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Artistry Restaurants Names New Senior Director of Team Support

Winter Park, FL – July 18, 2022 – Artistry Restaurants is pleased to announce that Melanie Gaylord has joined the company as Senior Director of Team Support.

An accomplished Human Resources professional with 15 years of experience, Gaylord joins Artistry after a four-year role as Head of Human Resources for Jeremiah’s Italian Ice. Prior to her position with Jeremiah’s Italian Ice, Gaylord held similar roles at Conduent and Hard Rock International, where she identified and implemented initiatives designed to attract and retain top talent and managed corporate-wide recruitment strategies. 

“Melanie’s experience with rapidly growing brands and expertise in developing strong cultural environments will be extremely beneficial as we continue to grow the Artistry Restaurants platform,” said Barry Goff, Artistry Restaurants Partner. “We believe her servant’s heart and her incredible passion for people fit perfectly with our brand and values.”

“I am excited to join Artistry and help create a positive and inviting culture for each restaurant concept and the company as a whole,” Gaylord stated. “It’s an incredible opportunity to be an integral part of molding the future of Artistry Restaurants.”


About Artistry Restaurants: Artistry Restaurants is a diverse restaurant platform on a mission to spread joy, because people matter. Artistry strives to create value through the acquisition, consolidation, operation, and expansion of attractive restaurant brands. The Artistry Collection is currently made up of five brands and 31 restaurants and is actively growing. For more information, visit