Olive Garden relies on its dedicated team members to create the exceptional guest experiences that are the brand’s hallmark. Each and every person plays a major part in fostering the welcoming atmosphere that’s all about family and delicious food. These are the Faces of Olive Garden.
Every day, 150,000 people work in a Darden restaurant, and our goal is to enable all of them with the skills, tools and resources they need to create long-term careers with us. To help every team member to succeed, we offer extensive training, flexible schedules, competitive benefits, and a place to call home.
With Faces of Olive Garden, we introduce one of many amazing team members. You’ll hear their stories, their best experiences and learn why they enjoy working in a fun, supportive environment that makes them feel like part of our family.
Meet Vanessa Zachery
In this week's installment, we talk to Vanessa Zachery, a General Manager at the Olive Garden in Duncanville, Texas. Vanessa has been with the Olive Garden family for more than 30 years, and her story is an example of how Olive Garden invests in their team members. Vanessa has been given numerous opportunities including sessions and seminars that have helped her become a better leader and in turn, help advance her career.
Watch Vanessa's Faces of Olive Garden story HERE.
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Learn more about team member opportunities by visiting our career page HERE.