Tom Hemerka

Social Media Manager

Tom is in charge of developing Bottleneck’s content marketing strategies and telling stories in a way to bring its various brands to life on social media. Tom also handles all social community management, influencer relationships and collaborations, and getting behind the camera to create photos and videos.


Tom graduated from Johnson and Wales University with an associate’s degree in Baking and Pastry Arts and a bachelor’s degree in Foodservice Management and a concentration in Entrepreneurship. Tom has 15+ years of hands on experience in the foodservice industry working with internationally recognized chefs to luxury hotel brands like the Ritz Carlton.

Outside of Work

When Tom’s not in the office you can find him traveling and creating content for his brand, @pastryelite.



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We're growing fast and we're looking for folks who share our values, have experience, and are interested in working in an exciting, fast-paced environment.

We offer a fun and supportive working environment, with competitive salaries, insurance, 401k, vacation, paid sick days, and generous restaurant discounts.

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