General Manager, The Rag Trader & Bo Peep Cocktail and Highball Store
Kris comes to FLHGRP with 17 years of hospitality experience in multifaceted, multi-unit venues. With a diverse background in hospitality that covers mega nightclubs, notable restaurant groups, renowned festivals and luxury theater experiences Kris brings a multitude of talents to our flagship property, The Rag Trader & Bo Peep Cocktail and Highball Store.
While in Las Vegas, Kris worked in many mega nightclubs including Surrender and Encore Beach Club at the Wynn Encore before moving to California to work with prominent hospitality group, Cardiff Giant. While there he co-produced and executed several large events for The Hudson restaurant managing events like Coachella, FYFE Music Festival and the Hudson Block Party.
Kris made his way over to the east coast after joining the world’s only luxury movie theater hospitality group, iPic. During his tenure at iPic he co-developed and implemented new systems and policies for operations to streamline daily process and procedures.
Kris joined our team as the General Manager of The Rag Trader & Bo Peep Cocktail and Highball Store in the summer of 2018 and in just a short time, made a significant impact to staff morale, cultivating relationships with our regular clientele and revamping budgets and inventory.
In his off time, Kris co-manages his vibrant household with his wife as they navigate life with their newborn twin girls and active toddler son. This requires Kris to indulge in his hospitality passion project, discovering fine wine and spirits!