Watertown Longhorn Steakhouse manager awarded top leadership honor

WATERTOWN, NY —  Blaine Hoppel, a culinary manager at the LongHorn Steakhouse in Watertown, has been presented with the “Manager of the Year” award. He was selected by senior leadership as one of the eight recipients from the more than 515 culinary managers nationwide, making this a truly outstanding honor.

The award recognizes managers who have a passion for providing quality service and show commitment to developing team members.

“Blaine is an integral part of our management team,” said Louis Vanni, Managing Partner of the LongHorn Steakhouse in Watertown. “He is a dedicated leader who shows a strong commitment to helping our team provide a quality dining experience for our guests.”

Hoppel was named “Manager of the Year” for his consistent leadership, as well as his passion and pride for both the restaurant and the Watertown community.

LongHorn Steakhouse’s culture is rooted in the incredible people that work in its restaurants. This award is part of ongoing efforts to recognize extraordinary individuals for hard work and making an impact.