MINNEAPOLIS — Granite City Food & Brewery has promoted Letha Kunshier to vice president, human resources. Kunshier previously served as the company’s senior director of human resources.
“Letha has led Granite City through several key initiatives, including; the newly-designed 2017 benefit package, preparing the company for federal mandates around key changes in the way overtime is paid, and the transition in company leadership,” said Phil Costner, Granite City Food & Brewery CEO. “She has established herself as the primary resource for reliable, accurate and timely direction for all HR-related issues, as well as demonstrating her ability to lead an effective team, creating productive cross-functional partnerships, and to driving a positive culture throughout the company. We are very fortunate to have Letha as a member of the executive team.”
Kunshier started her career with Granite City Food & Brewery 15 years ago as a server and has held multiple positions representative of her love for the Granite City brand, including director of recruiting. In her new position, Kunshier will oversee human resources for Granite City and the entire Cadillac Ranch portfolio of restaurants.
Kunshier holds a masters degree in human resources management from Concordia University and is PHR and SHRM-CP certified. She resides in Brooklyn Park, Minn.
About Granite City Food & Brewery
Granite City Food & Brewery is America’s preeminent brewery-restaurant with 36 locations throughout the country. Granite City features scratch kitchens and a patented brewing process, “Fermentus Interruptus” allowing each location to brew and serve the finest and freshest handcrafted beer in the industry. Cadillac Ranch All American Bar & Grill offers the finest country-themed food, music and fun in a country casual atmosphere. Granite City and Cadillac Ranch are owned by CIC Partners, Dallas, Texas. Additional information about Granite City Food & Brewery can be found at www.gcfb.com. Follow Granite City Food & Brewery on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.