Edward Culleeney

Executive Recruiter

Role
As executive recruiter, Ed thoughtfully places senior-level professionals in a variety of successful companies throughout the United States while ensuring that both clients and candidates achieve greater success and more fulfilled lives.

Experience Overview
After faithfully serving our country in the United States Air Force, Ed was recruited to Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises where he spent the next 25 years helping to create and refine concepts like Naçional 27, Ben Pao, Gino’s East, Hat Dance, and A-1 Border Beanery. Before joining the SHS team, Ed ventured out to work with an independent restaurateur in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago, opening two restaurants to critical acclaim.

First Job
Newspaper Delivery Boy, age 12

Trade Associations
Illinois Restaurant Association (IRA)