Phillip Keppler

Phillip Keppler

Phillip Keppler Chef de Cuisine JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort   Phillip Keppler, Chef de Cuisine at the JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa graduated with honors from Johnson & Wales University with an Associate Degree of Science in Culinary Arts & Bachelor of Science in Food Service Management.  Phillip, with over nine years culinary experience has been with Marriott for four years.   Phillip was raised in a military family and has lived in every region of the United States. He takes cultural influences from different regions of the country and coordinates menus that challenge tradition while still paying homage to the classics. Phillip partners with local farms and sustainable food purveyors to ensure only the highest quality products are presented.   Phillip showcases this philosophy at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge by utilizing ingredients from: Crow’s Dairy Farm (Buckeye, AZ), Abby Lee Farms (Phoenix, AZ), and Ramona Farms (Sacaton, AZ).  The resort recreates their menus four times a year to highlight food...
Marcos Seville

Marcos Seville

Marcos Seville, Executive Sous Chef60 At the helm of Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa’s impressive food and beverage program is Executive Sous Chef Marcos Seville, utilizing his 10 plus years of hospitality experience to leverage the culinary program property wide.  When cultivating his culinary vision he draws from the experience he has gained throughout his different roles in multiple professional kitchens and resort properties. During his time at the Omni Scottsdale he has participated in a plethora of culinary events including the inaugural “Desert to Dish,” a James Beard Foundation event and celebration of Arizona’s Agritourism. Prior to joining Omni Scottsdale in 2013, Seville served as the Executive Banquet Chef at The Peabody in Orlando where he led the culinary team to success.  In making his way back to the valley Seville has worked in multiple professional kitchens including the Renaissance Hotel and Spa and the Arizona Biltmore.   Save Save...
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