Author Bio

David Mansbach

David Mansbach is Co-President, North America for HVS Executive Search, specializing in retained executive search and compensation and organizational development consulting for the lodging, restaurant, retail and gaming industries. He is a frequent lecturer on industry related issues and has written many articles with publications such as Hotel Business, Hotels Magazine, Chain Leader Magazine, Nation’s Restaurant News, Restaurant Business Magazine, Restaurant Finance Monitor and Chain Store Age Magazine on issues relating to executive selection, pay for-performance, corporate governance and executive leadership. Additionally, David is an investor in GrowthPoint Partners and Merchant Capital Options, LLC. GrowthPoint is an investment firm specializing in early stage restaurant and retail companies including Chop’t Creative Salad Company, a nine unit fast casual restaurant company with locations in New York City and Washington DC, and Merchant Capital Options is a consulting firm providing working capital solutions for hotel, restaurant and retail owners.

Articles by David Mansbach (9)

Book Club: Memorable Reads of the Year

I am an avid reader of business books and biographies and would like to share my most memorable reads from this past year. I hold self-improvement at high-importance, so even though my days are filled with my commitments as a business owner, consultant, husband and dad, I make ...

Chain Restaurant Industry Pay Trends

Recently, HVS completed its annual study of industry pay trends within the Chain Restaurant Industry, the 2005 Chain Restaurant Corporate Annual Report. Listed below is a selection of our findings that I believe chain restaurant executives will find of interest1. Nationwide ...