Victoria Epstein is our Franchise Partner for Western Pennsylvania, Minnesota, Northern Ohio, and Western PA. Victoria started her career in the Restaurant industry at the age of 14. She quickly climbed the ranks and began managing independent full service and fine dining restaurants at the age of 21. Victoria soon entered the corporate environment with Donatos, a quick serve concept where she helped open 7 locations before becoming a General Manager at one of the training locations. After working with Donatos, Victoria spent the next 5 years in full service with Bertucci's Italian Restaurants. At Bertucci's, Victoria gained experience as a Service Manager, Culinary Manager, General Manager, Managing Partner, Training GM/MP, opening two new locations and facilitating the area's Manager Training Program.
Victoria is extremely excited to utilize her successful experience and passion for the industry as a recruiter matching talented people with great careers. Victoria lives with her husband, Adam, and three kids, Kayla, Ryan, and Emma. She enjoys Scuba Diving, Horseback Riding, Missionary Work, Golf, and spending time with her Church and Family.
Victoria has established an excellent reputation as a highly referred, restaurant and culinary management recruiter in Minneapolis, Cleveland, and Pittsburgh. She takes pride in the quality of work her office produces, and really enjoys the client relationships she has formed over the years.
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About Gecko Hospitality
Since 2000, Gecko Hospitality and its dedicated Franchise Partners and Recruiters throughout the United States have been pioneers in the hospitality recruiting industry. The value that Gecko Hospitality provides to its Clientele is evident in the advanced networking and technology skills our professional recruiters possess in identifying qualified restaurant professionals.
Our national network consists of 37 regional offices that are driven to meet the needs of the hospitality industry. In addition, Gecko Hospitality offers the largest selection of hospitality jobs, restaurant jobs, hotel jobs, resort jobs and club management jobs online. Our specialized, hospitality-focused team covers all 50 states and Canada with over 80 Franchise Partners and recruiters. Gecko Hospitality was founded on providing the finest restaurant jobs nationwide to the highest performing candidates. More importantly, our Franchise Partners and recruiters began their careers in hospitality and there is no finer training ground for recruiting than real life experience.
At Gecko Hospitality, we are passionate about making sure that every member of our recruiting team is familiar with our philosophies. In the same way that we learn about people when developing relationships and friendships, we want our people to have a sense of Gecko Hospitality's values and insight into our company's "personality." With this insight comes a greater understanding of how values "fit" with Gecko Hospitality's values, why we do things the way we do as well as providing a basis for making decisions that are appropriate to those values. We all play a part in keeping these traditions and philosophies alive.
We want every member of our recruiting team to understand that we are only as good as how well we follow these philosophies on an everyday basis. Gecko Hospitality is all about achieving results by being motivated. This motivation to achieve results comes from within. No one can motivate us, nor can we motivate anyone else. As leaders, all that we can do is provide an environment where people motivate themselves to achieve mutually beneficial goals. Along with this philosophy, each team member possesses the following traits for which we are proud: honesty, integrity, desire, determination, listening skills, rapid learning, responding in a timely manner, effective communication skills, thoroughness, empathy, compassion, and most of all we want every team member to have a strong work ethic that motivates them to produce superior results both for our candidates and for our Clients.
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ContactVictoria Epstein, CPC
Minnesota, Ohio (Northern), Pennsylvania (Western)