PRESS RELEASES

 

IAI Partners with RLPSA to Deliver a Unique Webinar Series
The International Association of Interviewers (IAI) is proud to announce its partnership with the Restaurant Loss Prevention & Security Association (RLPSA).

RLPSA Releases Exclusive Educational Resource
The Restaurant Loss Prevention & Security Association (RLPSA) is proud to announce the release of a members-only video that provides a never-before-seen view inside some of the industry’s leading restaurant safety programs.

RLPSA Welcomes New Members Starbucks, Taco Bueno, Krystal, and Cheesecake Factory
The only association dedicated to restaurant and food service loss prevention, security, safety and risk professionals, the Restaurant Loss Prevention & Security Association (RLPSA) is proud to announce its distinguished new members and renewing members.

RLPSA Continues Food Bank Support with a $3,500 Donation = 24,500 Meals
The Restaurant Loss Prevention & Security Association (RLPSA) donated $3,500 equaling 24,500 meals to the San Antonio Food Bank, a not-for-profit organization. This 2016 donation brings RLPSA’s contribution to food banks across the country to more than $40,000 over the last eight years.

RLPSA Kicks-Off Annual Membership Campaign
The Restaurant Loss Prevention & Security Association (RLPSA) kicks-off its annual Membership Campaign to raise funds to support year-long initiatives. These initiatives include an Annual Conference, regional RLPSA CONNECT events, and numerous valuable membership benefits such as webinars, useful restaurant tools and content topic center.

37th Annual RLPSA Award Recipients Announced
Restaurant Loss Prevention & Security Association (RLPSA) announces its 37th Annual Award Recipients, selected for their strong leadership and innovative approaches to business challenges, while going “above and beyond” daily responsibilities to make a difference in restaurant loss prevention and security.

RLPSA Selects Calibration for Executive Director Role
The Restaurant Loss Prevention & Security Association (RLPSA) has elected to expand the role of Calibration Group, LLC within the organization by naming the firm as the new Executive Director. Over the last year, Calibration has served the members of the RLPSA by providing relevant educational content, assistance with event planning and coordination, as well as strategic marketing and communications initiatives.

RLPSA President Vince Vittatoe Steps Down; James Brussow Named Interim President
The Restaurant Loss Prevention and Security Association (RLPSA) announced today that its President, Vince Vittatoe, Bob Evans Farms Inc., has resigned to take a role outside the restaurant industry. Current Board Member, James Brussow, Dave and Buster’s Inc., will serve as Interim President of the Association, through the remainder of the membership year.

 

Dolf Berle, President and COO of Dave & Buster’s, to Keynote RLPSA Annual Convention
The Restaurant Loss Prevention and Security Association (RLPSA) is pleased to announce that Dolf Berle, President and COO, Dave & Buster’s, will serve as the opening keynote at its 36th Annual Conference, August 2-5, in Las Vegas. … Mr. Berle has served as President and COO since 2011. … “Our members will greatly appreciate the knowledge that Mr. Berle will share,” added Vince Vittatoe, Bob Evans Farms and RLPSA President. “He will bring valuable perspective about the rapidly changing security risks our members face each day. We are honored to have him as part of our conference.”

 

RLPSA in the news: Hospitality Leader Online
Read Jim Forlenza’s Guest Column article about the Restaurant Loss Prevention and Security Association. “Loss prevention is essential to the success of any business operation and that critical responsibility is no different to those in the restaurant industry. The Restaurant Loss Prevention & Security Association (RLPSA) offers restaurant LP professionals the opportunity to become involved in strengthening education, best-practices, legislation, services and technologies benefiting those whose responsibilities are to protect company employees, customers and assets. . . . RLPSA is serious about meeting the needs of all niches within restaurant’s loss prevention and security industries. That is why we have created specific committees authorized to lead on matters that affect our members and to communicate specific issues and…[Read More].

 

Immediate Release: RLPSA to Present an Executive Development Program
The Restaurant Loss Prevention & Security Association (RLPSA) announced the presentation of an Executive Development program as one if its General Session assignments during the 35th RLPSA Annual Conference, August 3-6, in Orlando. The executive development and learning program gives registered attendees an opportunity to talk to executives from various industries whose companies have successfully integrated Operations and Loss Prevention as true collaborative business partnerships, as well as learn what makes an effective leader and what executives look for in future leaders.

 

Immediate Release: Steve Miller, Head of Security Business Integration, Walt Disney World, to Keynote at the 2014 RLPSA Annual Conventioner
The keynote will focus on Disney’s approach to security and how they assess the number of  different security challenges faced by the many different facilities and the security approaches they take to protect their guests, cast members, and property. Attendees will get an inside look at Disney Security’s approach to the guest experience and to the training and development of their Security cast members.

 

Immediate Release: Bob Evans Farms Chairman and CEO Steve Davis to Keynote at the 2014 RLPSA Annual Convention
The Restaurant Loss Prevention & Security Association (RLPSA) is pleased to announce that Steven A. Davis, Chairman and CEO, Bob Evans Farms, will serve as a keynote at its 35th Annual Conference, August 4, in Orlando. RLPSA is the leading trade association for loss prevention, security, safety and risk management professionals in the QSR and chain restaurant industry.

 

RLPSA Annual Conference Wrap-up
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NFSSC Changes Name to RLPSA
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Dolf Berle, President and COO of Dave & Buster’s, to Keynote RLPSA Annual Convention
The Restaurant Loss Prevention and Security Association (RLPSA) is pleased to announce that Dolf Berle, President and COO, Dave & Buster’s, will serve as the opening keynote at its 36th Annual Conference, August 2-5, in Las Vegas. … Mr. Berle has served as President and COO since 2011. … “Our members will greatly appreciate the knowledge that Mr. Berle will share,” added Vince Vittatoe, Bob Evans Farms and RLPSA President. “He will bring valuable perspective about the rapidly changing security risks our members face each day. We are honored to have him as part of our conference.”

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