Sarah E. Lockyer

E. Lockyer
Nation's Restaurant News


Sarah E. Lockyer is responsible for Nation's Restaurant News content strategy and award-winning editorial efforts, including the largest B2B foodservice site,, the bi-weekly magazine, multimedia features and social media. Lockyer joined NRN in 2004 as Financial Editor, covering mergers and acquisitions, economic trends and financing. In 2009, she was named Executive Online Editor. Prior to joining NRN, Lockyer was a business reporter at American Banker. She is a graduate of the University of Michigan and Northwestern University.

From the editor: 2015 Next 20 chains are building brands that resonate
Next 20 is the third of three data-driven NRN reports
From the editor: 2015 Second 100 shows future of foodservice
Lockyer: Mid-sized and emerging brands offer lessons to the industry
From the editor: 2015 Top 100 shows restaurant industry fault lines widening
Lockyer: Traditional brands are continuing to lose market share
From the editor: The power of people
MUFSO preview, and a goodbye to foodservice veteran Carlton Curtis
From the editor: Restaurants seize opportunities in tech
Now is a good time to open eyes and ears to changes and opportunities in the industry
Popeyes CEO Cheryl Bachelder talks leadership strategies
Her new book, Dare to Serve, explores the successes of servant leadership
From the editor: Giving back
There is so much this industry is doing for others, and it can do more
From the editor: Measuring our love of restaurants
Consumer Picks survey quantifies the love customers have for restaurant brands
Spring fever is heating things up for restaurants 1
The restaurant industry is performing well, with recent same-store sales growth rates some of the highest in 10 years.
Most popular stories: Restaurant industry taps tech at SXSW
Breaking down NRN’s top trending stories
NRA head of government affairs departs
Scott DeFife has left the organization to pursue new opportunities
Most popular stories: Failing big 1
Breaking down NRN’s top trending stories
Most popular stories: Buzz builds over restaurants going private 
Breaking down NRN’s top trending stories
A call for change in the restaurant industry 
Although women are in the spotlight, only five women hold the title of CEO within the Nation’s Restaurant News Top 100 restaurant chains.
Kat Cole shares vision for Women’s Foodservice Forum 
Cole oversees global multichannel growth for Focus Brands and was also named chair of Women’s Foodservice Forum

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