Steve Gibson

Founder & CEO

Steve Gibson brings over 20 years of hospitality industry recruiting experience to your search. As a career restaurant industry recruiter, he has worked on the inside of Darden Restaurants and Ted’s Montana Grill where he helped guide over 500 salaried managers into various operational positions.

Since late 2006, Steve has served independent restaurateurs, emerging concepts, regional restaurant groups and national brands by helping them identify and hire correct leaders including chief executive officers, corporate executives, support staff, general managers, executive chefs and other key management personnel.

Today, Steve guides the TalentServed recruiting team, resulting in the placement of over 200 hospitality industry leaders each year with the firm’s clients.

Steve lives in the Atlanta, Georgia metropolitan area and works with clients nationally and internationally to deliver top talent for their organizations.


Expertise In:

  • Chief Executive Officers
  • Chief Operating Officers
  • Chief Financial Officers
  • Vice Presidents of Operations
  • Multi-Unit Leadership
  • Corporate Support Staff
  • General Managers
  • Executive Chefs
  • Emerging Hot Restaurant Concepts
  • Established National Restaurant Brands