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· W WESTWOOD LOS ANGELES: Mark Eberwein is now the new general manager of W Hotel in Westwood.
He comes to the property from the W San Francisco where he was the Director of Operations. he's also held the title of Director of Food and Beverage, and Certified Sommelier at The St. Regis Deer Valley in Park City, Utah.
A sommelier and a general manager?
Mark Eberwein- St. Regis Deer Valley's ...
Mark Eberwein- St. Regis Deer Valley's Food & Beverage Director talks about his favorite spots
June 9, 2012 | Deer Valley Community
Mark Eberwein, wine guru of the St. Regis Deer Valley resort, picks three of his favorite spots for fabulous wine (and food).
Mark Eberwein had spent less than a year in Park City, Utah, as the director of food and beverage at the St. Regis Deer Valley resort when Food & Wine named him one of the top sommeliers of 2011.
Building and maintaining the upscale ski resort's 12,000-bottle cellar is a particular challenge in Utah, where all wine sales must funnel through the state liquor authority.
has managed to do just that, creating a wine list that's equal to the refined American menu at Jean-Georges Vongerichten's elegant but cozy J & G Grill.
craft at Rancho Bernardo Inn's El Bizcocho
in San Diego, but he
been collecting wine memories all around the world, from glasses enjoyed on a balcony at the Lemonthyme Resort
in Tasmania, Australia, to those savored on summer evening hikes above Utah's Provo River Falls.
"My best wine-drinking experiences have always happened when I was with my best friends," he
BACKSTORY: Eberwein worked at El Bizcocho for six years, though he started out as a "cellar rat" for the inn, running across the property to fetch whatever bottles were needed.
"At the end of the night, we got to taste wine, and we got to taste wine every day.
What that does for your palate is amazing," Eberwein
visited five years ago, and his
tour included a visit to a back room that housed the family's eau de vie: "To sit in this environment and have a glass of wine was like going back a hundred years in the winemaking business.
RESTAURANT: "I love, love, love Café Boulud," Eberwein
says of the restaurant, swathed in soft lighting and beige décor.
LIBATIONS: "What I really enjoy is the selection of nontraditional varietals and appellations," Eberwein
"The last time I was there, we had a Rasteau by Tardieu-Laurent.
Or, for creative cocktails, start (or end) the evening with a concoction at Boulud's adjacent new Bar Pleiades.
For more on Mark
and the spectacular St. Regis Deer Valley
Resort and Residences, visit: www.stregisdeervalley.com
LAS VEGAS, NV - W Las ...
LAS VEGAS, NV - W Las Vegas has announced the appointment of Mark Eberwein as General Manager and Christopher Adam Baran as Vice President of Sales and Marketing - a formidable duo instrumental in overseeing the launch of the new property opening inside the SLS Las Vegas December 1.
brings to his new role more than 20 years of hospitality industry expertise with a focus on food & beverage practices and Baran more than 12 years of success in strategic marketing at a variety of resorts and destinations.
"I am honored to be named General Manager of the newest addition to the W Hotels portfolio and the hottest addition to the Las Vegas strip," said Mark Eberwein, General Manager, W Las Vegas.
"I can't wait to lead the hotel's stellar team in making W Las Vegas the most exciting and vibrant destination in Vegas."
As General Manager of W Las Vegas
oversees all operational aspects of the property.
brings twenty years of hospitality expertise to his
position, which has been honed over the course of his
career managing W hotels, with prior positions as General Manager at W Los Angeles
- West Beverly Hills and Hotel Manager at W San Francisco
career as the Sommelier of Rancho Bernardo Inn's El Bizcocho Restaurant
, one of San Diego's top fine dining establishments, overseeing a wine list of nearly 2,000 selections.
He then held the title of Director of Food and Beverage, and Certified Sommelier at The St. Regis Deer Valley in Park City, Utah.
was later recognized with the prestigious honor of being named one of Food
& Wine Magazine's "Top Sommeliers of 2011.
has been a key player in the successful opening of the W Los Angeles
- West Beverly Hills and in revamping the beverage programs at Starwood hotels during his
time on the Starwood Food
& Beverage Council.
is lauded for his
managerial vision, team building skills and exceptional ability to create impactful results and guide teams through strategic change towards success.
James Wroblewski has been named General ...
James Wroblewski has been named General Manager for the WLos Angeles, taking over for Mark Eberwein.
has moved as General Manager to the W LasVegas, slated to open in September.
For the past two years, he
had been overseeing the W Los Angeles.
Eberwein is the former Director of Operations at the W San Francisco and Director of Food and Beverage at the St. Regis Deer Valley.
The W/Los Angeles-Westwood has ...
The W/Los Angeles-Westwood has appointed Mark Eberwein general manager.
Eberwein has more than 20 years of industry experience and was previously director of operations at the W/San Francisco.