| | Feb 5 | manage
A customer recently wrote about watching male bartenders touching a female bartender, who looked as if she didn't like it, but said nothing. Michael Sanson, the customer, is the editor-in-chief of Restaurant Hospitality. He asked for reactions from readers. Several from restaurant operators were printed, excerpts from some of them follow:
Mutual respect of the sexes must be a priority. Zero tolerance. No sexual jokes, no nicknames, no sweetie, no honey, no babe. It’s simply your name. When we hire I share with them how proud I am to be a leader in an organization where the 80 percent female staff is safe. [Michael Anagos, Owner, Popeye's on Lake Geneva, Lake Geneva, WI, via Restaurant Hospitality]
I advise when we hire anyone that I want them to respect and...