• Cretella
  • Disability Program
  • Amazon Smile
  • Awards Gala
  • EMV
  • United Healthcare
  • Liability Program
  • New Member Benefit
  • Video
  • Mandated Pay Leave
  • Education
  • Tipped Employees
  • ServSafe


2016 Educator of Excellence Award goes to Celeste Zaleski!

  The New Jersey Restaurant Educational Foundation is proud to name Celeste Zaleski of Passaic County Technical Institute as the 2016 New Jersey Educator of Excellence! The NRAEF ProStart National Educator of Excellence Award recognizes rewards and promotes an educator who demonstrates excellence in the classroom as well as passion, commitment and creativity in all… Read more »

Restaurant Chargebacks & EMV

Now that the fraud liability shift has moved to merchants, Heartland Payments Systems’ customers are seeing an increase in chargebacks in the restaurant space. There are very specific rules to be followed for processing these cards to avoid chargeback liability. Many restaurant POS companies do not have a method (EMV) to process these cards which… Read more »


Restaurant Operators Conference: Education Sessions & Mixology Competition!

ROC This year the Restaurant Operators Conference will be held on April 4th, 2016 at the Lobster Shanty in Point Pleasant Beach, NJ! Below is the agenda for the day as well as more information regarding the mixology competition & the sponsorship opportunities for this event! 9:30- Board Meeting Registration 10:00-12:00 Board Meeting 12:30-2:30- Education… Read more »

Join us for the NJRHA/NJREF Annual Winter Mix!

On January 25th at the Hamilton Manor we will be hosting our Installation Dinner for our new 2016 Chairwoman Jeanne Cretella of Landmark Hospitality. We will also be holding our first quarter board meeting. The 10th year anniversary of our Annual ProStart Competition will be on January 26th , 2016 starting at 8:00AM. There are… Read more »

2015 Gala Vendor Guide

On November 30, 2015, the NJRHA hosted the Annual Awards Gala at the Stone House in Warren NJ. Below is a list of vendors who contributed to our ad journal & showed their support this year’s winners: Steve Bidgood (Salt Creek Grille), Donald Horn (Mayfair Farms), Joanne Szibdat (Mayfair Farms), Michael Cetrulo (Scalini Fedeli) &… Read more »