I’m lucky enough to say that the hospitality industry has been a part of my entire life. I grew up in restaurants and hotels because of my father and started following in those same footsteps. Some people call me crazy for it but this industry has led me to meet and work with some of the greatest people in the world.
I started working in a hotel as soon as I was able to get it approved from the schools. I started off as a food runner/busser, pool monitor, house keeper, and prep cook. I did this all through high school. When I left for college that is when I began my search for learning more. I have a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Hospitality from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh. I worked as a server, bartender, and just continued to grow. I had the chance to open many restaurants and a hotel in Pittsburgh and an amazing restaurant in Miami. Continue reading