Bishop Placement Services LLC is an Search firm specializing in National Restaurant and Retail Management recruiting. We have specialized within the Restaurant / Hospitality/ Food Service / and Retail Sectors for over 26 years. Our clients currently range from single operators, large and small franchisees, independents and some of the largest corporations within our segments.. We recruit for Restaurants, hotels, resorts, entertainment venues, private clubs, and all Retail large and small.

We recruit for all levels of management positions and all departments.

  • Executives / CEO / VP
  • Finance / Accounting
  • Marketing / Sales
  • Restaurant Management / Retail Management
  • All Operations Management
  • Real Estate /Franchising




Our recruiters have Restaurant and Retail industry knowledge. Our process and approach is personalized and directed to find the right career match. Our results will benefit both the candidate and the client long term.


In the Recruiting industry, reputation is everything. Bishop Placement Service remains committed to the recruiting business values that have allowed us to continue to work with some of the Restaurant and Retail industries best.

• We follow the ethical practices and standards set by the National Association of Personnel

Industry. We are certified consultants and committed to continuing our education and prepare

for the challenges that lie ahead.

  • We approach each assignment with a commitment to finding the right candidate for the client’s opportunity.
  • We are a high performing, high quality organization dedicated to recruiting – a trusted partner and resource for our customers and our community.
  • We treat every individual with respect, in every interaction.
  • We understand and protect the confidentiality of our candidates and clients.


We are dedicated to ensuring that our customers’ priorities are our priorities, and their satisfaction is our satisfaction. We will build long –term relationships with our customers and take the time to understand their individual needs and goals. Each recruiter in our company will have the opportunity for professional growth and will enjoy working here. Furthermore, we will help anyone who needs assistance and guidance to find a job.

Otis Bishop, CPC, CERS, Founder / President / Recruiter


Otis started the agency in 1994 and set the goal of achieving very high standards of professionalism throughout the recruiting process. Otis served five years as the President of the Tennessee Recruiters Association and board of director. Otis served as a board of director for the National Association of Personnel Services and he is a Certified Employee Retention Specialist and a Certified Personnel Consultant. Otis’s experience also includes 25 years in management and ownership in the Restaurant Industry, prior to the recruiting business. For over 14 years Otis was the President of the Tennessee Honda Riders Club and Otis and Tina served as Taskforce Leaders for the Ride for Kids event in Middle TN that benefits the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation of America.

  • Contact Otis: otis@bishopplacement.com
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Tina Bishop, CPC, CERS, FMP Co-Owner/Recruiter


Tina has been a professional recruiter and partner since 1995.  She has specialized in recruiting both locally and nationally for the Restaurant and Hospitality Industry.  Tina holds the following certifications:

  • Certified Personnel Consultant (CPC),
  • Certified Employee Retention Specialist (CERS),
  • Foodservice Management Professional (FMP)

Tina is a certified proctor for the FMP program. Prior to recruiting, Tina spent 20 years with a fortune 500 restaurant company. She served as Director of Human Resources, Director of Training, Director of Concept Development, and spent more than 12 years as an Area Supervisor in operations. For more than ten years, Tina and Otis have been involved with the Ride for Kids that benefits the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation of America.

  • Contact Tina: tina@bishopplacement.com
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Angie Jakes, Executive Research Assistant

Angie Jakes is a Middle Tennessee native. Prior to joining Bishop Placement Service she spent 10 years working in Special Education helping special needs students meet, and exceed their learning goals. Along with an Education background, she brings with her a background of 2+ years retail management and 10 years of Banking 4 of which was Management in the Deposit Operation and Customer Service departments of one of the largest asset holding banks in the nation. When Angie is not researching top talent for Bishop Placement Services she enjoys spending time with her family.

  • Contact Angie: angie@bishopplacement.com