David Grantham has joined Gecko Hospitality as a recruiter for Mississippi and brings over 30 years of restaurant experience to this role. David began his career working at Pizza Hut while in college. He moved up through the ranks and was store manager when he graduated. He next joined Houlihan’s Restaurant Group where he served in many roles throughout the United States for ten years. David then opened and operated four casual restaurants in the Montgomery, Alabama metro area. After ten years he relocated back to Mississippi and joined Cracker Barrel where he served for ten years as General Manager.
In his free time, David is an avid fisherman and loves to work on his ninety-year-old home. David earned his BS in Hotel Restaurant Administration from The University of Southern Mississippi.