Elite Restaurants names Dan Schweiker CEO

Scottsdale-based Elite Restaurants has announced Dan Schweiker as CEO. Mr. Schweiker, former co-chairman and founder of China Mist Brands, Inc., brings over 30 years of industry branding and marketing experience to Elite Restaurants. “The opportunity to be apart of this exclusive membership-based platform is absolutely incredible,” Mr. Schweiker said in a prepared statement. “Elite Restaurants […]

Schweiker: Paradise Valley Ritz-Carlton will reap municipal financial rewards

I thought bringing the Ritz-Carlton and associated residences was a great idea for Paradise Valley in 2008. So when a small group of citizens challenged the Town Council’s approval and put the project to a public vote I volunteered to serve as campaign chairman of the group to uphold the project. Ultimately, town residents overwhelmingly […]