John Wilcoxon joins Gecko Hospitality as Executive Recruiter for the Restaurant Division in Arizona. John is a charismatic leader who is excited to share his experiences and expertise in management recruitment, retention, and staff development to bring out the best in people. Through his 30 years in the hospitality industry, John has been focused on supporting cross-functional staff to increase guest satisfaction and sales through process improvements. A 30-year veteran of the food and beverage industry, leading teams from national corporate casual dining restaurants to a local fast casual concept. John's primary work focus has been building teams in under performing restaurants and elevating them to a high performing level.