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From Cafe Concept To Your First Customer


Collective Roasting Solutions is proud to showcase our new project 'Pop-Up Talks' at our pop-up cafe in St Peters, providing informative and interactive talks with a range of industry professionals.

DAVID VEKSLER, DIRECTOR of GURU PROJECTS will be speaking at 'Pop-Up Talks'. David will be speaking on topics centered around how to establish your brand/concept and differentiate yourself in a competitive market. Important considerations for success and the journey from concept/idea through to serving your first customer. David's company Guru Projects has worked on cafe spaces that include names, such as; Toby's Estate, Regiment, Campos T2, Harry's Bondi, Blackbird & Co, Draft Coffee Roasters and Tap Jr.

David will also be taking questions from those who attend; this is a unique opportunity and not to be missed! Ticket/s includes a bagel (by Smoking Gun Bagels), a coffee and a gift from CRS.

Who is David?

David Veksler is the Director of Guru Projects, a dynamic, rapidly growing design and fit-out company who offers complete turnkey solutions to clients in the hospitality industry. David has accumulated a mass of knowledge during his time in the hospitality industry and as a small business owner himself.

What is Guru Projects?

“It’s about taking customers into a space where they can forget about the rest of the world,” says David Veksler of Guru Projects. Guru Projects is a specialist hospitality design company Veksler founded in 2014 with his partner, Tina Cha, an interior designer. They deliver complete fit-out solutions to their clients, which comprise layout design, equipment specification, supply of equipment and all necessary building works.
They work with their clients and offer their extensive knowledge when it comes to the layout design of the kitchen and equipment, focusing on work-flow, speed and efficiency.

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