Guion Fifield Stewart-Moore
Senior Managing Partner

Guion Fifield Stewart-Moore has spent more than 30 years working within the hospitality industry.  Since 1996, she has been providing management consulting and executive search to leading hotel and restaurant companies in the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean.

Prior to founding Fifield Partners, Guion spent 12 years with the executive search firm T.A. Davis & Associates where she rose through the ranks to become Vice President.  During this time, Guion grew individual revenue billings and assigned searches during her tenure, resulting in the largest percentage of the company’s revenues.  Her long-term client relationships resulted in the highest percentage of repeat business in the company.

Earlier in her career, Guion worked at a number of well-known hotel companies such as Wyndham Hotels & Resorts and The Sheraton Hotel Corporation (Starwood Hotels & Resorts) in senior management positions.  She also worked in the food & beverage division of The Aspen Skiing Company.  Guion has a BS from The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Living in the Rocky Mountains, Guion and her family are avid outdoor enthusiasts.  She loves life in the Rockies year round.

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Paul D. Riggle
Managing Partner

Paul Riggle has been passionate about hospitality ever since he can remember.  His interest and proven ability to recruit, develop, manage, and retain strong service oriented and revenue producing talent, brought him to executive recruiting in the hospitality industry.  After previously working with Guion Stewart-Moore for five years in hospitality executive search, Paul joined Fifield Partners.

Prior to his recruiting career, he spent twenty-five years working in the hospitality, retail and related service industries.  Paul has experience as a Regional Marketing Manager for a multi unit retail chain, National Project Manager for a golf course construction contractor and a General Manager for an all inclusive American Plan Resort.  His wide range of experience allows him to handle searches in the hotel, resort, club, retail, and F&B fields.  Paul prides himself on listening to both clients and candidates while considering experience, skill set, culture, lifestyle, and other intangibles simultaneously to create a “win win” for all involved in the employment process.

As Managing Partner, Paul exceeds both client and candidates’ expectations.  He is known for developing strong long lasting relationships.  Paul partners with his clients and works relentlessly on their behalf.  Once you know Paul, you will know him for a lifetime.

Paul is a graduate of Wittenberg University.  He travels extensively and enjoys his leisure time following sports and in the great outdoors by fly fishing, snow skiing, sailing, mountain biking and playing golf.  “If you do what you love, you will never work a day in your life!”

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Richard Wallace
Director of Marketing and Account Development

Richard Wallace joined Fifield Partners in 2009 to spearhead sales, marketing, and development  for client services.  He has established sales and marketing strategies indentifying target markets and creation of leads and account development.

Richard has a prior background in sales, marketing and account management in the financial services industry.  He previously worked for First Chicago Bank,  Denali Asset Management, and Quiddity in senior sales & marketing roles. 

Richard has B.A. in Economics from Franklin and Marshall College.  In his spare time, he is snow skiing in the winter and golfing in the summer.  He is also known for his passion in landscape design.

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Heather Watson
Associate Recruiting Manager

Heather Watson joined Fifield Partners in 2012.  After previously working with Guion Stewart-Moore and Paul Riggle for several years in hospitality executive search, Heather joined Fifield Partners.  She brings a solid knowledge of hospitality recruiting and a dedication to her clients and candidates.

Prior to recruiting, Heather had a successful career in restaurant management.  She has experience managing high end restaurants and hotel food and beverage operations.

Heather is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire.  When she isn't working, she is chasing after her two young boys and tending to her vegetable garden.

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