Our Team

AT RIVERPARK, WE ARE A DEDICATED TEAM OF PROFESSIONALS PASSIONATE ABOUT HOSPITALITY. WE STRIVE TO CREATE UNIQUE AND ENGAGING EVENTS AND DINING EXPERIENCES FOR ALL OUR GUESTS, AND DO IT ALL WITH UNPARALLELED SERVICE.

Arthur F. Backal

CEO OF BACKAL HOSPITALITY GROUP

An expert in all aspects of dining and gathering to celebrate, Arthur F. Backal is the CEO of Backal Hospitality Group (BHG) and during three decades in the business has overseen world-renowned venues and executed thousands of milestone events – from intimate affairs to glittering galas. As a

deeply respected voice and veteran in the hospitality industry, Backal has supplied his magic touch in the development of numerous iconic hotels and restaurants around the world. He’s also managed 20+ event spaces in New York City.

Meet the Team