Two executives from Buffalo Wild Wings—senior vice president of operations July Shoulak and director of marketing Laura Rutten—will lead an online panel discussion in a webinar for Share Our Strength’s Great American Dine Out, a week-long program from September 20-26 that raises money to end childhood hunger in America.

The webinar is scheduled for August 5 from 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. EDT. It will provide ideas for using turnkey Great American Dine Out marketing and PR materials creatively to make each operation’s promotion a success. Operators can register for the webinar at

More than 3,000 restaurants across the country are already registered to participate in the 2009 Great American Dine Out. Restaurants can participate by donating a portion of their proceeds from the week, creating special menu items, selling promotional coupons, or developing other creative ways to generate extra sales. More than 5,000 total restaurants are needed to make the event a success. Learn more and register to participate at

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