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Partial Client List


  • Viceroy Hotel Group
  • The Peninsula
  • Fairmont Hotels
  • SLS Hotels
  • Chateau Marmont
  • Meadowood Napa Valley
  • The Langham
  • Proper Hotels
  • Sierra Nevada Resort, Mammoth Lakes
  • The Landing, Lake Tahoe


  • SBE
  • Hakkasan
  • Rush Street
  • Committed – Jones, El Carmen, Swingers


  • Soho House
  • Hillcrest CC
  • Sherwood CC
  • Bel Air Bay Club
  • Mammoth 8050
  • Brentwood Country Club


  • Eatsa
  • The Counterburger
  • Huckleberry / Sweet Rose Creamery
  • Lemonade
  • Coral Tree Café
  • Real Food Daily
  • The Original Pantry
  • Joan's on Third
  • Maria's Italian Kitchen
  • El Cholo Restaurants


  • Rose Café
  • Republique
  • Melisse, Charcoal Venice
  • AOC / Lucques / Tavern
  • Wolfgang Puck Fine Dining Group
  • Jose Andres' Think Food Group - The Bazaar, Jaleo, China Poblano, Minibar
  • Culinary Lab Group – Hinoki and The Bird, Pizzeria Ortica, 33 Taps
  • SBE
  • Lettuce Entertain You
  • Maude, Gwen – Curtis Stone
  • Innovative Dining Group
  • Café Gratitude / Gracias Madre
  • Rustic Canyon / Milo and Olive
  • Border Grill / Mudhen Tavern
  • Blue Plate Oysterette / Blue Plate Taco
  • Daily Grill and The Grill Restaurants
  • Manhattan Beach Post / Fishing With Dynamite
  • Belcampo
  • Lawry's
  • Westside Tavern
  • A16 / SPQR
  • Bar Pintxo


  • Petrossian Caviar
  • Elite Aviation
  • Penguin Natural Foods
  • Newport Meat Company
  • Bruce’s Motion Picture Catering
  • Mammoth Mountain Ski Area
  • Disney
  • Warner Brothers


  • Nairobi Java House – Kenya
  • SBE – Dubai
  • Gastronomica – Kuwait and Dubai
  • Princess Cruise Lines
  • The Oval – Georgia (Former USSR)
  • Ellipsis – India
  • Brandenburger Hof - Germany

Letters of Recommendation

Jose Andres

Letter of Recommendation
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“Over the last 3 years BMRS has helped recruit top leaders in our company to include our Exec. Pastry Chef and Dir. of Restaurants in Las Vegas. I have found their work to be extremely organized, thorough and professional.”

Hollis Silverman, COO


Letter of Recommendation
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“We have had great results with Brad and his group. Several of our top TEAM members came by way of his companies referral. I would fully endorse Brad metzger.”

Matt Erickson, Senior VP Restaurant Operations

Border Grill

Letter of Recommendation
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"Brads experience and passion for the restaurant business help set him apart from others in the Hospitality recruiting field. I highly recommend Brad Metzger Restaurant Solutions."

Susan Feniger, Chef / Owner

Innovative Dining Group

Letter of Recommendation
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“Over the past 15 years we worked with a handful of recruiting and staffing companies and in the last 5 years, we have chosen to work only with one…the very best I have seen; BMRS. The process in how they work with you and the constant communication is not like any other firm out there.”

Tom Cardenas, VP Operations

Rush Street

Letter of Recommendation
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“During the process we found BMRS to be responsive, thorough, and, most important, knowledgeable about the type of talent that would fit well with our team.”

Ken Kaufman, Owner

Viceroy Hotel, Whist Restaurant

Letter of Recommendation
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“Brad’s ability to pair the strengths of potential employees with the needs of our property is very consistent. BMRS has been instrumental in the successful placement of several management candidates…”

David Patterson, Director of Food and Beverage

The Restaurant Business

(The Cannery, El Cholo Restaurants)
Letter of Recommendation
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“Thank you for finding us an excellent GM for our newest restaurant, the Cannery in Newport Beach. I had been unsuccessful for over a year and a half in locating just the right person.”

Ron Salisbury, Owner

Real Food Daily

Letters of Recommendation
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“Brad always provides candidates that are exactly what I am looking for, not wasting any valuable time. Brad consistently provides qualified applicants that a classified ad could not begin to supply.”

Cameron Valentino, Director of Operations

Smith Brothers Restaurant Corporation

(Parkway Grill, Aroyo Chop House, Vibrato, Crocodile Cafes, Smitty’s)
Letter of Recommendation
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“In the 30 years of being in the restaurant business, Brad is the first ‘head hunter’ that we will continue to deal with and would highly recommend to any successful business.”

Gregg Smith, Owner

Maple Drive

Letter of Recommendation
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This is a personal ‘thank you’ to Brad Metzger for assisting in the placement and recruitment of the major team players that have reshaped and revitalized the new Maple Drive.”

Douglas Wickard, Managing Partner

Candidate Letters of Recommendation


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“I would like to express my gratitude to you for assistance in helping me find a fantastic job.”

Brian Armenio, Managing Director, Norman’s

Real Food Daily

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“Within a few days of meeting Brad, I had 2 interviews for management positions, and a prospective third. Before another week was over, I had a job in a restaurant that not only fits my personality but that I love…I will be forever thankful.”

Stacie Lange, Manager, RFD

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