Josh Kopel | Award Winning Restaurant Consultant

Restaurant Marketing: DJ Duporte’s Mastery in 2024

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When looking for inspiration, it’s hard to look to the big guys. They have big budgets and massive reach. But what about the small guys on their way to becoming big? Today we sit down with DJ Duporte, who heads up the marketing effort over at North Italia, a casual dining concept set to scale to the moon in 2024. In our conversation we discuss the messaging that’s working, how to effectively seed a new market, and the trends he’s seeing in the market today. 

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