Brian Schwartz, Vice President, based at the Company’s corporate headquarters, joined Elliot Associates, recognized as a leading Executive Search Firm in the Restaurant, Hospitality and Retail industries in 2010 as a Search Consultant. He was promoted to his current role of Vice President in 2015.
Throughout his tenure at The Elliot Group, Brian has worked in many aspects of executive search including emerging concepts, growth brands, Fortune 500 companies, private equity backed organizations, and family offices. His experience spans all levels and functional disciplines in the restaurant, foodservice, hospitality, retail, consumer packaged goods and manufacturing industries.
At the Elliot Group, Brian spearheaded the Elliot BizMix Events which focuses on networking and education for young professionals specifically catered towards fostering a growing relationship among the next generation of leadership. Brian has also been a panelist at multiple industry conferences including the International Hotel, Motel Restaurant Show.
Prior to joining The Elliot Group, Brian worked in foodservice as a Value Engineer at one of the industry’s largest manufacturer of fabricated commercial foodservice and institutional equipment. He is a graduate of the Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics at the University of Delaware. Outside of work, Brian serves as an advisor to a New York-based educational non-profit focused on teaching youth the benefits of entrepreneurism and business acumen. He is an avid ice hockey player and automotive enthusiast.