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Joined Legacy Ventures1994
Vice President of Sales, Restaurants
Brad Boatner is responsible for developing and implementing strategic sales initiatives for Legacy Ventures’ Restaurant division, as well monitoring the sales team’s performance to maximize revenue potential and ensure desired goals and targets are met or exceeded. Brad coaches his team to apply consistent sales opportunity qualification and focus on keeping a customer for life. He credits the success of his team to having the right people in the right roles.
With hard work, perseverance, dedication and loyalty, Brad has worked his way up from valet parking cars at the Ritz Carlton Hawaii to his current position at Legacy Ventures. He has learned each step and the key components within the hospitality industry, primarily dealing with hotels, CVBs and an area of events. Brad has previously held positions of Area Manager with Expedia, Inc.; Director of Sales for the Arlington, Texas Convention & Visitors Bureau; as well as Associate Director of Sales at the Hilton Anatole Dallas and the Hyatt Regency Dallas. Brad holds a BBA from Texas Tech University and is active in Meeting Professionals International.
Brad enjoys playing golf with his son, coaching him in sports, and a good bottle of red wine! He is passionate about international travel and plans to show his son as much of the world as possible.