General Manager

Ken McClain is the General Manager of Graffiato Richmond, and a 20-year veteran of the hospitality industry. Before joining the Graffiato team, McClain worked as the General Manager for Pha-Tao in Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. He worked his way up from bartender to bar manager during his two year tenure at The Highlander in Paris, France, and served as restaurant manager for the Hotel Iris group in Italy.

Prior to moving Richmond, McClain was the general manager Mama’s Boy in Athens, GA which was named “One of the the best brunch restaurants in Georgia”. He worked as a restaurant manager for Depalma’s in Atlanta, Ga and began his career at The Last Resort and Five and Ten under Melissa Clegg and Hugh Acheson.