General Manager

To Whom It May Concern:

I am searching for a high level Food & Beverage position with a cutting edge Hotel or Restaurant Group containing a bright future & growth potential. I am interested in something that will challenge me as a professional and allow me to teach others and share my skills.

I have currently taken on a management consulting position with the top rated restaurant in South Beach. The duration of my contract is open for as long as I am willing to stay on. The management team is fully aware of my intentions and direction. I have been completely up-front and will only need to give a notice of 2 weeks.

Throughout my career, which has consisted of more than 20 years in the industry, I have held many positions. I have worked in the capacity as the Owner of the top rated restaurant in Kansas City, General Manager and the Food & Beverage Director for a 4-Star, 4 Diamond property. I am known for maintaining the highest level of performance standards within our industry. I have also been involved with some very diverse and cutting edge companies. As you will see in my CV, I possess an extremely wide range of abilities.

In all of my positions, I have excelled in the streamlining of operations, creation and implementation of procedures and reducing costs while increasing sales and the bottom line.

Further qualifications I offer include the following:
– Ensuring future sales by teaching and mentoring managers and staff on how to effectively communicate, identify, approach, and network for the purpose of building long lasting relationships with guests and clientele.
– Reducing operations cost by using my understanding of efficient bidding processes with food vendors for constant cost control and reduction.
– Executing efficient bidding, bulk purchases and package deals in order to keep the most competitive pricing, with liquor, beer and wine.
– Increasing revenues and profitability by continually educating managers and staff on effective selling techniques and customer satisfaction.
– Leading by example which earns the respect of all whom I work with. This quality shows that I understand their position and I am willing to go over and above in order for our team to succeed and be the leaders in the industry.
– I have successfully led, as well as assisted in the leading of teams in the opening of more than 7 highly successful restaurant concepts.

Currently I am seeking to associate myself with one of the leaders in our industry, a company that contains a phenomenal opportunity for growth.

I welcome the opportunity to meet with you to discuss my qualifications and candidacy in further detail.

Thank you for your time and consideration.

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