Hector Pabon Named Executive Sous Chef at Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort and Spa in Florida
October 30, 2013 8:32am
With more than 13 years of culinary experience, Chef Pabon comes to Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach from its sister property, Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay, where he most recently served as chef de cuisine at the hotel's world-renowned Oystercatchers Restaurant. Prior to joining the Hyatt family, Chef Pabon worked at several leading restaurants in the Tampa Bay area, including the Centre Club and Intercontinental Hotel. He began his culinary training at the Le Cordon Bleu Academy in Orlando where he received a bachelor's degree in hospitality management and culinary arts.
"We are fortunate to have Chef Pabon join our talented culinary team," said General Manager Brian Kramer. "Having been a member of the Hyatt family for the past several years, working at our sister property across the bay, Hector is well qualified for the role. He thoroughly understands the tastes and preferences of the local market. We look forward to seeing what he brings to Clearwater's culinary scene."
As executive sous chef, Chef Pabon will be responsible for assisting Executive Chef Richard Preston in overseeing all dining outlets: SHOR American Seafood Grill, featuring a dramatic show kitchen and panoramic Gulf views; Swim, a casual poolside eatery with a Pan-Latino fusion menu; and Skimmers, a grab-and-go coffee station by day and lively lobby bar by night. Chef Pabon's responsibilities will also include banquet and in-room dining.
For more information or reservations, please visit http://clearwaterbeach.hyatt.com or call 1-800-233-1234.
Tags: hector pabon,
hyatt regency clearwater beach resort and spa,
The resort is a recipient of the following awards and recognitions: the prestigious AAA/CAA Four Diamond Award; four green keys designation by the Green Key Eco-rating Program; a 2013 Best of Weddings Pick by The Knot; the 2012 Brides' Choice Award by Wedding Wire; one of Florida's Best Companies To Work For by Florida Trend; the 2012 Impact Award Winner by Tampa Bay Businesses for Culture and the Arts; one of Tampa Bay's Top Work Places 2012 by the Tampa Bay Times; the 2011 ConventionSouth Readers' Choice Award; the 2011 Large Business of the Year Award by the Clearwater Beach Chamber of Commerce; TripAdvisor's 2011 Certificate of Excellence; placement on Elite Meetings' Top 100 Hotels List; recognition as a gay-friendly hotel by the TAG Approved® Accommodations Program; and the Metro's Best Award in the Hot Spots to Shop, Dine, Play & Escape by Tampa Bay Metro Magazine for the past two consecutive years. The resort's signature SHOR American Seafood Grill has also earned the Best Dessert Award at Clearwater Beach's Restaurant Week for the past two consecutive years, the 2011 "Best of Show" at A Taste of Clearwater and Tampa Bay Magazine's Best of Tampa Bay Award for the last three consecutive years.
For more information or reservations, please visit http://clearwaterbeach.hyatt.com, "Like" us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/hyattclearwater or follow us on Twitter @HyattClearwater.
Contact: Claire Kunzman or Angele Busch - Cheryl Andrews Marketing
firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com /
Meridian Group Completes $37 Million Transformation of Maryland’s Iconic Hyatt Regency Bethesda
Florida's Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa Completes Multi-Million Dollar Renovations
Hyatt Regency Trinidad Completes Four-Phase Renovation Led by General Manager Russell George
Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch Appoints Randy Thompson as General Manager
Xenia Hotels & Resorts Acquires Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress in Orlando for $205.5 Million
Hyatt to Double Presence in the Middle East with Signing of 14 Management Agreements for Hyatt-Branded Hotels
Hyatt and Dogus Croatia Partner to Develop First Hyatt Regency in Croatia, Slated for Spring 2019 Opening
Hyatt Regency Chandigarh Appoints Puneet Baijal as General Manager and Meena Rewari as Director of Sales and Marketing
The 355-key Hyatt Regency Suzhou Opens in Eastern China
Hyatt Regency Chongming Opens, Located on Chongming Island in Shanghai, China
Beijing Lixing Property Development & Hyatt to Build 349-key Hyatt Regency Beijing, Wangjing, China
David Martinez Named Director of Sales & Marketing for 1,230-room Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach, HI
Martin Alcala Appointed Executive Chef for Hyatt Regency Santa Clara in California
Hyatt Affiliate and Kamala Bay Ventures to Open Hyatt Regency Phuket Resort in Thailand in Late 2013
Hyatt Regency Minneapolis in Minnesota Completes Phase II of Renovation and Expansion
Hyatt Regency Atlanta in Georgia Appoints Peter McMahon as General Manager
Istra-Kurort LLC & Hyatt Hotels to Open New Hyatt Regency Moscow Istra Resort in 2017
Please login or register to post a comment.