OUR TEAM

Matthew D. Phelan
J.D., M.A. COO

Matthew D. Phelan is the chief operating officer of the Company, where he is responsible for day-to-day management, including business and legal affairs on behalf of Rob Floyd. Mr. Phelan comes to the company from the world of corporate law, where he advised private equity and venture capital investors and their growth-oriented start-ups for a decade at firms such as Proskauer Rose LLP in Boston and New York City, and Morrison and Foerster LLP in San Francisco. While in the private legal sector, Mr. Phelan managed the formation of over $8 billion of capital for such managers as Apollo, Ares, Greylock and Commonfund. In addition, he worked with start-ups and mature companies through all stages of investments including Facebook, Uber and GNC. His contributions touch across the fields of medical devices, technology, clean energy and consumer products.

Megan Floyd
VP

With over 15 years of leadership in sales and marketing, Megan leads the company in creating unparalleled guest experiences well as writing over 27 Cocktail Theatre shows. She recently wrote and produced Sip in the City for Spirit Network.  Megan also leads the Floyd Foundation’s efforts by aligning passion, purpose and profits to drive positive community outcomes across a diverse range of interests. Give Boldly.

Jarrid Masse
Chef / Mixology Consultant

Jarrid is a world class chef who has worked with the Jose Andres Team to help create and build the SLS and Bazaar concepts into a culinary juggernaut. He starred on the TV show Marcel’s Quantum Kitchen for the Sci Fi Network, and with 10 years of experience working with Rob, Jarrid currently serves as the head creative consultant for all of Rob’s cocktail concoctions.

Isaiah Garefino
Lead Global Mixology Trainer

With 15 years of running cocktail and beverage programs from NY to LA, Isaiah currently works with Rob to train teams around the world from great restaurant and lounges to high-end Cocktail programs on luxury cruise liners.

Will Griggs
VP of Marketing

With over 25 years of marketing experience, Will Griggs’  career began as a national concert promotion executive and progressed into working with Warner Bros. as a Marketing Consultant.  He also developed and executed multi channel marketing programs for ASCAP, Culture 360, The Grammys, Oakland Carnival and The Music Business Empowerment Summit to name a few.

Sasha Shemirani
Creative Director

Currently the founder and creative director of HDK Media, a content creation and marketing company, Sasha serves as Rob’s chief creative consultant. Specializing in photography, branding, and video content, Sasha has worked with famed chefs Anthony Bourdain and Jose Andres, as well as world-renown brands such as Estée Lauder, Microsoft, Warner Bros. Music, and ABC.

Michael Resendez
Mixology Trainer (US & Mexico)

Michael Resendez has worked with and help develop beverage programs for James Beard award winning chef José Andrés. He also brings 15 years of nightlife and culinary experience and unforgettable events.

OUR TEAM

Matthew D. Phelan
J.D., M.A. COO

Matthew D. Phelan is the chief operating officer of the Company, where he is responsible for day-to-day management, including business and legal affairs on behalf of Rob Floyd.

Megan Floyd
VP

With over 15 years of leadership in sales and marketing, Megan leads the company in creating unparalleled guest experiences well as writing over 27 Cocktail Theatre shows. Megan also leads the Floyd Foundation’s efforts by aligning passion, purpose and profits to drive positive community outcomes across a diverse range of interests.

Jarrid Masse
Chef / Mixology Consultant

Jarrid is a world class chef who has worked with the Jose Andres Team to help create and build the SLS and Bazaar concepts into a culinary juggernaut.

Isaiah Garefino
Lead Global Mixology Trainer

With 15 years of running cocktail and beverage programs from NY to LA, Isaiah currently works with Rob to train teams around the world from great restaurants and lounges.

Will Griggs
VP of Marketing

With over 25 years of marketing experience, Will Griggs’  career began as a national concert promotion executive and progressed into working with Warner Bros. as a Marketing Consultant.  He also developed and executed multi channel marketing programs for ASCAP, Culture 360, The Grammys, Oakland Carnival and The Music Business Empowerment Summit to name a few.

Sasha Shemirani
Creative Director

Currently the founder and creative director of HDK Media, a content creation and marketing company, Sasha serves as Rob’s chief creative consultant.

Michael Resendez
Mixology Trainer (US & Mexico)

Michael Resendez has worked with and help develop beverage programs for James Beard award winning chef José Andrés.