Andrea Borgen Abdallah is a mission-driven hospitality consultant focused on the intersection of restaurants, social justice, and public policy. She owned a small restaurant in Downtown Los Angeles, barcito, for 6 years, where she often advocated for an improvement in wages, benefits and standards in the hospitality industry. Abdallah was named a 2016 Eater Young Gun, and has been featured on Zagat Los Angeles’ 30 under 30.
She closed barcito in June 2021, with a desire to pursue this advocacy work full-time. She is currently the Community Manager for RAISE High Road Restaurants, a subsidiary of One Fair Wage, focused on eliminating the tipped minimum wage, and improving racial, gender and wage equity in the restaurant sector.
BRAND OUTLAW IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY SUPERKICK
For your brand to succeed, you need to proudly and clearly plant your flag. Superkick will work with you to develop your brand’s positioning, messaging, and more. Visit superkickbranding.com.
Got a question you want us to answer during the show? Ask here.