In this episode of the Titans of Foodservice podcast, host Nick Portillo speaks with Kern Halls, Owner, and Chief Innovator at Ingenious Culinary Concepts. Kern discusses his journey in the foodservice industry, including his work in the school foodservice sector and helping schools increase revenue through cafeteria refreshes. Kern also talks about the power of discipline in your personal and professional life and shares valuable insights about how to make it to the top in this competitive field.
02:37 How Kern’s experiences in the military shaped his career
10:29 Transitioning from Disney to school foodservice
15:29 How cafeteria refresh improves the student experience
19:24 Entrepreneurial success through partnership
42:25 Importance of discipline and teamwork