Chic lifestyle luxury spot, W Bali – Seminyak, is delighted to introduce their newest Director of Beverage and Food.
W Bali – Seminyak welcomes Jose Garcia Torrazza as the new Director of Beverage and Food. In his role, Jose will oversee the daily operations of the hotel’s food and beverage services, leading the talented team at the hotel’s award-winning venues of Fire Restaurant, Starfish Bloo, W Lounge, and Woobar Bali – the island’s hottest sunset destination!
With over 12 years of distinguished experience in food and beverage operations management across luxury hotels in the Asia Pacific region, Jose has left his mark at W Suzhou, W Koh Samui, and Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok, playing a key role in the opening and development of these highly acclaimed venues.
Known for his innovative and creative approach to food and beverage, Jose stands out by embracing unconventionality and taking measured risks. His leadership has earned him several awards, including ‘Hotel Chinese Restaurant of the Year’ and ‘Best New Restaurant of the Year’ at the 2018 Suzhou ‘That’s Food & Drinks Awards’.
Additionally, Jose played a key role in winning the ‘Rooftop of the Year 2022 B.A.D Award’ in Bangkok and setting a Guinness World Record for the largest Negroni cocktail in 2022 at the Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok.
Titus Rosier, General Manager of W Bali – Seminyak stated, “His wealth of experience and innovative approach makes him the perfect fit for our team. I am very confident that his leadership in the Beverage and Food department will elevate our culinary offerings to new heights.” He also added, “We look forward to the exciting journey ahead and the exceptional contributions he will bring to our guest’s dining experiences.”
In his new role at W Bali – Seminyak, Jose is dedicated to curating diverse food and beverage concepts that blend Bali’s cultural influences with international flair. Collaborating with local and international establishments, he aims to bring unique dining experiences to W Bali and elevate the cocktail culture to new heights through partnerships with award-winning mixologists and innovative bar takeovers.
“I am truly excited to join the W Bali – Seminyak team as the Director of Beverage and Food. My passion for pushing the boundaries in the culinary world aligns perfectly with W Hotel’s commitment to innovation and creativity,” says Jose.
Outside of work, Jose is passionate about Harley-Davidson motorcycles, always joining the local H.O.G. group in every country he resides. Additionally, he’s an avid scuba diver, excited to explore Bali’s captivating marine life. Cheers to W Bali’s new flavor maestro!
Feel free to contact Jose at Jose.Garciat@whotels.com.
For more information, visit W Bali – Seminyak’s official website.
Address: JL. Petitenget, Kerobokan, Seminyak, Bali, Indonesia, 80361
Tel: +62 361 3000 106