November 2008 - August 2013
Guest Experience -Kelsey's Walker
Manager of full service restaurant, handling day to day operations,
Scheduling, hiring, training, human resource need and purchasing.
General Manager- Chrysler Canada
Compass Group Canada
November 2007 - May 2008
General Manager for 4 food service locations, responsible for inventory, profit and loss statements, payroll and scheduling.
Director of Food Services
Lewisfoods at Roseland Golf
Up to November 2007
• General Manager for Dining room and catering facility working with the Golf and Curling Management
• Supervised Catering Manager and Dining room manager, developed sales and marketing strategies, designed and costed menus, preformed all accounting procedures including payroll, profit and loss statements, purchasing and accounts receivable.
Lewisfoods is a Contract Caterer based out of Hamilton who presently holds the contract for food services at Roseland Golf and Curling Club.
Retail Sales Associate
Jysk Linen and Furniture
Sales associate responsible for customer service, displays and cash.
Director of Catering
• Responsible for sales surpassing $10.5 million
• Dealt with Social, Corporate and Institutional Catering and 3 food and beverage establishments
• Responsible for menu design, budget controls and accounts receivable.
Faces on College
• Supervised staff of establishment which generated $1- 1.5 million per year
• Implemented training course for new recruits - speeding profitability.
Director of Catering
Best Western Sunset Inn
• Coordinated all details of catering department and restaurant.
• Menu design, software implementation and staff training
• Expanded sales to include group sales accounts.
• Moved to Nova Scotia in May of 1994
Assistant Catering Manager/ Central Reservation Manager/Interim Duty Manager
Valhalla Inn Toronto
• Coordinated all details of catering and sales department, focused on large conferences.
• Central reservations for 4 properties (1200 rooms), group reservations and forecasting
• Responsible in the absence of the General Manager
Various Restaurant Management positions
Qualifications & Certifications
Business Administration and Psychology
University of Windsor