Brooke Tadena

Brooke Tadena

Levy Restaurants - Honolulu, HI

Brooke Tadena joined the Hawaii Convention Center team as Executive Chef in 2023. Tadena has more than a decade of culinary leadership experience, most recently serving as executive sous chef at the Hilton Hawaiian Village since 2014. As a senior chef at the resort, he was responsible for budgeting, staffing and working in coordination with Hilton partner properties. He previously served as an executive sous chef at Moana Surfrider, A Westin Resort & Spa, and as a banquet chef at the Hilton Hawaiian Village.

In addition to overseeing some of the state’s largest banquet facilities, Tadena’s experience spans scheduling, training staff for fine service and food preparation, and the organization of large-scale food and wine events.

Brooke Tadena earned his associate degree in occupational studies from the Culinary Institute of America in New York and attended Kapiolani Community College in Honolulu.


Hawaiian Airlines Presents Behind the Cellar Door

Hawaii Convention Center

November 8, 2024

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