Growth Advisors International Network - GAIN partners with investment and advisory platform Branded Hospitality Ventures — Source: GAIN - Growth Advisors International Network

As example of the global commercial advisory firm’s continued scale, Growth Advisors International Network – GAIN, the collective of strategic commercial, tech and go-to-market advisory leaders in the travel, hospitality and restaurant technology industry, has announced its strategic partnership with Branded Hospitality Ventures.

Bringing value to its portfolio companies and advisory clients through investment, strategic counsel, and its deep industry expertise and connections, Branded Hospitality Ventures is an investment and advisory platform exclusively focused on technology and innovation companies in the foodservice and hospitality industry.

As Andre Maurois said, ‘he who wants to do everything will never do anything.’ Our motto at Branded is that it truly takes a village, and we are thrilled to add GAIN to our community of industry experts, evangelists and innovators. Jimmy Frischling, Co-Founder & Managing Partner of Branded Hospitality Ventures
We are proud to be aligned and working with the talented industry leading team at Branded and look forward to a very effective and long-term relationship. Our joint focus on impactful and innovative technology in the foodservice, travel and hospitality industry, brings about so many synergies and through our combined service offering, strategic advisory and deep expertise in the sector, we look forward to truly accelerating innovation and partner/client growth in the industry. GAIN Managing Partner Michael Cohen

About Branded Hospitality Ventures

Founded in 2018, Branded Strategic Hospitality is a New York City-based investment and advisory firm focused technology and innovation in the restaurant and hospitality industries. Led by 25-year hospitality veteran Michael “Schatzy” Schatzberg and financial expert Jimmy Frischling, Branded has become the insider for the industry’s hottest technology and strategically invests in companies that are allies to owners and operators, addressing their most critical challenges and opportunities while driving sales, reducing costs, and addressing compliance issues. Branded brings value to its partner companies through financial capital, strategic counsel, and its deep industry expertise and connections to accelerate growth. To learn more about Branded, please visit

About GAIN

Growth Advisors International Network – GAIN is a collective of seasoned C-level commercial, tech, investment and marketing executives, that works closely with organizations in the travel, hospitality, and restaurant technology sector globally to drive growth, industry impact and intelligent commercial expansion.

GAIN comprises 25 associates with a combined experience of over 400 years, based across five continents and covering all core business disciplines including commercial, operations, HR, tech, digital, finance, marketing and communications.

From technology and product development reviews, commercial strategy and brand positioning to sales leadership, go-to market strategies and funding advisory, GAIN provides a range of managed advisory services to vendors, funds and hospitality groups, and help startups and scaleups in attaining commercial momentum and the capital for their seed to series rounds and exits.

To learn more about GAIN, its associates and managed services offering, please visit or follow the LinkedIn page.

Anne Bleeker