Joey Simons Joins Montclair Hospitality Group as Chief Government Officer

**The Seasoned Hospitality Vet was Handpicked by MHG Founder Luck Sarabhayvanija to Steer the Group to Exponential Development as MHG Plans to Broaden Its’ Portfolio of Chef Pushed Restaurant Ideas Throughout the Nation **

NEW YORK, Jan. 4, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Montclair Hospitality Group (MHG), the main chef pushed, world hospitality group centered on curating distinctive restaurant manufacturers and experiences publicizes the appointment of hospitality vet Joey Simons, becoming a member of to guide the group as Chief Government Officer. Simons was handpicked by MHG’s Founder Luck Sarabhayvanija and brings many years of expertise, having developed among the world’s main elevated eating, meals tech and hospitality manufacturers.

Along with his new appointment Joey Simons leads all of MHG’s enterprise items, overseeing enterprise improvement and development, in addition to main technique on firm operations. In a brief span of time he has orchestrated strategic wins for the corporate, including top-line income and lowering working prices. Making ready MHG for explosive development, he has begun assembling a staff that resembles a who’s who of the culinary world. 

Commenting on Simons’ new appointment, MHG’s Founder Luck Sarabhayvanija stated, “With our plans for enterprise enlargement I knew I wanted to herald the most effective. Joey embodies MHG’s path to success and our result in develop MHG and our suite of eating manufacturers into 2023.” Including to this assertion Sarabhayvanija stated, “Not solely does Joey have the intensive expertise and information that can put MHG on prime, however his ardour for the business is unmatched.” 

MHG at present boasts a number of restaurant manufacturers together with Ani Ramen Home, Mochinut, pastaRAMEN, Sushi by Bou and Kai Yang with extra chef pushed restaurant ideas in improvement. Beneath Simons’ management, MHG has just lately inked new offers to deliver MHG’s common pastaRAMEN  restaurant to Seattle, in addition to Montclair, New Jersey (January 2023) and with thrilling partnerships within the works in cities similar to Las Vegas and New York Metropolis. This follows the latest success of the group’s pastaRAMEN culinary pop-ups in Los Angeles and Miami helmed by Chef Robbie Felice.

Commenting on his new function, Joey Simons stated, “I’m thrilled to hitch Luck and the MHG staff to drive success by means of this thrilling time for the corporate. The sky is the restrict for our gifted staff and we’re thrilled to start asserting among the thrilling new partnerships and enterprise enlargement within the new yr. We’re trying ahead and with nice issues to come back!”

Previous to his work with MHG, Joey Simons served as Chief Working Officer and Chief of Employees for sbe, the main pioneer of life-style hospitality. As a part of sbe’s management staff, he labored to develop visionary chef-led ideas and led the operations staff in delivering award-winning culinary experiences and digital restaurant manufacturers similar to Umami Burger, Krispy Rice, Sam’s Crispy Hen, Kumi and extra. Moreover, Simons oversaw the group’s elevated eating ideas main success for eating places Katsuya and Casa Dani.

Previous to sbe, Joey Simons served as Director of Operations for Blue Ribbon Restaurant Group, steering enterprise operations, finance, and strategic initiatives for a $75M restaurant portfolio. 

He labored to drive income, income, and property worth, whereas heading enterprise methods, main P&L, budgeting forecasting, and overseeing large-scale restaurant build-outs.


Montclair Hospitality Group (MHG), based by Luck Sarabhayavanija in 2014, is a chef pushed, world hospitality tech firm centered on curating distinctive restaurant manufacturers and experiences. MHG at present boasts common restaurant manufacturers together with Ani Ramen Home, Mochinut, pastaRAMEN (by James Beard nominated Chef Robbie Felice), Sushi by Bou and Kai Yang with extra chef pushed restaurant ideas in improvement. Working to disrupt the meals and beverage business, the MHG staff creates immersive and high-touch model experiences which are rooted in service and design to move visitors on a singular culinary journey and to locations each acquainted and extraordinary. MHG at present operates in New York, New Jersey, California, Miami and with plans for enlargement with new ideas in Las Vegas, Nevada and Bellevue, Washington. For extra info go to:

SOURCE Montclair Hospitality Group

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