SevenRooms Company Overview
From neighborhood restaurants to international, multi-concept hospitality groups, SevenRooms empowers operators to create and cultivate the meaningful, direct relationships with guests that make exceptional experiences possible. Founded in 2011 in New York, the reservation, seating and guest management solution gives operators the tools they need to develop direct relationships with guests, boosting revenue and enabling personalized service and marketing.
SevenRooms has restaurant, hotel and nightlife clients in more than 100 cities worldwide, including: Jumeirah Group, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Standard Hotels, LDV Hospitality, Live Nation, TAO Group, Zuma, Bagatelle, Altamarea Group, NoHo Hospitality Group, Chase Hospitality Group, Mercer Street Hospitality, Corbin and King, Ethan Stowell Restaurants and The h.wood Group.
Jobs at SevenRooms
CEO & Co-Founder
Joel Montaniel is the CEO & Co-Founder of SevenRooms, where he leads business strategy and sales. Prior to founding SevenRooms in 2011, Montaniel served as Chief of Staff at LivePerson, leading strategic, operational and cultural initiatives. He started his career at Credit Suisse within the Real Estate, Finance & Securitization Group. He graduated with a B.A. from Georgetown University.
Chief Product Officer & Co-Founder
Allison Page is the Chief Product Officer & Co-Founder of SevenRooms. Since inception, Page has led product strategy, vision and user experience design for SevenRooms, transforming the daily operations of properties in over 100 cities globally. Prior to founding SevenRooms, Page started her career in investment banking at Credit Suisse. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance & Real Estate from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and was named one of six ‘Rising Stars’ in the hotel industry by Hotel Business.
CTO & Co-Founder
Kinesh Patel is the CTO & Co-Founder of SevenRooms, where he leads the engineering teams in the development of software technology. Prior to founding SevenRooms, Patel was Team Lead, Scientific Computing at ExxonMobil. He received his B.S. in Electrical/Computer Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin, and a MBA in Finance and Strategy from the New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business.
SVP of Sales
Dana Konwiser is the SVP of Sales at SevenRooms, where she leads the sales & business development teams in sourcing and acquiring new customers. Prior to SevenRooms, she was with Grubhub-Seamless for seven years, most recently serving as Vice President, Restaurant Network. Konwiser started her career at The Boston Consulting Group, and received her B.S. in Management & Accounting from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
SVP of Marketing
Marybeth Sheppard is the SVP of Marketing at SevenRooms, where she leads marketing efforts across the customer lifecycle. Prior to joining SevenRooms, Marybeth was Head of B2B Marketing at Grubhub-Seamless. In that role, she was responsible for lead generation, product marketing and retention programs across the company’s B2B segments including restaurants, corporate clients and delivery drivers. Marybeth received her B.A. and M.A. in Corporate Communications from Seton Hall University.
Director of Customer Success
Ilana Brown is the Director of Customer Success at SevenRooms, where she is responsible for the success and retention of the company’s global client base. Prior to joining SevenRooms, she worked at companies including StellaService, CareDox, Lot18 and Bluewolf in various account management roles. Ilana received her B.S. in Human Development & Business from the University of Rhode Island College of Business Administration.
Director of Finance
Michelle Rogers is the Director of Finance at SevenRooms, where she is responsible for all financial operations and strategic financial success. Prior to joining SevenRooms, Michelle was the Director of Accounting at BuzzFeed. She started her career at Deloitte auditing within the Technology, Media & Communications industry, and has worked at other companies including Knewton, Lot18 and Hulu. Michelle received her B.S. in Accounting from Villanova University.
Director of Talent
Melissa Yu is the Director of Talent at SevenRooms, where she leads the People team and is responsible for talent acquisition, people management and development, and culture. Prior to joining SevenRooms, Melissa led the Business Recruiting team at Jet.com, which was eventually acquired by Walmart in the largest e-commerce acquisition to date. She earned her B.A in Psychology with a minor in Spanish from New York University.
We're transforming hospitality. Work with us to make it happen.
We believe that when insight and instinct combine, people and businesses thrive. At SevenRooms, we're on a mission to help hospitality operators own direct relationships with their guests, building stronger businesses through personalized service and marketing. Our clients are some of the largest, most reputable restaurant, nightlife, hotel and concierge brands in the world. We provide these companies with mission-critical tools to run their business and manage millions of visits at their properties.
A career at SevenRooms means you'll be working alongside incredibly talented professionals with a passion for hospitality. We believe deeply in the power of meaningful connections, and it shows in the products we build and the people we hire.
At SevenRooms, it’s been exciting to see the conversation shift from a data-driven system being a ‘nice to have’ to a ‘must have.’ I joined SevenRooms because I was hyper aware of the pain points in the industry around reservation, seating and guest management technology after having lived it in my day to day for years. More importantly, I joined because I believe in the vision of what we’re building -- and know we’re changing the way the industry operates, one restaurant at a time.
When you’ve worked in the fast-paced restaurant world, the organized chaos of a tech startup is actually very similar - and it was an easy transition! We're building a platform that helps our restaurant clients provide amazing, above and beyond hospitality experiences to their guests. If there’s one thing I have learned, it’s that hospitality is a universal language that pervades so much of our everyday lives and interactions -- and that’s pretty magical.
Welcome to SevenRooms!
Stay caffeinated at SevenRooms with cold brew on tap
Members of the engineering and sales teams sit down together to eat lunch in the kitchen.
Nightlife Sales Team Lead Mike Abelson and Customer Success Concierge Coordinator Noah Smolen meet in the kitchen.
Sam + Brandon take a meeting in our Las Vegas-themed conference room: Sin City. Our conference rooms are named after our biggest markets -- both domestically and internationally.
Members of our Business Development team meet in one of our many lounge areas.
Margaret, Jackie & Jordan in our central lounge.
Our office has grown like crazy over the past year. We moved in our new office space in November 2018, and we're already getting full again!
Derek Norman, a Senior Technical Support Representative, answers questions and requests from clients around the globe.
Katrina Wong gets down to business in the office!
CS team members meet to discuss a client roll-out plan.
Members of our SevenRooms team strike a pose!
Lauren Nimensky hosts a training meeting in our Magic City conference room, named after the many clients we have in Miami!
A #7Roomies team member checks in to a meeting in City of Gold -- named after our largest international market, Dubai.
Noa Broder, Customer Success Manager, sits in 'The Library' checking in on a client going through the onboarding process.
CEO Joel Montaniel leads a discussion in our 'City of Dreams' conference room. If you look closely, you can see the Statue of Liberty and Empire State Building figurines underneath the TV in our NYC-themed conference room.
A quick Mario Kart game in 'The Library' with Danny and Taylor
When an employee joins SevenRooms, they send over a picture that embodies their personality and we put it up on our #7Roomies board. Every employee has a spot!
Senior Manager, Brand Marketing Bianca McLaren takes a phone call in one of our breakout spaces underneath a custom Himmsey basketball hoop.
There is a saying in Japanese -- ichi-go ichi-e -- that reminds people to cherish gatherings they may be a part of, as many may never take place again. So much of what we do at SevenRooms is about helping our operators create these types of moments for guests, and we embody this concept across our entire organization. This saying reminds us to treasure the time we spend at SevenRooms in a 'one chance in a lifetime' opportunity to build something great for the hospitality industry.