John Erickson joins Gecko Hospitality as a talent recruiter offering 25-plus years in restaurant-hotel-resort operations with a solid foundation in all aspects of food and beverage service. He genuinely desires to put forth a positive impact that leads clients to fulfill their hiring needs, as well as facilitating the next career move for job candidates.
With a college degree, a certificate in Hospitality & Tourism Management, a passion for the service industry and a love of all things epicurean, John gained hands-on experience in various culinary roles, FOH F&B management, restaurant ownership and full-service restaurant operations.
John has a keen ability to authentically get to know people with a desire to know their stories and learn what brings them joy professionally and personally.
Spending quality time with his daughters and family is a top priority, whether that be entertaining them with home-cooked meals or outdoor excursions. John’s passion and purpose is to serve others.