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General Manager
521 N Rush St, Chicago, IL
General Manager at Kostali

General Manager at Kostali

KostaliMore Info

Full Time • Salary (Based on Experience)
Expires: Aug 24, 2019


3 years

Job Details
Carrie and Michael Nahabedian are teaming up with the Gwen: A Luxury Collection Hotel!
James Beard Award winner Carrie Nahabedian plans on opening a new restaurant inside a downtown hotel this summer. The force behind Brindille and the recently closed Naha in River North is once again collaborating with cousin Michael Nahabedian on an unnamed restaurant inside the Gwen: A Luxury Collection Hotel. The fifth-floor restaurant is replacing Circa, a restaurant that opened in 2016 inside the building that houses the hotel and Nordstrom’s at 521 N. Rush Street.



Hiring a “PASSIONATE” General Manager to create a Rare & Indigenous Experience.

Named Marriott Luxury Hotel of the Year 2018 and one of the Best Hotels in Chicago 2019 by Travel + Leisure, The Gwen is located off of the Magnificent Mile in the landmark McGraw-Hill Building near all of the things to do in Chicago.

The reimagined icon is adorned with panels created in 1929 by sculptress Gwen Lux, the hotel’s namesake. Embracing her artistic spirit, the 300-room hotel, featuring 34 suites, also celebrates the energy and glamour of Chicago in the 1930s. 

Are you an agent of change and want to be a part of a driven luxury Chicago concept, get in touch! Please apply. EOE. E-Verify.

Compensation details

Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, Pet Insurance, Tuition Reimbursement

Required Skills

Classic Food / Wine Service

Conflict Resolution

Customer service

Event Management / Organization

Food / Beverage Pairing

Food Safety Knowledge

Menu development

OpenTable or other

POS Systems

Staff Management of 20

Staff education / motivation

Staffing / scheduling

TIPS Certified


Business Management

Conflict Resolution

Customer Service

Marketing / PR


Profit And Loss

Recruiting / hiring

Reservation System Management

Web Maintenance

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James Beard Award winner Carrie Nahabedian opening a new restaurant inside a downtown hotel this fall. The force behind Brindille and the recently closed Naha in River North is once again collaborating with cousin Michael Nahabedian on Kostali inside the Gwen: A Luxury Collection Hotel.

At the new restaurant inside the Gwen, Michael Nahabedian will manage the beverage program, with his cousin creating the menu, according to a news release. Tom Nahabedian — Michael’s brother — will design the space. He’s also a Beard winner, earning the 2016 Outstanding Restaurant Design award for his work with the Nahabedian’s other restaurant, Brindille.

The Gwen, A Luxury Collection Hotel itself has won a few accolades within the past year including Marriott Luxury Distinctive Award, America 2018 and 10 Best Hotel in Chicago by Travel + Leisure 2019.

Stay tune for our open positions!