COO / Director of Operations (Sarasota, FL) – Restaurant, Foodservice


Results oriented, charismatic, and passionate leader with an exceptional track record leading and developing people while increasing sales and profitability.

Seeking a role as: Operational Leader / Growth Strategist in the Restaurant / Foodservice or Hospitality space

In Location: Bradenton, Florida — open to travel and remote work


  • Extensive experience creating massive growth and profitability for restaurants developing them from the ground up.
  • Skills include operational leadership, marketing, national development, hiring, training, and retaining leadership.
  • Oversaw up to 42 units and 7 regions with annual sales totaling $200MM in sales with a profit margin over 20%
  • Lead the opening of over 80 new locations in 12 states.
  • Divisional Vice President of the year 2 years in a row; keynote speaker and presenter

Compensation: Base salary expectation dependent on cost of living and responsibilities but likely in the $250,000 – $300,000 range plus incentives

If you are interested in speaking with this Executive Restaurant Operations Leader who:

  • Is looking to help you grow your profitability and presence nationwide
  • Has the proven ability to simultaneously create, develop, and retain a strong, team centered, and ethical company culture

Contact: Stephanie Mattice at to learn more about CN #350052 today!


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Stephanie Mattice

Stephanie has over 10 years of leadership experience in the food and beverage service industry as well as almost 10 years of full cycle recruiting experience for exclusive manufacturing and distribution companies. Her passion for networking, client collaboration, and exceptional customer service has brought her to Kinsa in a focused Account Manager role. As a Kinsa Account Manager, she is the primary business development contact for Hotel / Lodging, Restaurant / Foodservice Contract Management, Shelf Stable Foods, and Transport / Storage. Stephanie looks forward to continuing to match exceptional opportunities with top talent utilizing her passion and connections in food and beverage. Reach out today and let her make your success her top priority!

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