Innovation Forum Speaker

Nigel Benton

Manager - Operations Technology
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Nigel Benton is the KFC US Operations Technology Manager with valuable time being spent in KFC IT, Corporate and Field Operations. Nigel specializes in “Keeping it Simple” for restaurant operations with a field and people first mentality. Nigel has rolled out product/platforms for Operations such as PowerBI reporting, Guest Recovery initiatives, Pickle Fried Chicken and currently assisting on a Mobile Back-of-House platform. Nigel enjoys spending time with his family, bonfires, basketball and a stiff gin and tonic, with ample limes.



The fast casual was honored, along with Wingstop and 7-Eleven, by the editors of Restaurant Business at the FSTEC conference.

Domino’s Pizza has been named the most innovative restaurant company in tech and honored with the 2018 Tech Accelerator of the Year award by Restaurant Business.

The chicken chain is testing voice-activated technology, social media and QR codes to improve training and the work environment.

FSTEC and Restaurant Business announce the Tech Accelerator Awards for 2018.