Director of Information Technology
JOEY Restaurant Group
Derek Boyd has served as the Director of Information Technology for the JOEY Restaurant Group since February 2005. In this capacity, Derek led the implementation of various technology initiatives at JOEY including: an enterprise reporting database, kitchen display systems, pay at the table, table management, web reservations and, most recently, a fully-customized iPhone App. A veteran of the industry, Derek has worked in restaurants since the age of 15 and has worked in nearly every operational role.
Derek's deep understanding of both the restaurant and technology industries coupled with his passion for innovation and drive for excellence has shaped JOEY Restaurants IT philosophy into a true partnership between operations and executive management. Derek currently resides in Vancouver, BC Canada with his wife and son.