Bluestone Lane, Australian-inspired specialty coffee roaster, café, and lifestyle brand, has announced Amy Hom’s dual role as Bluestone Lane’s new Chief Operating Officer and Chief People Officer,, and Jack Brennan to come on board as the Vice President of Supply Chain and Strategic Projects.
According to the company, both hires demonstrate the company’s success in recruiting industry experts to fuel its continued growth and expansion.
“Bluestone Lane is best known for providing our locals with an amicable atmosphere and operational efficiency, both of which are driven by attracting and retaining the best staff in the hospitality industry,” says Nick Stone, founder and CEO of Bluestone Lane.
“There is no better fit for Chief Operating Officer of Bluestone Lane than Amy Hom, who deeply understands that our employees are the heart of the brand.”
With more than 25 years of restaurant industry experience, including senior leadership roles with sweetgreen, Red Robin and Wolfgang Puck (Compass Group), Amy brings deep knowledge of food safety, training, operations, and culinary leadership to her new role at Bluestone Lane. She will ensure that café employees embody the brand’s ethos to create a warm, friendly, welcoming environment for its locals.
“Bluestone Lane has been so successful because it prioritises hiring friendly, dedicated, helpful team members who ensure its locals feel welcome and valued and receive the best experience possible every time,” says Amy.
“It is a pleasure to join a company that already understands how critical the right talent is for its overall success!”
Jack Brennan brings insights and relevant experience from his career at Australian hospitality group Retail Zoo where Jack led the Cibo Express Cafe brand, licensing, and CPG product business. His important role includes optimising Bluestone Lane’s supply chain, as well as overseeing strategic projects and licensing.
“After watching Bluestone Lane’s exciting trajectory from afar, I am so excited to support the scaling of this forward-thinking company,” says Jack.
“I am honoured to join in Bluestone Lane’s vision to promote our strong coffee and café culture in the United States.”
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