At the Table with Brandon Busch

Sunday, July 9
George R. Brown Convention Center, Halls A & B
Coca-Cola Main Stage, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Houston-based Fertitta Entertainment, Inc., owned by Tilman Fertitta, is a hospitality empire that includes the restaurant giant Landry's, Inc., the Houston Rockets, and the Golden Nugget Hotel and Casinos. The organization is a leader in the restaurant, hospitality, and entertainment industry. Their trends and insights often advance the direction of our industry. Join TRA President & CEO Emily Williams Knight, Ed.D., for a live 'At the Table' sit-down with Landry's Regional Vice President and Houston-native Brandon Busch, a 30-year veteran of the Landry's family. 

Brandon oversees more than 2,000 employees across the Company’s regional hotels, restaurants, and large catering events. Throughout his tenure, Busch has managed over 40 fine-dining and casual concepts and has opened nearly 20 restaurants including over a dozen brand new concepts in the Houston area alone, and is an expert at tending to millions of guests every year, fulfilling a variety of requests to ensure every customer experience delivers excellence. Emily and Brandon will discuss his experience within the hospitality sector, what's the latest goings-on at Landry's, and what his predictions are for the future of our industry. 



Emily Williams Knight, President & CEO, Texas Restaurant Association
Brandon Busch, Regional Vice President, Landry's Inc.