Chef Gerard Spezio Appointed Executive Chef at Hyatt Morristown at Headquarters Plaza



MORRISTOWN, N.J. (January 19, 2016) – Gerard Spezio has been appointed executive chef, Hyatt Morristown at Headquarters Plaza today. Spezio has a long history with Hyatt which spans 11 years, and includes posts spanning from Greenwich, CT to Washington DC. Spezio will oversee the culinary operation of Hyatt Morristown at Headquarters Plaza’s dining outlets, including its signature Eclectic Grill full service restaurant, Qube Lounge and seasonal Qube Terrace, banquets and in-room dining.

Chef Spezio began his culinary career working alongside his mother at the family owned and operated, Spezio Catering in Brooklyn, NY. Spezio is a graduate of the New York Restaurant School, and began his Hotel culinary career at The Plaza Hotel in New York City. To vary his professional experience, Spezio moved to independent restaurants and was executive chef at both The Pearl Room in Brooklyn, NY, and Onyx Bar in Greenwich, CT. In 2004, Spezio joined Hyatt Regency Greenwich as executive sous chef. Later, Spezio joined the Andaz 5th Avenue’s culinary team as executive sous chef, and most recently held the same post at Grand Hyatt Washington.

“Gerard Spezio, who I had the great pleasure of working with at Grand Hyatt Washington, provides Hyatt Morristown a solid culinary foundation to lead the property with, and will continue to distinguish the hotel’s food and beverage program as both an industry and local leader,” said Jon Davenhall, general manager.

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About Hyatt Morristown at Headquarters Plaza

Hyatt Morristown at Headquarters Plaza is set amid a prime business center in the heart of historic Morristown, NJ. The hotel is a blend of city excitement and suburban tranquility and is the ideal downtown base for business or leisure travelers.   For more information, please visit:

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Matt Tobin

Hyatt Morristown at Headquarters Plaza