Jonny Heyes of Common and Nell’s to join Thom Hetherington and Camilla Topham at Gone Dining Live

Jonny Heyes, the founder of Common & Co which operates multiple sites across Manchester is to join the speakers at Gone Dining Live.

He has been in the hospitality game since moving to Manchester in 2001 and launched his first venture, Common in the nascent Northern Quarter in 2004. Jonny launched Nell’s in 2020 which now operates over 3 sites, with another site coming in 202

Gone Dining Live is a move by to take hospitality and food writer Thom Hetherington’s colourful column on the road.

Also joining Jonny and Thom, the well-known bon vivant of regional hospitality, will be Manchester-born consultant Camilla Topham from Distrkt, a leading consultant to property clients serving restaurant businesses.

The restaurant sector in the North West is at an exciting turning point. In the toughest of markets, with a perfect storm of challenges, the hardiest of operators have launched, bringing new food experiences at all parts of the market.

Thom and Camilla know this market inside out and want to give you insights into what’s hot, what’s coming next, and what’s the secret sauce for success.

What to expect?

  • Two-course lunch & welcome drink on arrival
  • Hear from experts in the hospitality industry
  • Great networking opportunities
  • Connect with professionals, entrepreneurs, and industry leaders

Book here.