Director of Special Projects, Design & ConstructionLevy Restaurants
Brian Lapinskas brings over 16 years of operational and project management experience with Levy Restaurants. Brian has seen significant high profile sports success that includes experience in NFL, NBA, NHL, NCAAB, NCAAF, Tennis, NASCAR, PGA, Convention Centers, and LIGA MX. His ability to tie in his operational experience along with design & construction has proven invaluable as such was the case with the design, construction and launch of the Mercedes-Benz Stadium. In a three and half year span, Brian led the project team in every aspect of the food and beverage program for the iconic stadium.
In addition, Brian has also lead project efforts for mega events such as Super Bowls, NCAA Men’s Final Four, College Football Playoffs, Kentucky Derby’s, NASCAR Cup, Ryder Cup and the USTA tournament. Along with his project management expertise, Brian has a passion for driving community and sustainability efforts. These successful efforts have been realized through the creation of the West Works Culinary Academy along with driving one of the most successful food recovery programs in Atlanta with Second Helpings Atlanta.