Meet The Recruiters2

Meet The Recruiters

The reputation of Five Star Recruiting, LLC is based on its top two executives and founders, Bryan R. Blocker, CPC, and Pamela J. Gosline, CPC. They have a combined total of over 60 years of experience in restaurant operations, recruiting, and human resources. Bryan and Pam’s recruiting experience alone totals over 30 years. Bryan Blocker and Pam Gosline have built long-term relationships with their client companies and candidates.

Bryan R. Blocker

In September 2001, Bryan co-founded Five Star Recruiting, LLC. Bryan’s restaurant operations and recruiting career span over 40 years. Bryan started his career in the hotel industry working with AMFAC Hotels in Hawaii and the Adolphus Hotel in Dallas, Texas. Bryan joined S & A Restaurant Corp and became a General Manager with the Steak and Ale concept. After 4 years with Steak and Ale, Bryan was recruited by Tia’s, Inc. , where he quickly was promoted to the position of Area Director. In l992, Bryan was chosen to head Tia’s first Training and Recruiting Department. After Ruby Tuesday’s acquisition of Tia’s Inc. in 1994, Bryan started recruiting independently. “I love the fact that I can make a difference in the lives of our candidates. It is also very rewarding that we are helping the leaders of the organizations we serve. This is what has been a driving force for me as a recruiter for over 20 years”. Bryan is a 1982 graduate of Washington State University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in both Hotel and Restaurant Administration and Business Administration.


Pamela J. Gosline

In September 2001, Pam Gosline co-founded Five Star Recruiting, LLC. Pam’s career in the restaurant industry spans over 40 years. Her varied career makes her uniquely qualified to consult on many issues. Pam started her career at S&A Restaurant Corp. During her tenure, she was involved not only incorporate recruiting but also in Human Resources, Employee Relations, Public Relations, Legal Affairs, and Government Relations. Pam took this experience to Tia’s, Inc. where she made valuable contributions to a small company in developing marketing and training programs. After 6 years at Tia’s, Inc. Pam became a management recruiter for Brinker International. While at Brinker International, Pam recruited for concepts such as Chili’s, On the Border, Macaroni Grill, Cozymels, Spageddies, and Grady’s American Grill. In 1996, Pam began recruiting independently. “My diverse background has given me a great foundation to be successful at what I do today.” Pam’s vast experience and contacts in the restaurant industry have taken Five Star Recruiting, LLC to the top of its field.


Working together for many years, Bryan Blocker and Pam Gosline form a solid team with a proven track record. We cherish the long-term business relationships that we have developed over the years. We work hard for our clients and candidates and we will not waste your time. Thank you for your interest in Five Star Recruiting, LLC. We look forward to working with you