appointed Executive Chef at
Three years after he started working at NOBU Berkeley Street, he became Head Chef.As part of the global Nobu culinary team, Rhys had a chance to cook at the 2018 Singapore Formula One NOBU Pop-Up in September 2018.
appointed MICE Global Account Director at
The first Nobu Hotel opened in 2013 in Caesars Palace Las Vegas, and has since expanded to include: Nobu Hotel City of Dreams Manila, Nobu Hotel Miami Beach, Nobu Ryokan Malibu, Nobu Hotel Shoreditch London, Nobu Hotel Ibiza Bay, Nobu Hotel Marbella and Nobu Hotel Palo Alto.
appointed Hotel Manager at
His previous appointments include that of general manager at the Bentley Hotel in London, pre-opening projects manager consultant for Moxy Hotels in New York, general manager at the Nobu Hotel in Riyadh- Saudi Arabia, director of rooms at Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park and area director of finance for the Maybourne Hotel Group.
promoted Vice President at
International work includes urban mixed-use projects in Dubai, Monterrey Mexico, and China along with hospitality projects such as Hard Rock Hotel Los Cabos and Nobu Cabo in Mexico; Rixos Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi and the JW Marriott and Ritz Carlton at Galaxy Macau.
appointed Director of Public Relations at
AIC Hotel Group is exclusively contracted by RCD Hotels to spearhead the sales and marketing efforts for luxury resort properties in Florida, including Eden Roc Miami Beach and Nobu Hotel Miami Beach, as well as throughout Mexico and the Caribbean, including Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana (the world's first all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotel) in addition to six Mexico properties including Hard Rock Hotel Cancun, Hard Rock Hotel Vallarta, Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, Hard Rock Hotel Los Cabos (set to open in 2019), Nobu Hotel Los Cabos (set to open in 2018) and UNICO 20@87@ Hotel Riviera Maya, the first of a new luxury all-inclusive concept.
appointed Caribbean Hotelier of the Year at
Markantonis has orchestrated the introduction of innovative themed restaurant concepts such as Bobby Flay's Mesa Grille, Nobu, Virgil's Real Barbeque, and Todd English's Olives.