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Operational Planning & Consulting

With guidance by IFG, facilities opens and operates efficiently and profitably.

IFG also performs a variety of  Operational Planning and Consulting for its management clients or owner's seeking supplemental support during the pre-opening, operational "start up" phase in front-of-the-house and back-of-the-house areas or to plan large scale renovations or capital improvements.  These services are added value and our methods are complementary to the client's existing staff or third-party operator; designed to maximize operating efficiencies and manpower during the months that lead up to the facilities grand opening celebration.

Operational Planning

IFG management personnel have significant first-hand experience planning and  pre-opening venues. Additionally, our corporate and field staffs have access to the many training manuals and programs we've developed at the facilities we operate.  These are continually reviewed and updated to keep on track with an ever-changing industry climate and can be utilized as a resource to the client and its personnel.  

Our personnel will work closely with the client and its operator in every area concerning:

  • Storage programming
  • Administrative areas space planning
  • Developing operating supply inventory
  • Financial reporting, operating budget preparation
  • Box office controls and ticketing operations
  • Event forecasting and hosting requirements
  • Guest services training 
  • Event conversion
  • Staffing approach, planning and recruitment
  • Facility Operations programming and planning
  • Maintenance and capital needs planning
  • Negotiating Third-Party Agreements
  • Event and non-event cleaning and housekeeping
  • Security, crisis management, emergency procedures
  • Preventative maintenance program integration
  • Timekeeping and payroll processing integration
  • Other operational and start-up related matters.