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Gecko Hospitality Proves Hard Work Pays Off

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Gecko Hospitality, the nation's leading firm for high level management recruiting in the hospitality industry, is honored to announce their inclusion as #2213 in the prestigious 2010 Inc. 5000's list for fastest growing companies in America. This honor is particularly commendable as it is Gecko Hospitality's second appearance on the list since 2008, showing a remarkable 3 year growth rate of 116%.



As Inc. Magazine is the authority on entrepreneurship and the spirit of growing businesses in America, their award is especially coveted as it demonstrates hard work, knowledge, and success. As Gecko Hospitality continues to grow, so does their ability to offer top tier opportunities in restaurant, hotel, casino, and club to the most skilled managers and hospitality professionals in the industry.

Robert Krzak, President of Gecko commented on the award, saying, "We are very excited to be honored. Weathering the economy has been tough, but the industry is rebounding, and we are on the top of the board for the rebound." He continues, illustrating the importance of the hospitality industry in any economic climate. "The key to a successful business is to surround yourself with the best employee's around. Gecko Hospitality knows that in order to staff a restaurant, or hotel, or casino with the best possible manager, we have to first be staffed with the best possible recruiters. This has paid off, and I am confident it will only help us at Gecko to be even more successful in the future." If only all companies thought like that.

This past year, Gecko Hospitality posted healthy gains, and even in light of the crumbling economy and struggling hospitality industry, have remained as the top hospitality recruiting firm in all of the United States. Gecko ranked 47th in the human resources industry and 86th in the Metro Chicago area.

About Gecko Hospitality

Based in Downers Grove, Illinois, Gecko Hospitality is the largest hospitality recruiter in the US. The firm partners with top restaurants, hotels and casinos to help them identify the best salaried management personnel for their properties. Gecko has 37 regional offices and a team of more than 80 hospitality recruiters covering all 50 states and Canada. For more information, please visit

SOURCE Gecko Hospitality

For further information: Robert Krzak of Gecko Hospitality, +1-630-390-1000, ext. 301