March 7, 2019


SAN FRANCISO, CA – Bon Appétit has selected The Christopher Group for their Account HR Manager search at their Chase Center location. Leading the San Francisco Bay Area search is COO and Managing Partner, Erin Merker and Recruiting Manager, Keith Wright.

As an HR management role, reporting to the Senior HR Director, this person will be supporting one of the newest clients within the Bon Appétit network, Chase Center, which will be the newest home for the Golden State Warriors. The Account HR Manager will focus in the areas of attracting, retaining, training and developing, and employee recognition for Bon Appétit employees in partnership with account managers and supervisors.  Other responsibilities include working with HR departments and resources with projects that include performance management, elevated employee relation cases, training and development, handbook interpretation and updates, advising on staffing and recruiting rewards and recognition, and compensation analysis.

Bon Appétit Management Company, owned by Compass Group NAD, is an onsite restaurant company that has been revolutionizing contract food service to corporations, colleges and universities, and specialty venues since 1987. While operating more than 1,000 café’s around the country, Bon Appétit makes everything from scratch to include fresh, seasonal, mostly local ingredients. No corporate recipes, no cycle menus, and no shortcuts. They give their culinary and management teams the freedom to be creative, take risks, and wow their guests. They also believe in changing the world through food by socially and environmentally responsible sourcing, from sustainable seafood to cage-free eggs and pork raised without antibiotics.

Bon Appétit has been honored by the James Beard Foundation and Chefs Collaborative; covered by The New York Times and Fast Company; and are proud to count renowned chefs José Andrés, Traci Des Jardins, Tony Mantuano, Rick Bayless, and many others as their partners.

Founded in 1998 by Tom and Paula Christopher, The Christopher Group has become one of the nation’s largest and most respected boutique HR Executive Search Firms. They have created a highly specialized boutique firm, staffed by former HR professionals and highly trained search practitioners, that utilize proprietary, scientific, and industry-leading systems, tools, and processes. As a result, 92% of all searches are filled in the first 2 Slates of candidates! From search commencement to the first day of employment, every TCG client and candidate will enjoy unparalleled, comprehensive, professional, and stress eliminating support services to ensure the very best search experience.