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, hospitality and celebrations, Arthur F. Backal is the CEO of Backal Hospitality Group (BHG) and has overseen world-renowned venues and executed thousands of milestone events for over 30 years. As a deeply respected voice and industry veteran, Arthur has supplied his magic touch in the development of numerous iconic hotels and restaurants around the world.  He has also managed 20+ event spaces and offered consulting services on countless projects in New York City.

Meet the Team