Rico and Brigitte Bloch-Aeby, Senior Leaders
As a power couple the parents Brigitte and Rico led together large gastronomic businesses like the sports center «Glarner Unterland» in Näfels (GL), later then the «Säntis-Restaurants» on the Schwägalp (AR) and the well known «Sternen» in Teufen (AR). 1999 Brigitte took over the Metropol hotel in St.Gallen, short time after Rico followed. The both know all sides of the gastronomy by experience and they are still engaged business people with love for the matter. Brigitte as a school leader of the gastronomic project «Leonardo» educates young newcomer and Rico remains with his ideas one essential support in the familiar hotel Metropol.
In their free time they enjoy trips. They prefer to travel to Italy. They keep friendships; especially they love to spend time with their beloved family, grandchildren and with the faithful four-legged friends Balu and Dino.