Keeping Notre Dame growth on-track

Alexis, Jennifer
April 2005
FoodService Director;4/15/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p22
Trade Publication
Looks at the factors that led to the success of the dining services department of the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana headed by foodservice director Dave Prentkowski. Number of meals that the dining services operation serves daily; Annual revenue of the operation; Venues of the dining services; Food concepts that the campus features.


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