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Snack Shack Adopts Deputy for Seamless Grand Opening and Long-Term Workforce Optimization


Newly Renovated Restaurant Uses Intuitive Workforce Management
Solution to Tackle Scheduling Tasks

Deputy Filled 80 Shifts in Ten Minutes for Grand Opening

an award-winning workforce management software company, today announced
that the Snack
Shack at One Pacific
, a high-quality seafood-focused restaurant
located in Long Beach, New York, recently adopted the Deputy platform to
optimize scheduling
and workforce management tasks. As a longtime local spot renovated under
new ownership, the Snack Shack turned to Deputy to ensure a seamless
grand opening and easy ongoing control of staffing, training and

Operated for many years as a seasonal ice cream and snack shop, David
Zelinger and Mark Goldsmith took over management in 2018 with a vision
of turning the small space into a full-service restaurant serving great
food without sacrificing the casual beachfront vibe. Zelinger and
Goldsmith upgraded the gas, electric and equipment, as well as staff
management and scheduling systems with Deputy.

Like many small businesses, Zelinger and Goldsmith needed a solution
that was intuitive and easy to use with a friendly interface and great
onboarding tools. "With our grand opening approaching quickly, we knew
we wanted an easy way to communicate and schedule workers," said David
Zelinger, co-owner of Snack Shack. "Functionality and affordability were
two of our key search criteria. Deputy is the only solution we found
that met all of our needs. Now scheduling is a breeze — for our grand
opening, we filled 80 shifts in less than ten minutes!"

Deputy's cloud-based and intuitive platform features auto-scheduling,
clock and attendance
, tasking,
, performance
, and other capabilities that enable business owners to
save both time and money while simplifying the process of managing

"Our employees love using Deputy," said Mark Goldsmith, co-owner of
Snack Shack. "They can select open shifts, qualify for new jobs with
training, easily swap shifts with co-workers and more. Plus, Deputy's
level of responsiveness and expertise from the support team has been the
best I've ever seen personally or professionally."

For more information on Deputy, please visit

About Deputy

Founded in 2008, Deputy is headquartered in Atlanta, U.S., and Sydney,
Australia, with offices in the United Kingdom and the Philippines. As
the ultimate workforce manager, and an Apple Mobility Partner, Deputy
offers best-in-class technology in a cloud-based solution that
simplifies scheduling, timesheets, tasking and other employee
communication. This, coupled with brilliant mobile apps and one-click
payroll integration, equips business managers with the tools they need
to get out of the back office and into the action. More than 60,000
workplaces in 73 countries use Deputy to manage their employees. For
more information, visit and follow @DeputyApp.

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