Hyatt Regency Tamaya Appoints Patrick Mohn as Executive Chef

/Hyatt Regency Tamaya Appoints Patrick Mohn as Executive Chef

Hyatt Regency Tamaya Appoints Patrick Mohn as Executive Chef

|2019-06-24T18:43:41-05:00June 19th, 2019|

Santa Ana Pueblo, N.M. (June 19, 2019) – Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa, a luxury resort located on the Santa Ana Pueblo, announces the appointment of Patrick Mohn as Executive Chef.

“We are thrilled to welcome Chef Mohn back to Hyatt Regency Tamaya,” said General Manager Claudia Wattenberg. “Chef has many years of experience in the culinary industry including working previously at our resort. He is very passionate about delivering an incredible guest experience and creating exceptional and flavorful recipes that are unique to the culture here at Tamaya.”

Mohn previously worked with Hyatt Regency Tamaya when he joined the team as a culinary intern shortly after his graduation from the Scottsdale Culinary Institute in 2005.

Mohn is originally from Waldo Gulch, N.M., a ranch built on an abandoned mining settlement between Madrid and Cerrillos in New Mexico. He first became interested in the culinary field as a young boy watching a local television show that featured a variety of different ways to prepare Cajun food. When Mohn was 14 years old, he started his first job at San Marcos Café in Cerrillos, N.M., where he washed dishes, peeled potatoes, and made lemonade for guests.

“I really want to redefine and elevate the culinary culture at the property,” said Mohn. “My goal is to modernize the indigenous flavors and techniques and incorporate a holistic approach to food as nourishment as well as enjoyment. I also want to ensure that the people who work in my kitchen learn, grow, and maintain an efficient, clean, and smooth-running environment as well as provide our guests with a phenomenal experience.”

As Executive Chef, Mohn is responsible for the conceptual direction of the kitchen, the overall guest experience, ensuring the restaurants are hitting the financial goals of ownership, and mentoring of the next generation of culinarians.

During his previous tenure at Hyatt Regency Tamaya, Mohn received the Hyatt Good Taste Series Silver Medal in 2014, and was awarded Hyatt Regency Tamaya Manager of the Year in 2015.

For more information on the dining experiences available at the resort or to book a stay at Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa, please visit tamaya.regency.hyatt.com or call (505) 867-1234.

About Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort and Spa

Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort and Spa is located on 500 acres on the Pueblo of Santa Ana, situated between Santa Fe and Albuquerque New Mexico and is adjacent to the Sandia Mountains along the Rio Grande. 350 luxurious guestrooms showcase traditional designs created with natural materials along with the modern comforts and pampering amenities. Fascinating combinations of old and new are found along with a unique cultural environment offering traditional pueblo bread baking demonstrations and tribal dance performances. Also featured is the 12,000 square foot production-friendly Tamaya Ballroom; over 54,000 square feet of flexible meeting and function space; award winning Tamaya Mist Spa; 18-hole championship Twin Warriors Golf Club; the Stables at Tamaya; signature cuisine at Corn Maiden and Santa Ana Café, and the Tamaya Cultural Learning Center. For additional information about Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort and Spa or to make reservations, please visit HyattRegencyTamaya.com

About Hyatt Regency Hotels

Hyatt Hotels Corporation, headquartered in Chicago, is a leading global hospitality company with a proud heritage of making guests feel more than welcome. Thousands of members of the Hyatt family strive to make a difference in the lives of the guests they encounter every day by providing authentic hospitality. The Company's subsidiaries manage, franchise, own and develop hotels and resorts under the Hyatt®, Park Hyatt®, Andaz®, Grand Hyatt®, Hyatt Regency®, Hyatt Place® and Hyatt HouseTM. Hyatt House is changing its brand identity from Hyatt Summerfield Suites®. Hyatt Residential Group, Inc., a Hyatt Hotels Corporation subsidiary, develops, operates, markets or licenses Hyatt ResidencesTM and Hyatt Residence ClubTM. As of June 30, 2012, the Company's worldwide portfolio consisted of 492 properties in 45 countries.
For more information, please visit www.hyatt.com

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