Atlanta, Georgia– April 1, 2019–   Food Service Matters (FSM), a leading food service advisor and advocate for the ownership groups of some of the biggest names in sports, is bolstering its leadership team and client services with the addition of Taylor Brown.

As an innovative disruptor in the hospitality industry, FSM’s growing roster adds an additional layer to its infrastructure with Brown, whose financial acumen combined with Food Service Matters’ operational expertise, will continue to showcase the group as an industry Power Player as named by Sports Business Journal, as a best in class resource and business leader.

Brown is a licensed CPA and holds a Master’s Degree in Accountancy from the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business. His background includes four years as a CPA performing large scale company audits and consulting projects for industry heavy hitter Deloitte in their Atlanta office before relocating to Austin, TX with Holtzman Partners. He most recently served a year in the role of Sales Director with MindStart in Austin. 

Mike Plutino, Food Service Matters’ Founder and CEO announced, “We’re excited to introduce Taylor as an addition to the FSM team.” He went on to add “With five years under our belt we’ve come to recognize the importance that financial performance plays into our clients’ needs.  Driving and tracking our growth plans is an important component of our business and it became evident that evolving our team with a seasoned financial expert was a priority.  With his diverse and accomplished background Taylor will bring a wealth of knowledge and a proven track record of successfully driving revenue that will pair with our operational excellence to support our client’s goals in increasing food and beverage revenue and guest satisfaction.”

While Food Service Matters is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, Brown, who’s official start date is April 1st,will office out of Austin, TX. 

About Food Service Matters

Food Service Matters (FSM) is a solutions-based food, beverage, and hospitality consulting group specializing in sports and entertainment food service. FSM is focused on providing facility and team ownership with an objective, independent evaluation of their food and beverage operation. FSM clients include Rose Bowl Stadium, Golden State Warriors, Memphis Grizzlies, Atlanta Hawks, Miami Dolphins, Tennessee Titans, and Speedway Motorsports, Inc. 

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