It has been my pleasure working with Ken Spahn of Restaurant Placement Group. Our time is so valuable, and Ken has been most efficient in presenting candidates who meet our strict criteria in a very timely and professional manner. He has helped fill some very hard-to-fill positions.

When it comes to personalized attention and service, Ken Spahn has been a top notch performer. His understanding of the restaurant business, professionalism, and ability to always find the right candidate has helped us tremendously in new markets.

Ken, It has been great working with a professional restaurant recruiter who actually takes the time to match people appropriately for our needs, and who also spends the time to properly screen the applicants. Through your great work and insight, we secured several key members for our opening team. I also appreciated receiving very organized and well thought-out communications. This makes it much easier to spend my time on other things. Thanks again.

I wish to commend Ken Spahn and Restaurant Placement Group. Ken took extra efforts to learn and understand our unique situation and business needs. He presented highly qualified candidates from across the country and coordinated the entire interview process – all with a degree of precision, personal attention, and professionalism rarely seen. Thanks to Ken’s diligence, Mai Kai has a new Executive Chef capable of continuing its legendary standard of excellence. We will turn to Ken Spahn and Restaurant Placement again, and highly recommend them to other restaurant operators.

Restaurant Placement Group has been nothing short of spectacular. Ken Spahn has been hands on and an integral part of our hiring process. The candidates he brought were professional and qualified. We are happy to recommend Ken and Restaurant Placement Group, and will be using them for our future locations.

I rarely ever give endorsements, however I was so impressed with my total experience and successful outcome with Restaurant Placement Group, I am compelled to give them my highest personal endorsement. Ken Spahn is the person to get the job done right the first time. Ken took the time to gain a thorough in-depth insight of our business operations and needs. He conducted an exhaustive search and provided an impressive summary of extremely qualified candidates, capable of not only keeping our 65+ year restaurant flourishing, but to also move it forward. In fact, the most difficult part of the entire process was selecting the one best candidate, as they were all excellent choices! Throughout the entire process, Ken answered every call and email, even on the weekends and after hours.
Ken’s high level of personal service, integrity, and a real genuine care to find the RIGHT candidate truly impressed us all. Everything Ken said he would do he did — over and above our expectations.

Ken: Thank you for the first-class restaurant recruiting assistance. You provided a good number of outstanding potential managers, and more importantly, you provided people with depth and understanding of our business. Our needs were not just met, but exceeded. Good Job!

Ken, Thank you for all your diligent efforts in helping us fill our Executive Chef position. Your commitment, perseverance, and quality of candidates shows that you are truly connected to top level executives in the hospitality field. Should we need help in future searches, you will be the first we call.

Restaurant Placement Group successfully found a manager of the caliber worthy of the Joe’s Stone Crab legacy. Ken Spahn quickly provided a select group of top candidates. He provided an exemplary level of personal attention and responsiveness, professionalism, and genuine concern for our operation throughout the entire process. We would certainly call upon Ken and Restaurant Placement Group again for our recruiting needs.

Ken, I wish to take a moment to send you a sincere THANK YOU for all you do for us. Your ability to always find the right candidates never fails to amaze me. I cannot think of any other hospitality recruitment firm that provides the quality of candidates you do every time when called upon. We particularly appreciate the fact that you always provide the highest level of personal service and advice. I look forward to working with you again.