West Fork Whiskey Names Executive Chef

Indianapolis-based distillery West Fork Whiskey has named Carlos Salazar executive chef of its new restaurant in Westfield. In the role, Salazar will lead the company’s culinary experiences highlighting Indiana agriculture.... Read More

ezCater Names CFO

ezCater has named Nihad Rahman chief financial officer. He previously served as managing director at JP Morgan Chase. At JP Morgan Chase, Rahman covered emerging and established technology companies. Prior to that, he led finance teams across the controllership, treasury, audit, and FP&A disciplines in a series of expanding roles at GE Capital.... Read More

The Garage Food Hall Names General Manager

Wisconsin-based Geronimo Hospitality Group has named Caralyn Wogan general manager of The Garage Food Hall in the Bottleworks District in downtown Indianapolis. Wogan most recently was general manager of food and beverage operations at Hotel Carmichael in Carmel.... Read More

Oliver Winery Names Director

Oliver Winery & Vineyards has hired Robert Warren as director of winemaking. He previously was director of winemaking at Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurants.... Read More

ClusterTruck Adds VP

ClusterTruck has added Kristi Kaiser as vice president of growth. She previously held the role of marketing operations senior manager at Jimmy John's.... Read More

ClusterTruck Makes Promotion

Indianapolis-based ClusterTruck has promoted Brian Howenstein to chief operating officer. He most recently served as vice president of product after first joining the company in 2016.... Read More

Cafè Baby Hires VP

Indianapolis based Cafè Baby has hired Morgan Cooper as vice president of marketing. She currently runs marketing consulting agency RevenueTrek.... Read More

Big Woods Hires HR Manager

Brown County-based Big Woods Restaurant Group, Quaff ON! Brewing Co. and Hard Truth Distilling Co. Inc. have hired Ashley Spicer as human resources manager.... Read More

Big Woods Hires Marketing Director

Cathi Hauck has joined BWQOHT Inc., the parent company of Big Woods Restaurant Group, Quaff ON! Brewing Co. and Hard Truth Distilling Co. as marketing director. She previously served as director of internal communications for Comcast Advertising. Hauck received her degree in radio and television from Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis.    ... Read More

Ulrich Named GM for The Garage

Geronimo Hospitality Group has named Nicole Ulrich general manager of The Garage, a 30,000-square-foot marketplace coming to Bottleworks District this fall. She most recently served as director of ope... Read More

Pier 48 Manager Named

FK Restaurant Group has named Shaina Keck sales and banquet manager for Pier 48 Fish House and Bar in downtown Indianapolis. She previously served in sales at Kilroy's Bar & Grill. Keck...... Read More

LEX 530 Hires Sales Director

LEX 530 Metropolitan Event Center in Elkhart has hired Collin Walsh as sales director. He recently worked selling wine and liquor for two Indianapolis-based organizations with...... Read More

Pier 48 GM Announced

FK Restaurant Group has appointed Justin Mayes general manager of Pier 48 Fish House & Oyster Bar at The Yard in Fishers. He most recently served in the same role for ten years at...... Read More