Josh is the Chief Executive Officer of FreeRange Concepts, a creative restaurant development and management company. Josh co-founded FreeRange Concepts with his best friend and college roommate Kyle Noonan in 2012. They opened their first concept, Bowl & Barrel in December of 2012, Mutts Canine Cantina in June of 2013, and The Rustic in October of 2013.
In addition, the team has created a new concept known as The General Public that will open two locations by the end of this year. Josh and Kyle will then expand The Rustic to North Dallas, San Antonio and Houston in 2016.
Before creating FreeRange Concepts, Josh spent six years as a director with E2M Partners, a private equity firm based in Dallas, and prior to that spent three years as an associate at Southwest Securities’ middle market investment banking group. Josh attended The Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University graduating Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Business Administration in finance and obtained his Master of Business Administration from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin.
Outside of work, Josh enjoys sporting events, the symphony and spending a little time at the gym. However, things are about to change, because Josh and his wife Jessica are expecting their first child, a little girl, on Thanksgiving Day.