Virtual Hospitality Group, LLC (VHG) is pleased to announce that Mr. Michael B. Doocey has joined the firm in the role of Chief Operating Officer. “Getting Mike on the team is a big boost accelerating our post-pandemic growth strategies and opportunities,” said Mark W. Healey co-founder and CEO.
Doocey is a 20+ year veteran of the recreation and leisure time segment, most recently focusing his efforts as Spectra Food, Beverage, and Hospitality’s Regional Vice President overseeing F&B contracts at gaming facilities throughout the country. In addition to casinos and resorts, he has a significant concession and catering background in stadiums, arenas, tracks, concert venues, hotels, convention and conference centers, and special events.
“Mark and Mike go back nearly fifteen years, so having Mike engage in our growing restaurant interests as well as taking on the operational oversight of our casino contracts is putting VHG in the A position to adapt and develop for ’21 and beyond.” -Robert J. Stephan VHG Co-founder and Principle.
“Our industry is at the front of a major pivot in how we can best serve our client’s emerging needs. Companies like VHG who are nimble and getting ahead of these developments are well-positioned. Every complex F&B operation is redefining the guest relationship, and now more than ever, food and service technologies, leadership training, as well as easily embraced concepts and brands will determine who wins by delivering great experiences. As restauranteurs, our sleeves are rolled up every day…” Michael B. Doocey – VHG COO
Founded in 2006, Virtual Hospitality Group is comprised of food & beverage industry experts who have a variety of experience in restaurants, bars, QSR’s, recreation and leisure time facilities, large scale special events, private and governmental organizations, employee and student dining, vending, as well as Native American Casinos throughout the country. In addition to owning and operating restaurants, these seasoned experts work together to create a breadth of experience, with the common thread of hospitality excellence. For more information visit www.virtualhg.com