Corporate Office

egEric Goodwin


Other information:

  • Current Independent Restaurant Owner
  • 2014 New Hampshire Restauranteur of the Year
  • Former Corporate Restaurant Managing Partner and Regional Manager
  • Member of the University of New Hampshire Board of Advisors

Brian CalderoneBrian Calderone

Vice President

Other information:

  • 15+ Years of professional sales & management experience
  • Author – “Front of the Class to Top of the Sales Rankings”
  • Western New England University Graduate
  • Mystery Shoppers Providers Association Gold Certified

ScottGabaScott Gaba

Vice President of Recruiting

Other information:

  • 25+ year experience in Hospitality Industry
  • 6 years District Manager/ 12 years G.M. experience with Corporate Concepts
  • 12 years General Manager experience with corporate concepts
  • Partner with Goodwin Hospitality since 2006

jess-diamondJessica Diamond

Director of Training

Other information:

  • Cornell University School of Hotel Administration Graduate
  • Four Seasons Food and Beverage Manager
  • Certified Personnel Consultant
  • Board Member for Cornell Hotel Society Philadelphia
  • Partner with Goodwin Hospitality since 2006

AllegraHighsmithAllegra Highsmith

Director of Team Development

Other information:

  • 30 years in restaurant and hospitality Industry
  • 14 years in management with Restaurants Unlimited Inc. in OH, IN, PA, and TX markets
  • University of Cincinnati Graduate – B.A.

jennyJenny Battershell

Director of Goodwin Hospitality Mystery Shopping Program

Other information:

  • Bowling Green State University Graduate
  • BS in Business Administration: Hospitality Management, Entrepreneurship
  • 6 years working in the hotel industry: Boutique + Westin properties
  • Mystery Shopping Providers Association Gold Certified

RandiRandi Hardiman

Operations Director, Mystery Shopping

Other information:

  • Newbury College Graduate, with a BA in Business Communications
  • Independent restaurant operations from 1999 through 2007
  • Mystery Shopping Providers Association Gold Certified

Tyler GoodwinTyler Goodwin

Director of Business Development

Other information:

  • Events Committee Member for the New Hampshire Lodging and Restaurants Association
  • University of New Hampshire Graduate
  • Over six years of sales experience

marcelMarcel Kuenzler

Regional Director of Recruiting – Florida

Other information:

  • Corporate restaurant General Manager
  • Food and Beverage Manager
  • Executive Chef- restaurants, hotels & facilities internationally
  • Hotel and Restaurant Management degree

coleCole Widney

Regional Director of Recruiting l Market Partner – Texas

Other information:

  • Southwestern University- BA Business Administration
  • University of Houston- Masters Hospitality Management
  • Over 18 years restaurant operations management
  • Managing Partner: Maggiano’s Little Italy, Brinker International

joyschneidermanJoy Schneidermann

Regional Director of Recruiting l Senior Market Partner – Arizona

Other information:

  • Assistant General manager & Wine Director: The Capital Grille Phoenix
  • General Manager of restaurants at professional sporting venues
  • General Manager of independent and corporate restaurants

Troy BarteeTroy Bartee

Regional Director of Recruiting

Other information:

  • General Manager and Shareholder: BJ’s Brewhouse and Restaurant
  • Managing Partner: Brinker International/Maggiano’s Little Italy
  • Regional General Manager: Southend Brewery and Smokehouse
  • Hotel Food and Beverage Manager: Sheraton, Hilton and Ramada Renaissance
  • General Manager: Country Club of Charleston

Summer OlsonSummer Olson

Marketing Manager

Other information:

  • University of New Hampshire, Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics Graduate
  • BS in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing
  • 3+ years experience in the restaurant industry

alanAlan McArthur

Director of Talent Acquisition

Other information:

  • 15+ years of experience in the restaurant industry
  • Managing Partner for Outback Steakhouse
  • University Of Michigan Graduate
  • Bachelors of Business Administration; Management; Marketing; Finance