TRA Young Guns

Date & Time: July 12, 2021 | 2-3:30pm
Location: Street Level, East of Main Entrance, Along the Windows

Whether you're young in years or just new to the industry, come check out exclusive programming designed with you in mind. No one will be checking IDs at the door - this is for those young and young-at-heart restaurant entrepreneurs. Join your fellow Young Guns at a special location within Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center for an hour and a half of real conversations, cocktails, and connections.

Note: You must be registered to attend TRA Marketplace in order to attend TRA Young Guns. 


Show up! Make sure you are registered for TRA Marketplace and consult the mobile app or our website for location details.


  • James Moore, Full Belly 

  • Kamal Heikal, Ben E. Keith Foods 

  • Eric Cacciatore, Restaurant Unstoppable 

  • Joel Rivas, HEARD 




  • Robotics Showcase 

  • Should I Be on Clubhouse? 

  • Restaurant Podcasting 

  • Mental Health Resources