TALENT: Skip Worden

  • Executive Chef
  • Westin Jekyll Island, Jekyll Island, GA

Events

  • Thursday, February 8; W3 Launch Party & Wine Dinner     view event
  • Friday, February 9th: Whiskey Inspired     view event
  • Saturday, February 10th: Whiskey Wine & Wildlife     view event
  • Sunday, February 11th: W3 Sunday Brunch     view event

Story

Chef Skip was born and raised in Wisconsin. He started in the restaurant business at an early age as a steward and worked his way through the ranks to Executive Chef of the Racine, Wisconsin Marriott Hotel, managed by New Castle Hotels & Resorts.  Through his 28 year career with New Castle, Chef Skip has worked at four of their New York properties, Montauk, Smithtown, Alexandria Bay and Syracuse, as well as Portland, Maine, Ypsilanti, Michigan and currently Jekyll Island, Georgia.  Each property has been between 100 and 350 rooms with à la carte restaurants and catering facilities to feed up to 1,000 people.

 

Skip says...."A big part of my journey, by far, has been the people I have worked with. The people in the hotel industry are the heart and soul of each property and each department. Without them and the experiences they bring, we cannot do what we do every day. This journey has been a never-ending learning experience. Each property is different on many levels, which adds to the excitement of each new challenge and adventure."

NOTE:

  • All persons must be of legal drinking age or older to attend most events
  • No dogs or pets are allowed at any event venues
  • Any advance discount tickets are released in limited quantities and can sell out at any time without notice
  • All tickets sales are final & non-refundable
  • All events are rain or shine & event programs are subject to change without notice

TICKETS

Privacy Policy

Terms & Conditions

For More Information

  • Contact Us
  • Volunteer at Whiskey Wine and Wildlife
  • Donate to the Foundation
  • Jekyll Island Foundation

Whiskey, Wine & Wildlife is a culinary destination weekend with collaboration between The Westin Jekyll Island, the Jekyll Island Authority and The AdFish Group.  The weekend’s events will raise funds and awareness for programs of the Jekyll Island Foundation, with a mission of conservation, education and historic preservation efforts on Jekyll Island.

COPYRIGHT © 2016-2018 The AdFish Group