Helping new and established businesses
succeed through practical and proven solutions
Wine & cocktail
Events & dinners
Work with Us
From concept to corporation, and every step in-between.
Good News was founded in 2022 by Shawn Malone, a long-time Northern Virginia chef, restaurant manager, and owner with a vision of benefitting small to mid-size restaurants with his decades of experience in all aspects of the industry. With 30 years of experience from start-up to profit management, Good News is here to help. With a simple, honest approach to hospitality, we can customize a plan to suit your needs whatever they may be. Our mission is simple, to help you become more profitable and successful. Put our passion to work for you!
Layout & design, branding, menu & recipes costing, beer, wine, craft cocktail lists, go-to-market strategy, staff training & motivation.
Profitability analysis, food costs, staffing, equipment, maintenance, customer acquisition, budgeting, marketing & bookkeeping review.
Business plan, employee manuals, job descriptions, dining room & service reviews, secret shopping, leadership, outreach & partnership.
Our partners know us best.