SRA Board of Directors Welcomes Steve Hooper of Ethan Stowell Restaurants
Updated: Aug 18
A Northwest native who grew up in Redmond, Steve is president of Ethan Stowell Restaurants (ESR). After a career in investment banking and an MBA at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, Steve decided to pursue his entrepreneurial passion and founded Kigo Kitchen as CEO until its merger with ESR.
Regarding joining the board of SRA, Steve says, ‘The diversity and passion of the restaurant industry in our town is a true gift to the city. It’s an honor to work with such a distinguished group of restauranteurs in making supporting such an amazing community.‘
The board gives a huge ‘thank you’ to Travis Rosenthal for his leadership and board service; Travis has agreed to remain on the SRA Government Affairs committee. In joining the board, Steve will also serve on the Government Affairs committee. Welcome aboard Steve!