

Services of Chef Ventures Group include, but are not limited to:

  • Digital Marketing
  • Videography & Photography
  • Financial Management
  • Operations Management
  • Website & Mobile Application Development
  • Graphic Design

Chef Ventures Group is launching in multiple phases. The first phase included working with our pilot client throughout the pandemic, accomplishing a 500%+ increase in online ordering and 200%+ growth in drink sales. Phase 2 includes us publicly launching Chef Ventures Group and our consulting division. Following months of consulting and fundraising, we hope to launch our investment fund to help black-owned restaurants survive the current and post-pandemic economic conditions in Q1 2021.

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About Chef Ventures Group LLC: Chef Ventures Group (CVG) is a technology-focused restaurant consulting firm. Our team leverages expertise in digital marketing, finance, technology systems, and operations to help clients maximize restaurant efficiency and improve the bottom-line. Our services are designed to not only help your restaurant survive these hard times, but also experience growth.