<![CDATA[Gecko Hospitality: talent_showcase]]> https://TALENT.GECKOHOSPITALITY.COM/ en-us <![CDATA[Regional Director of Operations]]> Talented hotelier with a career-long record of success, consistently exceeding position expectations for some of the nation’s most recognized hospitality operations.
Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills; ability to build rapport with staff members and guests to succeed in high-pressure, challenging and deadline-driven environments.
Exceptional communicator with strong logistical skills and a keen ability to improve productivity and employee engagement through organizational improvements and a focus on ongoing training.
Broad experience encompassing all areas of hotel operations, with simultaneous management of up to 5 properties and more than 300 team members spanning multiple states.
Expertise in turning around failing properties, with a long track record of success in individual and team awards for exceptional performance.
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<![CDATA[Director of Sales - Full Service Hotels]]> This is an accomplished hospitality sales professional with over 20 years industry experience . This DOS grew RevPAR by 34% and total Hotel Revenue by 31% over the first three years at his current property.  Has a strong background in the following markets:  Corporate & Association in Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Northeast, South Central and West. NFL, MLB & NHL, SMERF.  He has extensive experience in preparing annual budget, and business plans and is an expert at revenue management practices. 

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<![CDATA[General Manager - Luxury Hotel]]> An award winning and highly capable and dynamic general manager for a luxury hotel with demonstrated knowledge and experience in all phases of hotel management, including sales & marketing, human resources, F&B, budget and forecast management, etc.; oversaw a staff of 300+, 7 divisions and 15 departments; oversaw a $25 million hotel renovation; quadrupled hotel profits and increased overall budget from $28 million to $52 million within 5 years through marketing in Middle East and Asia; established high profile relationships with several royalties and dignitaries from the Gulf region; increased hotel competitive ranking from #5 to #1; increased RevPAR index from 68 to 117 within 5 years; increased guest room revenue from $19 million to $42 million per year.

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<![CDATA[Director of Housekeeping - Luxury Hotel]]> An experienced director of housekeeping with a demonstrated history of working in the hospitality industry for a luxury hotel; achieved the highest approval rating from Local 11; achieved the highest GEI Cleanliness of 99% in 2016; achieved highest Cleanliness OSAT of 90% in 2014; received highest Brand Standard Audit of 97.9% for Cleanliness in 2013

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<![CDATA[VP of Operations / GM / Food & Beverage Director]]>

Seasoned Hospitality professional with multi-unit management experience with 4 & 5 diamond properties.

Opening Properties Casinos, Hotels and Restaurants,
Re-concepting F&B Operations.
Housekeeping Operations - Casino, Hotel and Time share
Experience in a variety of properties
Resorts -Beach, Mountain and Golf,
Boutique and Business Hotels - Contemporay and Classic,
Country Club Operations.
High Volume Catering
Five Diamond/Four Star Operations
Union & Non -Union operations.

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<![CDATA[Vice President of Resort Operations]]> A seasoned hospitality professional with more than 2 decades of solid progressive leadership roles in full-service luxury hotel management in North America, Europe and Asia; led the opening of one of the most luxurious resorts in the world; had direct reports of 19 Director-level subordinates; co-responsible for an annual revenue budget of $78 million; achieved Employee Engagement Survey result of 100% and highest ranking (k) in Employee Turnover Rate; improved Gallup Full Guest Engagement score by 14.4%; exceeded actual profitability vs. forecasted by more than 400%

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<![CDATA[Executive Chef - Luxury Property ]]> 8 years as Executive Chef at a luxury property. Shared responsibilities for banquet culinary operations of $38M, received QA Audit score of 97% in 2012, achieved Avendra compliance of 97 %, and Employee Engagement scores of 86%. Salute to Excellence award recipient from National Restaurant Association, National Gold Medal Winner of ACF, and competed as captain in the Orlando ACF team culinary challenge placing Bronze.


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<![CDATA[Area Director of Sales - Extended Stay Hotels]]> A dynamic area director of sales with 8 years of experience for dual extended stay hotels; leading a team of 3 sales professionals and responsible for training and promoting 3 other sales individuals to management positions; exceeded room revenues by $1.1 million with a $11 increase in ADR for 2016; increased corporate accounts by 25% in 2015 achieving $1 million in revenues within 6 months

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<![CDATA[Executive Chef / F & B Department Manager ]]> A business minded leader and innovative and creative chef for a luxury beach resort; managing all outlets in a $15 million per year F&B Department with 35 kitchen staff; lowered food costs from 34% to 29% within 2 months

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<![CDATA[Executive Chef - Upscale and Luxury Hotel/Fine Dining]]> Accomplished and experienced Executive Chef eager to manage and improve single or multiple venues. This Chef managed and increased the resort’s F&B sales to an annual revenue of 13.8 million (11% increase) and lowered the labor operating costs by 7%. This chef has made Multiple National Television Appearances and has several awards and accolades under his belt.

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<![CDATA[Director of Engineering - Full Service/Resort]]> Polished engineering professional with 40+ years of supervisory and mechanical experience. Siemens Master Programmers Certification, Universal CFC License, Third Class Steam Boilers License, OSHA Certified and CPO certified. This candidate comes with 14 years of Hospitality DOE experience.

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<![CDATA[Full Service Hotel General Manager]]> High performing, results driven Full-Service General Manager who produced an increase in occupancy of 12% and room revenue up $1.2 million this year. 20 years of major flagged property General Manager experience.

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<![CDATA[Vice President of Sales and Marketing]]> This impressive candidate comes with 25 years’ experience in the Hotel and Resort industry. Oversaw a broad portfolio of unique urban, resort, lifestyle and independent hotel properties generating over $300M in gross annual sales. While at a full-service resort he exceeded the annual room revenue by $1.2M and gross revenue by $1.6M as their Director of Sales & Marketing.

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<![CDATA[Casino Manager / Extensive Project Management ]]> A creative professional with extensive project management experience from concept to development for a full-service resort and casino; overseeing daily operations of 11 outlets while managing 200 staff members including 8 assistant managers; increased sales by 80%; earned Gold Medallion Award 9 years in a row

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<![CDATA[General Manager / Industry Leader]]> This versatile hospitality leader has led successful teams in both hotels and private golf clubs working with Hyatt, Hilton, American Golf and ClubCorp.  He is a self-proclaimed revenue management nerd responsible for revenues of over $25 million and has mentored many team members that have gone on to manage their own upscale hotels and clubs. He is extremely proficient in budgeting, rate strategies, all human resource functions and extensive remodels, as well as brand conversions and new openings. He increased F&B revenues from $1.3 million to $2.9 million over a seven-year period with marketing initiatives, menu engineering and upselling and consistently increased golf rounds 13% to 20%.  He has experience with a union environment, downtown corporate hotels, destination locations and airport properties. While he pushes for and believes RevPar is “king”, he is adept at streamlining labor and COGS controls. He also takes pride in his ability to have outstanding relationships with his staff, getting maximum performance. Available for both southern and northern California locations. 

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<![CDATA[Experienced Director of Food & Beverage]]> This F&B Director is an accomplished hospitality professional with over 10 years of leadership experience in the Food & Beverage industry.  Her current location is projected to finish the year .5 million over budget.  She had previously been responsible for leading the daily operations of a four-star, four-diamond, 11MM, Food & Beverage operation and instituted practices which increased average wedding revenue by 21% and overall F&B profit by 4%. 

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<![CDATA[Food & Beverage and Hotel Operations Executive]]> A highly accomplished hospitality executive with 30+ years of progressive and diverse domestic and international experience in hotel operations, food and beverage and culinary arts for top branded full-service hotels and casinos; planned and opened a large casino with eight F&B outlets; led a multi-functional team of 400+ including 30+ managers;  led F&B and hotel operations with sales of $60 million per year; achieved #1 ranking of a full-service hotel on Trip Advisor in the Bay Area; member of the culinary council and member of the Restaurant & Bar Council for Marriott International for several years.

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<![CDATA[Guest Services & Front Office Manager]]> A passionate and driven service-oriented hotelier with exceptional knowledge of all room’s and operational departments for a luxury resort; achieved Arrival & Departure Experiences of 90+ points in 2016; achieved a 35.8% room revenue growth in 2015; obtained an Associate Engagement Survey score of 84.3 points in 2016; implemented a renewed Incentive SOP for the Front Office which produced an increase year over year of 55% in upselling and walk-ins at the Front Desk

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<![CDATA[Director of Operations - Luxury Hotel]]> A seasoned, astute, and results-oriented professional, offering extensive experience in hotel and resort management for a luxury hotel; drove key efforts in achieving 90.5% occupancy index, 110% ADR index and 99.2% RevPAR index; responsible for achieving four-star rating from Forbes in 2016, $14.8 million in revenues in 2016 and increased ADR from $454 to $491 in 2016

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<![CDATA[General Manager - Boutique and Upscale Hotels]]> This General Manager comes with years of Hotel F&B and General Manager experience and a BA in Hotel Business. He started his Hospitality career in 1999 as the F&B Director and most recently the General Manager for an upscale property that does just under 10 million with an estimated 1.8 in F&B where he attained the highest AOS score in the region, grew revenue by 6% YOY and increased guest satisfaction scores.


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<![CDATA[Food & Beverage Manager]]> Extremely dedicated, highly competitive, and professional individual with over ten years of experience in F&B. Focused on exceeding goals through assertive leadership and special attention to details. 

Expertise in:

Beverage Cost Control
Event Planning
Customer Service
Guest Engagement

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<![CDATA[General Manager]]> Professional General Manager with 28 years’ experience in the hospitality industry.  Strong leadership skills, marketing & advertising skills, training, P&L statement skills and Room Division / Food & Beverage Management. Extensive knowledge of front and back house operations including opening new businesses.

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<![CDATA[Vice President of Operations - Boutique Hotels ]]> A service-oriented leader with 20+ years of experience in the hospitality industry for various full top branded and independent boutique hotels; grew portfolio revenue from $2.7 million to $11 million in 2017 with growth expectation of $18 million with 3 new properties coming online

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<![CDATA[Director of Housekeeping]]> Experienced hospitality profession for the past 11 years. Experience working in operations at the Shore Club, which is a part of Morgan's Hotel Group. 

Has worked with both the Hilton and Marriott brands.

Experience also in advertising and the wine industry as well as serving in the US Navy for six years. All past industries have tied, directly or indirectly, into the hospitality industry. 

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<![CDATA[General Manager]]> A dynamic Hotel General Manager with 10+ years of experience in the hospitality industry for mid-scale & select service brands.  

BS, Hotel / Restaurant / Tourism Management (HRTM) / Culinary 
Minor: Business Management
Georgia Southern University
-Ranked # 1 in Trip Advisor in the City of Columbia, SC (2011)
-Ranked # 1 in Business in Trip Advisor in the City of Columbia, SC (2011)
-Scored highest guestroom cleanliness scores of any previous year of hotel existence through the Quality Assurance Audit Inspections (2011)
-Scored amongst the highest scores in the company on the company Internal Audit – 94.74%; 2010; 96%; 2011
I-9, Cash Handling, OSHA Regulations, Accounts Payable / Receivable, Direct Bill, Balanced General Ledger / City Ledger, Risk Control, MSDS, Bloodborne Pathogens Control, etc...
-Participated as an Alpha / Beta Property testing
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<![CDATA[Regional Director of Sales and Marketing]]> Starting as the Sales and Catering Manager at a full service branded property within her current company’s portfolio she was quickly promoted after 2 years into a Regional Director of Sales and Marketing role where she has been since 2012. She currently leads and manages the Sales and Marketing for a portfolio of 32 hospitality units (hotels, restaurants, condominiums, retail and resorts) throughout United States. She comes with over 10 years of sales experience in resorts, hotels and country clubs.

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<![CDATA[General Manager / Award Winning GM]]> An award winning general manager with 18+ years of experience in the hospitality industry for mid-scale hotels with experience in multiple brands; responsible for an overall operation with $16 million in revenues; achieved 117% RevPAR index; awarded regional general manager of the year for 2011 and responsible for the hotel being awarded consecutive outstanding quality inspections for a period of 4 years

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<![CDATA[Director of Sales - Full Service Hotel]]> A seasoned sales professional with 13+ years of experience in every facet of the hospitality industry for a full-service hotel; grew banquet and catering sales by more than $100,000 YTD (expected to surpass 2018 budget); grew group revenue by more than $300,000 in 2017; increased RevPAR and grew BT rates by 15% and BT loyalty by 28% in 2016

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<![CDATA[Director of F&B / Executive Chef ]]> A passionate F&B leader and chef with 10+ years of experience for full-service casinos; managing and supervising a food and beverage team of more than 800 including 50 direct report managers for a department with revenues of $30 million annually

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<![CDATA[Senior Level Hospitality Executive]]> A senior level hospitality executive with demonstrable achievements in strategic thinking, financial results and leadership at property, regional and corporate levels.  Entrepreneurial approach to problem solving with significant experience in openings, acquisitions, turnarounds and food and beverage.  A pioneer in green hotels, with successes in limited service to ultra-luxury assets.  A highly motivated and inspiring leader and manager.

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<![CDATA[Director of Finance - Upscale Hotels]]> Star DOF candidate who comes with a BA in accounting. Currently at a 261-room property with a restaurant and outside bar that does an average of 1.5 million and 20 million in revenue with rooms. He handles all accounting, prepares financials, balance sheets and bank account reconciliation. He is part of the executive committee and part of the decision-making process. This DOF is a loyal employee, spending a total of 23 years with the same management group in the D.C./Maryland area as Director of Operations, Controller and even DOS.


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<![CDATA[General Manager / Experienced F&B Background]]> An accomplished general manager with a strong food and beverage background for a full-service hotel; increased revenues by 18% and GOP by 13% in 2017; lowered food costs from more than 50% to 28% and beverage costs from 30% to 19%

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<![CDATA[Hotel Controller- 20+ years Experience]]> Highly experienced, proficient, and dedicated Hotel Controller with 20+ years of progressive and successful experience in the field. This Controller achieved cost saving over $300K in administrative and operational costs and cut payroll/benefits administration costs 30% at his last company.

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<![CDATA[Director of Restaurants / Industry Leader]]> An accomplished and driven food and beverage leader for a 5-star luxury hotel; managing and supervising 12 managers with a F&B revenue totaling more than $20 million; increased Medallia score by 12 points; reduced labor cost by 16% while increasing productivity

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<![CDATA[Director of Food & Beverage / Industry Leader]]> A seasoned director of food and beverage operations with 20+ years of progressive experience for top full-service branded hotels; proficient in purchasing, catering, budgeting, training and development and menu implementation for both restaurants and room service; completed 3 major renovation projects; promoted 3 managers within the company; responsible for a F&B annual revenue of +$12 million and 30,000 sq. feet of convention space; increased guest satisfaction scores by 11%; brought down operating costs by 5% and increased F&B revenue by 38.5%.

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<![CDATA[Vice President & General Manager]]> Quality driven, results oriented hospitality professional with Marriott, Hilton, Intercontinental Hotels Group and independent properties with a proven track record of generating topline revenue, market share and profit growth. Specializing in hotel revenue management, ecommerce, sales and marketing, internal controls, property operations, food and beverage, renovations, capital planning, technology, total quality management and multi-brand, multi-property operations and asset management. Experienced in both union and non-union properties from small select service hotels to large full service convention and resort hotels up to 1,576 rooms and up to 100,000 square feet of banquet, meeting and convention space. Completed Hotel Renovations from $1 million to over $30 million. Increased F&B Total Revenue +$1.6 million, +39%; Net Profit +24% year over year. Certified Hospitality Administrator (CHA); guest speaker; educator and mentor.
Marriott International General Manager Global Leadership Excellence Award Marriott International Financial Excellence Award
Trailing 12 month Total Revenue +$3.2 million, +6%; Flow-through 59.8%; Improved GOP by 275% over 5 year period
#1 in Guest Satisfaction for 3 consecutive years for hotel brand, Greater Los Angeles

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<![CDATA[Regional Director of Sales & Marketing]]> An accomplished sales leader with 18 years of proven successful sales and marketing experience in the hotel industry; directing and supporting sales and marketing efforts for a portfolio of 25+ hotels producing $260+ million in revenue; achieved a 7.6% RevPAR growth and 2.4% RevPAR Index growth for 2017

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<![CDATA[Luxury Dual Property General Manager]]> 20 plus years of upscale and luxury hotel experience. This General manager cut his teeth in F&B before moving into a Director role and now has 10 years GM experience. Managed properties exceeding 40 million in revenue, won Most Improved Profitability in the company in 2010, 2011, and 2012 and over four years improved REVPAR from 86 to 109 with a competitive set.

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<![CDATA[Head Golf Professional/ Manager ]]> A talented, experienced and award-winning Class-A Golf Professional whose background includes over thirty years of successfully managing premium golf operations. Responsible for increasing rounds of golf by 30% and revenue by 99% from 2011 to 2017. Increased revenue $1,107,000 in 2017.

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<![CDATA[Catering Sales Manager]]> Experienced Sales & Sales professional with 5+ years experience selling both the corporate and social market in high end hotels & resorts.  Active NACE member in the Charlotte community.  

Increased meeting planner survey scores YOY by 50%.  Strong prospecting skills with a killer sales instinct to win the business.  Versed at creating custom menus for clients while focused on implementing up-sell opportunities.

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<![CDATA[Area Director of Operations & General Manager]]> Accomplished area director of operations and general manager for 50+ properties including full-service, extended stay and select service hotels; delivered overall portfolio performance average of 49% GOP, 70% flow through and 126% RevPAR Index; enhanced F&B profit contribution by 33% and developed additional revenue streams resulting in a 20% increase in incremental revenue; recipient of the President’s RevPAR Champion Award (2005-2011) with annual penetration index over 160%

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<![CDATA[General Manager - Full-Service Hotel]]> Sharp, dedicated, and resourceful Full- Service General Manager who grew associate satisfaction scores to Top 15% with the company, had RevPar growth in excess of 7% and an average GOP growth of 10% year over year. He consistently exceeded comp-set in Index growth averaging more than 5% year over year. 

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<![CDATA[Food & Beverage Manager]]> Seasoned food and beverage manager that brings experience in high end resorts for 5+ years.  Currently responsible for $8m in annual sales with three food and beverage outlets.  Has been through both the Salamander training program as well as Forbes training program.  Also is a level 1 Cicerone in craft beer.

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<![CDATA[Area Director of Sales & Marketing]]> A seasoned sales and marketing professional with 18+ years of hospitality sales experience for limited service hotels; expanded market share by 49% and responsible for increases in revenue by 5-10 points for 4 properties

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<![CDATA[Executive Chef - Full Service Resort ]]> An accomplished and results driven executive chef for a full-service resort; member of the executive team responsible for an increase in F&B revenue of $1+ million in a 2-year period achieving 9 million in hotel revenue; increased OSAT by 9 points and ITR by 6 points; created new pop-up concept resulting in 30% increase in outlet F&B sales; maintained food cost at 20.5%

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<![CDATA[Regional General Manager - Full Service Properties]]> Currently an Area General Manager for 3 full service branded properties (soon to be 5 in total) in the South Florida market. This GM spent an impressive 10 years with one of the nation’s largest management companies. He achieved the highest Guest Scores at all 3 hotels in over 5 years and increased revenue up $1.5M to Budget in 2017.

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<![CDATA[Director of Events]]> Ambitious and creative professional with proven sales and event planning skills with a passion for learning, growing, and changing in a fast-paced environment. Able to prioritize projects to meet deadlines in a high volume environment. Fantastic work ethic and focus to ensure that event + service delivery is consistent and timely. Excellent client service + social media skills to continuously improve efforts, execute events and exceed expectations. Proven ability to develop successful working relationships with C-Suite Executives, PGA Tour, Fortune 500 Companies, Country Club Members and Corporate Partners.

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<![CDATA[Human Resources Manager]]> 6+ years of HR Hospitality Management experience  

Highly focused and results-oriented in supporting complex, deadline-driven operations; able to identify goals and priorities and resolve issues in initial stages. Experienced in developing and maintaining administrative processes that reduce redundancy, improve accuracy and efficiency and achieve organizational objectives. Demonstrated knowledge of applying sound business practices with excellent time management, organizational and communication skills. Possesses the highest degree of integrity, credibility and maturity, supported by a flawless record of maintaining confidentiality. 

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<![CDATA[Executive Chef - Luxury Resort]]> A customer-centric and creative executive chef with 15+ years of experience managing high profile hotel and fine dining kitchen environments; managing multiple outlets for a luxury resort while supervising 40+ staff members; reduced financial discrepancies by managing a $1.5 million F&B budget with zero profit erosion; sustained a 23% food cost rate against a 27% industry standard

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<![CDATA[Executive Chef - Full Service Hotel]]> A hands-on executive chef with 25 years of experience in the hotel and restaurant industry; responsible for all aspects of food production for a 720-room full-service hotel; managing, mentoring and training a staff of 50 including 6 supervisors; responsible for developing and producing banquet and a la carte menus for social events with close to 2,000 guests; exceeded budget targets and reduced food cost by app. 20%

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<![CDATA[Director of Rooms - Upscale Boutique Hotel]]> A dynamic hospitality director with more than 8 years of experience for an upscale boutique hotel; overseeing two departments with a team of 30+ employees; achieved an 11% increase in guest surveys in Q4 of 2017; decreased CPOR in Q4 of 2017 from $33 to $29; improved associate satisfaction from 87% in 2016 to 92% in 2017; increased housekeeping annual hotel standard inspection by 5% and maintenance by 8% from 2016 to 2017

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<![CDATA[Upscale and Lifestyle Hotel Director of Sales]]> This is an accomplished, results-oriented DOS with over 19 years of Hotel Sales experience. She most recently worked as Director of Sales for an upscale lifestyle property with 200+ rooms, 5 F& B Outlets, Rooftop Bar and 14,000 sq. ft of meeting space. She consistently exceeded 100% Group RevPAR Index goal and built the hotels business transient market from scratch. She comes with heavy catering, events and wedding background at her properties.

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<![CDATA[Director of Rooms - Luxury Boutique Hotel]]> An experienced director of rooms for a luxury boutique hotel; leading a team of 8 managers and 6 supervisors; in 6 months, increased Trip Advisor ranking by 29 points and Market Metrix guest satisfaction scores by 20 points; redeveloped the front office SOPs and the housekeeping inventory system

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<![CDATA[PGA General Manager/Head Golf Professional]]> 20+ years experience as a PGA General Manager in South Carolina, Virginia, and Maryland at several high-end daily fee and resort clubs. He has been a Class A PGA Member since 1998.  Managed facilities with annual budgets of $2M-$3M with over $1M in Food and Beverage revenue.  He has a history of growing revenues very quickly in all departments at every stop in his career.  Reputation for creating exceptional customer service atmospheres at all of his clubs.  He has coordinated and hosted over 800 Charity golf events.  

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<![CDATA[General Manager - Boutique Hotel]]> Very experienced general manager for a boutique hotel; decreased turnover rate from 40% to 12%; increased occupancy to 97% and increased RevPAR by 5.2%; increased TripAdvisor positioning to #2 in the hotel’s market; awarded manager of the year for 2016 and 2017

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<![CDATA[VP of Operations]]> Multi-Unit Hotel and Hospitality Operator with Development and Real Estate Investment experience; adept at aligning interests between owner and management while developing and repositioning hospitality assets to continuously improve quality performance, maximize profits and property value. Especially efficient at working within dynamic organizations and driving company goals through multiple layers of personnel and diverse, widespread geographies.

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<![CDATA[Multi-unit F&B General Manager]]> Hospitality professional with 11+ years of experience.

Results-driven, dynamic executive with extensive experience directing operations across business and entertainment events, expansive restaurant execution, and luxury accommodations. Collaborative communicator demonstrating ability to partner with cross-functional groups, clients, and vendors to align priorities and achieve mutual goals. Analytical leaders skilled in leveraging data to implement process improvements and to influence organizational change. Proficient in Salesforce, Delphi, MICROS Property Expert, and InfoGenisis.

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<![CDATA[Country Club Executive Chef]]> Experienced Executive Chef with a demonstrated history of working in the hospitality industry for over 15 years. Skilled in Catering, Menu Engineering, Food & Beverage, Country Clubs, and Menu Development. Strong operations professional with an Associates degree focused in Culinary Arts/Chef Training from Culinary Institute of America. 

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<![CDATA[Hotel Manager / Diverse Experience]]> A dynamic and driven hotel manager with diverse experience working for luxury and boutique hotels; increased gross operating income by 10%; reduced monthly departmental expenses by 9%; achieved Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence and maintained top 20 ranking out of 232 hotels

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<![CDATA[Experienced Hotel Director of Revenue]]> Hospitality leader with 16 years of experience in the Industry and over 10 years in a Revenue Leadership role. Responsible for achieving a $16 M top line revenue between 2 two hotels while in a complex revenue title and achieving $8.5 M top line revenue for 2014 at a single property.

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<![CDATA[Director of Operations, Food & Beverage]]> Accomplished director of operations and director of food and beverage for a renowned full-service hotel; increased F&B revenue by 40% year on year; achieved 17% increase in Employee Survey Scores and increased guest service scores to 90%

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<![CDATA[Food & Beverage Director]]> Seasoned highly successful hospitality executive with 15 + years of hospitality management experience, offering broad- based global experience in management, core business processes, employee administration and guest relations. Pro-active hands on leader, teacher and communicator with an unwavering commitment to integrity, quality, guest service, communication and teamwork.

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<![CDATA[Task Force Executive Chef - High Volume Experience]]> Currently helping in the conversion of a 14 million Upscale Resort Property as the Task Force Executive Chef, this award winning Chef comes with High Volume experience ranging from 15-35 million annually in F&B. Prior to taskforce he ran one of Orlando’s most awarded restaurants with a volume of 18 million and ran a F&B department with a profit of 41 percent YTD.

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<![CDATA[Director of Human Resources / Industry Leader]]> A strategic Human Resources professional with 15+ years of diverse experience dealing with people and promoting profit goals.  Excellent negotiator, organized, enthusiastic personality, and expert in solving complex problems. He also has a passion for understanding the business and being a business partner that will assist leaders to reach the business strategic goals for growth.



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<![CDATA[Controller]]> Experienced Controller with background in Public Accounting and Private Industry. Experience includes team management, month-end close, budgets and cash flow management, as well as accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, bank reconciliations and sales tax filings. I have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting, and am a CPA. I am experienced in using Sage accounting software and Quickbooks.

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<![CDATA[Regional Director of Food & Beverage]]> Hospitality professional with over 17 years of management experience. Tenure has ranged from fine dining operations and new restaurant openings to overseeing P&L budgets of 15.5 million.   Full expertise in all restaurant operations ranging from facility design and maintenance, P&L management, employee development and customer relations. Created and maintained beverage programs and wine portfolios up to 10,000 bottles as a certified 2nd level sommelier. 

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<![CDATA[General Manager - Hotel/Condominium ]]> A seasoned General Manager of Hotel/Condominium rentals with experience with Association Management, Capital Project Management and Owner/Board relations. Grew Gross Revenues 15% over the past 5 years. Transitioned the Food and Beverage operations from third party vendor to in-house in 2013, generating about a million dollars of gross revenue per year.


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<![CDATA[Catering and Special Events Director]]> A seasoned hospitality professional with 20+ years of experience in special events, catering and sales.  Worked for top luxury hotels as well as some of the most prestigious private and country clubs in Southern California. Skilled in creative event development with extensive experience in event logistics, budgeting and execution.  Possesses strong ability to cultivate positive relationships with internal and external partners

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<![CDATA[Country Club Director of Food and Beverage ]]> Hands-on Country Club Director of Food and Beverage with extensive experience and a proven ability to direct large-scale operations and deliver measurable performance results. Tripled P&L results within a three-year period, Tripled banquet revenue within the same three-year period by increasing golf tournament revenue and grass root marketing in the community. Cut liquor cost 5.6% and food cost 14.4%.

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<![CDATA[Senior Hospitality Executive - Upscale & Full Service]]> A successful and accomplished senior executive with 20+ years of experience in hotel management and food & beverage for full-service and upscale hotels; built $353 million in portfolio value growth in less than 3 years increasing value of assets by 48% and reversing revenue decline to overall $9+ million in profits; translated potential default to an award-winning portfolio of expertly-operated hotels with brand rankings in the top 10% of their respective brands

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<![CDATA[Director of Food & Beverage / Experienced Manager]]> A seasoned and accomplished food and beverage professional with extensive experience in sales, operations, guest and employee relations, cost control, P&L, grand openings, menu creations, purchasing and union contracts; improved beverage cost from 37% to 20% and food cost from 55% to 30%

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<![CDATA[Director of Membership / Industry Leader ]]> A seasoned and accomplished hospitality professional with 15+ years of experience working in sales, marketing, event planning, and customer relations. Serving as a Director of Membership for a renowned country club, this professional was improving products and services for customers by using advanced analytics, creating an innovative product and experience, and understanding the market and niche.   Possesses a strong understanding of Bay Area and national sales markets.  Finding unique trends and experiences to creatively allow the employer/facility to standout. Utilizes entrepreneurial mindset and customer relations background to sell to prospective and current clients a product they will not find anywhere else - keeping the longevity of the facility intact and revenue growing.

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<![CDATA[Director of Finance ]]> Over 20+ years in the Accounting space for full service hotels. Masters of Business Administration Accounting 

Proficient in Peoplesoft, M3, Excel, Power point, Micros POS, Opera, ProfitSword, Word, Great Plains

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<![CDATA[Food & Beverage Director/Executive Chef]]> A seasoned and accomplished food and beverage professional and executive chef with 17 years of experience for a full-service hotel; increased outlet sales by app. 5% above budget for 2017; decreased beverage cost by 1.5% year-on-year for the past 3 years; achieved a current score of 100% YTD for F&B event satisfaction

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<![CDATA[Director of Catering]]> 20+ years of food and beverage, wedding sales and banquet management experience in upscale hotels, resorts and casinos.

Top-producing sales executive successful in outselling competition through development of long-term, high-profile client relationships; poised to contribute abundant skills and successful track record to your organization.

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<![CDATA[Assistant General Manager / Hospitality Professional ]]> This professional has 10+ years of progressive experience in the hospitality industry with a proven track record in operations, revenue management, F&B and sales for a full-service hotel; managing the day-to-day operations of the hotel while overseeing and mentoring a staff of 50; assisted in establishing a new F&B concept generating more than $2 million in annual sales; oversaw and managed a renovation with a budget of $9+ million

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<![CDATA[Executive Chef / Culinary Professional]]> A seasoned chef with experience in country clubs, golf clubs full service hotels and resorts; leading a culinary operation with 50 employees; maintaining food cost at 21%; experienced in international cuisine including Mediterranean and kosher cuisines

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<![CDATA[Catering Sales Manager / Industry Leader]]> A highly motivated solutions-driven professional with a strong background in event sales and customer service; currently working as a catering sales manager for a reputable conference center; collaboratively produced $2.5 million in sales in her third year of employment; has strong working relationships with fortune 100 companies; achieved new sales through creating new marketing concepts and campaigns.   

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<![CDATA[Executive Director of Food & Beverage - Full Service]]> A driven and determined executive and manager with a solid background spanning various roles in the hospitality industry for a full-service hotel; responsible for a $8.5 million F&B revenues; delivered guest service improvements of 4% YOY; reduced food cost from 28% to 22% and beverage cost from 24% to 16% saving $500,000 YOY; scored 100% on local health inspection each year in a management role; elevated customer comments scores into the 90s

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<![CDATA[Director of Sales & Marketing - Upscale Full Service]]> A seasoned sales professional with 15+ years of hospitality sales experience for an upscale full-service hotel with $75 million in revenue; generated $4.8 million YOY increase achieving a 2017-year record; winner of the 2017 Revenue Team of the Year

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<![CDATA[Director of Sales and Marketing]]> Accomplished and successful sales executive with more than 18 years of experience driving top-performing sales initiatives. Proven track record of success capturing large-scale, multimillion-dollar global contracts. Managed marketing initiatives that propelled revenue increases of up to $22M YOY.


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<![CDATA[Hotel Restaurant General Manager]]> A restaurant general manager with an extensive understanding of restaurant and bar operations for a full-service hotel.  Overseeing 4 departments with 20+ employees; increased YOY F&B revenue by 10%; responsible for increasing guest scores by 20% and increased team member survey scores by 25 points

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