Entries by azahour

Behind the Burger: Alex’s #ChilisGrow Journey

Meet Alex – ChiliHead, Sous Chef, and creator of Alex’s Santa Fe Burger. Alex has been a part of the Chili’s brand for over 20 years, and his story is one that we’re proud to tell. When we first met Alex, he was working at a popular fast food chain while his uncle worked in […]

A ChiliHead Journey: Sergio Salguera

At Chili’s, our purpose is simple – we connect, serve, and give to create the best life. That means finding the right balance of career, social, financial, physical, and community wellbeing. ChiliHead, Sergio Salguera, knows all about wellbeing and purpose because he lives it out every day. When Sergio isn’t managing his Chili’s restaurant in […]

Our Commitment to Veterans: A Legacy that Endures

Our founder and namesake, Norman Brinker, learned many of his leadership skills in the early 1950’s when he proudly served in the U.S. Navy. Today, we continue to honor Norman’s memory and the hundreds of veterans who lead and work in our restaurants. Veterans leave an unforgettable mark on America and around the world, and […]

A Day in the Life of Amanda Stokes

We’ve been proud to call Amanda Stokes, Director of Operations, a ChiliHead for 18 years. She’s an amazing operator and an advocate for Chili’s Women Taking the Lead. But, Amanda is so much more than just a ChiliHead – she’s a CrossFit junkie, loving wife, and mom to three fur-babies. We’re continuing our #ChilisWTL series […]

#ChilisLove Stands Strong through the Storm

It had a been a long week in Jacksonville, Florida when Sean O’Rourke, Assistant Manager, opened his Chili’s restaurant for the first time after Hurricane Irma whipped through the state. Every member of Sean’s team was impacted by the storm, and he was running with a skeleton crew because so many Team Members were evacuated, […]

A Day in the Life of Kelli Valade

The ChilisJobs team is kicking off our #ChilisWTL series by getting a look inside the life of our very own President, Kelli Valade. Kelli has two kids (Morgan and Christian), a pretty awesome husband (Don), a crazy golden doodle (Lucy), and a really busy career. How does she do it all? You’re about to find […]