David Farkas has covered the restaurant industry for nearly 25 years as a reporter and food writer. During that time he has published hundreds of trend stories, profiles, and case histories about independent and chain restaurants in a variety of consumer and trade publications.
Farkas leads social media efforts at Results thru Strategy, which includes the consortium’s strategic communications on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and other digital outlets.
Farkas is also a Cleveland-based freelance writer a specializing in food and restaurants. Prior to joining RTS, Farkas was a senior editor at Chain Leader for 12 years. Farkas was also features editor for Restaurant Hospitality from 1989 to 1998. He has been a restaurant critic for The [Cleveland] Plain Dealer, Ohio’s largest daily newspaper, since 1999.
Farkas has won nine writing awards from the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE). He holds both bachelor and master’s degrees in English from the University of Toledo.