Ric Gordon restaurant operations specialist

Ric is a highly regarded industry expert, sought after not only for his wealth of experience, but also for his passion for the hospitality industry. Mr. Gordon’s four decades of hospitality experience includes time as GM, Market Partner, F&B Director, DOO, COO and President of numerous hospitality brands including Garcia’s Mexican Restaurants, Marriott hotels, P.F. Chang’s, Lyfe Kitchen and 9021 Pho restaurants. Ric’s restaurant operations experience includes designing, developing, opening and operating new restaurants and hotels.

Ric earned a degree in business with an emphasis in Hotel & Restaurant Management with a minor in accounting from Denver University. Ric was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. He and his wife live just outside Los Angeles, California with their daughter and share an affinity for world travel and exploring hospitality concepts wherever they go.

  • restaurant leadership group operations
  • your partner in building your concept
  • solutions to start or grow your restaurant
  • personalized service to match your needs
  • one stop shop to help your restaurant thrive
  • expertise, ideas, and results for your restaurant
  • restaurant consulting from beginning to end


RLG OPS restaurant consulting team is sure to have an experienced restaurant expert to meet your specific goals. Our group has more than 175 years of unparalleled experience in the restaurant industry, and this is the cornerstone of our company’s success. Contact us or check out our restaurant solutions to learn more.

With RLG OPS on your team, our hands-on managing partners are always by your side and ready to tackle your next challenge. No matter the size of your restaurant company, you can confidently count on RLG OPS restaurant expert team. We will support your business while building sales and profits.

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