Steve PalmerManaging Partner, FounderThe Indigo Road Hospitality Group

Steve Palmer is the managing partner and founder of The Indigo Road Hospitality Group which operates twenty-four restaurants in six states.  
Palmer has been recognized by the New York Times, L.A. Times, NPR, Southern Living, Food & Wine and Forbes Small Business Giants for his growing presence in the hospitality industry, as well as his charitable and community efforts. In 2016, Palmer cofounded Ben’s Friends, the food-and-beverage industry support group offering hope, fellowship, and a path forward to industry professionals struggling with substance abuse and addiction. He has presented on addiction in the industry at TEDx Charleston and various culinary events. 
Steve’s is the author of, Say Grace: How The Restaurant Business Saved My Life which was released on November 19th, 2019.