Rachel (Hoffheimer) Levitt is Vice President at HVS Executive Search based in San Diego and brings a holistic approach to working with a diverse client base of hospitality clients. Her career experience includes leading Talent Acquisition and Recruiting for Danny Meyer’s Union Square Hospitality Group in New York, where she teamed up with operations leaders to create a strategy for building a sustainable pipeline of new talent. She has also held business development, strategic partnerships, and project management roles in the technology, finance and environmental fields. Rachel’s background combined with her passion for helping others find their career paths, naturally lends itself to executive recruitment. Rachel graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan and earned an MBA from Columbia Business School in Leadership and Management Strategy. She is a founding member of the school’s Innovation and Creativity in Business Society and remains active in the Real Estate and Hospitality Alumni groups. Rachel is also passionate about helping students navigate their careers and volunteers as a career coach and mentor.