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Daniel Spelman, Equity Analyst

Daniel Spelman is an associate analyst at Columbia Management Investment Advisers, LLC. Mr. Spelman joined the firm in 2011 and the investment community in 2008.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Spelman was an investment associate at Lord, Abbett & Co.
Mr. Spelman earned a B.A. magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania.

Digital dining: How restaurants are applying technology to drive sales

Daniel Spelman, Equity Analyst | February 24, 2014

Restaurants are modernizing dining with consumer-centric tech focus. Large chains are the leaders, investing more and increasing market share. Innovation is boosting efficiency and reducing costs. In a $680 billion industry that is notoriously low margin, competitive and high touch, restaurants are increasingly using technology to differentiate themselves from the crowd. Advancements in digital ordering,