(Boston, MA) March 31, 2022— Toast (NYSE: TOST), the all-in-one digital platform built for restaurants, has been named Massachusetts Restaurant Association’s (MRA) 2022 Business Partner of the Year. The MRA will honor leaders in the state’s restaurant industry at its annual awards dinner on April 4th, 2022. The annual dinner is the highlight of the New England Food Show (NEFS), the largest trade-only event for the region’s food service and retail buyers. Toast is one of five individuals and organizations that will be honored for their leadership and excellence in the restaurant industry.Specifically, Toast will be recognized for its role in being an advocate for restaurants and doing what was immediately needed to help assist in the recovery for the restaurant industry over the last year, including product innovations to help restaurants adapt to new service models and standing up for industry relief.
“We are honored to be named the Massachusetts Restaurant Association’s Partner of the Year and accept the award on behalf of all of our customers, employees and partners,” said Aman Narang, president and co-founder of Toast. “Our mission is to empower the restaurant community to delight their guests, do what they love and thrive. While the last year has been a challenging one, our industry is resilient and with Spring awakening across the country, now is a critical time for restaurants to invest for the future.”
About Massachusetts Restaurant Association (MRA)
Founded in 1934, the Massachusetts Restaurant Association (MRA) is a trusted not-for-profit association committed to the advancement of the foodservice industry in the state of Massachusetts. The MRA exists to help food and beverage providers succeed through education, cost-savings programs, networking, and government advocacy. Together with the Massachusetts Restaurant Association Educational Foundation, the MRA works to promote current and future industry leaders. Learn more at
Toast [NYSE: TOST] is the all-in-one platform built for restaurants of all sizes. Toast provides a single platform of software as a service (SaaS) products and financial technology solutions that give restaurants everything they need to run their business across point of sale, operations, digital ordering and delivery, marketing and loyalty, and team management. By serving as the restaurant operating system across dine-in, takeout, and delivery channels, Toast helps restaurants streamline operations, increase revenue and deliver amazing guest experiences. For more information, visit www.toasttab.com