Food service industry consulting with creativity and vision

 Since 1981, Cre8tive Hospitality Solutions has been a resource to our dealer salespeople and end users.

Cre8tive Hospitality Solutions works with all avenues of the food service industry including food service equipment and supply dealers, broadliners, restaurants, chains, schools, hospitals, nursing homes, universities, caterers, consultants, and designers.


Our premier smallware lines include china, flatware, glassware, table linens, coffee and tea service, menus, plasticware, and healthcare tray top essentials.


We represent a complete offering of indoor and outdoor seating, including booths, tables, chairs, and lounge seating.


The equipment lines include premier heavy duty cooking equipment, holding cabinets, cook/hold ovens, racks, walk-in and reach-in coolers/freezers, milk coolers, serving equipment, blenders, and healthcare temperature maintenance systems

Our manufacturers

We represent the highest quality brands and manufacturers in the business, with connections and trust built on our over 25 years in the industry. With our expertise, we combine the best products and innovations from these providers to deliver the perfect solution for you.

Click any of our manufacturer logos for more information about their products.

Our Team

Mark Searles
Mark SearlesPrincipal/Owner
Territory – Western Missouri/Kansas

Serv-Safe Certified

Schools/Healthcare Specialist

(816) 289-0374

Kahla Harding
Kahla HardingPrincipal/Owner
Territory – Missouri/Kansas/Iowa/Nebraska

Furniture/Tabletop/Smallwares Specialist

(816) 560-0675

Auhnna Harding
Auhnna HardingOutsides Sales - Marketing Specialist
Outside Sales and Marketing Specialist

(816) 377-9800

Frank Gilgus
Frank GilgusTerritory Consultant
Territory – Southern Missouri/Nebraska

Equipment/Healthcare Specialist

(816) 803-1204

Lori Morgan
Lori MorganFurniture/Healthcare Specialist
Territory – – Eastern Missouri/St. Louis MO

(314) 616-8085

Kirk Hammond
Kirk HammondEquipment/Education (K-12) Specialist
Territory – Eastern Missouri/St. Louis MO

(314) 369-3758

Carrie Bellon
Carrie BellonSmallwares/Tabletop/Corporate Account Specialist
Territory – Eastern Missouri/St. Louis MO

(314) 537-2319

Doug Eckley
Doug EckleyTerritory Consultant
Territory – Iowa

Equipment/Furniture and Education (K-12) Specialist

(515) 402-6905

Bert Lowry
Bert LowryTerritory Consultant
Territory – Iowa

Equipment/Furniture and Education (K-12) Specialist

(757) 635-6148

Sara Hoenninger
Sara HoenningerInside Sales Support - Leawood Office
Quoting/Processing Orders/Order Tracking/Government and School Bids

(913) 378-1694

Sarah Jones
Sarah JonesInside Sales Support - Leawood Office
Commissions/Support/Quoting/Order Tracking

(913) 378-1694