Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas Welcomes Chef de Cuisine Frédéric Don to Twist by Pierre Gagnaire

Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas Welcomes Chef de Cuisine Frédéric Don to Twist by Pierre GagnaireMANDARIN ORIENTAL, LAS VEGAS WELCOMES CHEF DE CUISINE FRÉDÉRIC DON TO TWIST BY PIERRE GAGNAIRE

Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas Welcomes Chef de Cuisine Frédéric Don to Twist by Pierre GagnaireHONG KONG, July 21, 2015Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas is delighted to announce the appointment of Frédéric Don as Chef de Cuisine at the Five-Star restaurant, Twist by Pierre Gagnaire. Chef Don brings his experience of fine dining to Las Vegas from another Pierre Gagnaire restaurant, The Gallery at Sketch in London, where he served as Head Chef since 2013.

Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas is a member of Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, widely acclaimed as the premier global luxury hotel company. With 27 deluxe properties in 15 countries, the Group brings its unique blend of 21st century luxury and oriental charm to its famed hotels, resorts and residences in prime locations globally.

Chef Don began his education in 2000 at Les Petites Bruyeres a St Chamond and later trained as an apprentice at Restaurant Pierre Orsi in Lyon, France. Chef Don joined the award-winning restaurant Flocon de Sel in 2008, where he served as Sous Chef and helped lead the team to achieving three Michelin stars.

“We are eagerly anticipating the addition of Chef Don to Twist by Pierre Gagnaire,” said Robert Jenny, Director of Food and Beverage at Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas. “He will add a unique perspective and enthusiastic passion that will inspire the team at Twist.”

About Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas
Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas is one of only six triple Forbes Five-Star hotels in the United States and is the only hotel in Las Vegas with Five-Star recognition for the hotel, Twist by Pierre Gagnaire restaurant and The Spa. A sophisticated sanctuary of modern elegance prominently situated at the entrance of CityCenter, Mandarin Oriental has made its mark as the ultimate urban resort destination in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip. Designed entirely by interior designer Adam D. Tihany and architecture firm Kohn Pedersen Fox, Mandarin Oriental brings to Las Vegas a new standard of style with stunning suites, captivating architectural design, unique restaurant and bar venues, and the legendary hospitality of Mandarin Oriental. Stay connected with Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas on Facebook and Twitter.

About Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the most luxurious hotels, resorts and residences. Having grown from a well-respected Asian hotel company into a global brand, the Group now operates, or has under development, 45 hotels representing almost 11,000 rooms in 24 countries, with 21 hotels in Asia, nine in The Americas and 15 in Europe, Middle East and North Africa. In addition, the Group operates or has under development, 15 Residences at Mandarin Oriental connected to its properties.