RYAN SCHILLER

operations manager, benaroya hall
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As the Operations Manager for Muse, Davids & Co, and concessions and catered events at Benaroya Hall, one of Ryan’s most important jobs is ensuring a “guest first” experience – from menu presentation and on-site hospitality, to following up and collecting guest feedback. Ryan credits his managerial skills to extensive on-the-job training at Il Fornaio and other kitchens, seminars in wine, spirits, coffee, and human relations, and most importantly, to his dedication to service. “I love people,” he says, “In particular, I love serving people. I tried a lot of other occupations before finding my passion for hospitality.”

20 years, and many “Employee of the Month” awards later, and we are thrilled to have Ryan on our team after he was recruited by our Event Manager, Emily Schiller, (who also happens to be his wife!) When they aren’t working together, Ryan and Emily love to spend time outdoors, or at home with good food and friends.


Meet the DSquared Team

Meg Haggerty

Co-Owner
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Maureen "Mo" Shaw

Chief Operating Officer
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Reed Haggerty

associate chief operating officer
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Darren Nicholas

General Manager, Benaroya Hall
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Kristin Beman

Director of Sales, Tuxedos and Tennis Shoes
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Chris Johnston

Executive Chef
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Carol Madaio

Office Manager
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Karna Leinbach

Staffing Coordinator, Tuxedos and Tennis Shoes
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RYAN SCHILLER

operations manager, benaroya hall
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Kevin Ledbetter

House Manager
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Jack Hilton

Beverage Logistics Coordinator, ACT Theatre concessions manager
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Ethan Miller

executive sous chef at benaroya hall
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Emily Shiller

business development and Event Manager, Tuxedos and Tennis Shoes
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Kimball Gainor

Lead Event & Venue Manager, The Hall at Fauntleroy & melrose market studios
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Stephanie Lau

Event Manager, Tuxedos and Tennis Shoes
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Melissa Sweet

event manager, tuxedos and tennis shoes
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IVY GILLETTE

assistant operations manager, benaroya hall
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TAYLOR HUTSELL

event producer, tuxedos and tennis shoes
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Sara Boop

event producer, tuxedos and tennis shoes
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Julia Severance

event producer
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Desiree Jones

marketing communications specialist
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Nick Weber

Sous Chef
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Angel Alfonso

sous chef, tuxedos and tennis shoes
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Kevin Kirsch

Sous Chef at Muse and David & Co
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Brideen Baker

Pastry Chef
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Michael Chase

Production Chef, Tuxedos and Tennis Shoes
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MARIANNE KREMPL

event & administrative assistant
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Renee Sinclair

bookkeeper assistant
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