Category Archives: Employees/Staff

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Employee Spotlight: Leona Piggott

Many of our loyal Bay House Restaurant guests come back again and again because they can’t get enough of our amazing menu, atmosphere and wonderful staff.  And sure, we believe our staff is among the best in Antigua.  But how well do you really know us? This month we are shining the spotlight on the effervescent Leona Piggott who joined our team in August 2004 as a Waitress.  Now in the position of Restaurant Shift Leader you can always count …
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Employee Spotlight: Marydith Gordon

At Trade Winds Hotel and Bay House Restaurant & Bar we believe that our greatest strength is our employees.  We are very proud of our dedicated team of unique and talented employees who on a daily basis enact our values to deliver the perfect vacation, business trip and dining experience to you our guests. Marydith Gordon joined our team in 1996 as a Receptionist and over the years progressed to Administrative Assistant, Front Office Manager, Rooms Division Manager to now …
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Chef Hodge Judges, AHTA Course and New Interns.

Culminating the 2014 Carnival celebrations was the 9th Annual Mango Festival with the highlight event being the Mango Pineapple Culinary Cook-off.  This year Chef Hodge was again invited to be a judge.  Chef has previously judged the competition in 2007, 2008 and 2010. Trade Winds Hotel and Bay House Restaurant congratulates all winners and participants of the Culinary Cook-off. On the home-front our Chef De Partie Javid Sebastian this week attended an Effective Food & Beverage Management workshop being hosted …
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Chefs of Antigua.

Lights!  Camera!  ACTION! Bay House Restaurant & Bar and Chef Hodge made the silver screen…well not the “big big silver screen” LOL but our local silver screen ABSTV on the brand new television series Chefs of Antigua.  Hosted by Joy Farrell Chefs of Antigua features chefs, popular dishes and recipes from some of Antigua & Barbuda’s leading eateries. Chef Hodge and Bay House Restaurant’s “Chicken Saltimbocca” and “Black Bean Tossed Salad” were the stars of October 24, 2013 episode which …
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Meet Bartender Altino Spencer.

In quite a few of our blog and social media posts we mentioned Altino and today we’re going to formally introduce you this creative individual.  An inspirational and motivational chat with very close friend Charles Bachelor led Altino Spencer’s transition from server to bartender. Altino has been with Trade Winds Hotel/Bay House Restaurant & Bar for five (5) years.  He truly enjoys the social aspect of his job as it allows him to interact with guests one on one.  He …
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Learning New Things About Old Things

There is an old adage that says, “you learn something new every day” and today we learnt a lot of new things about something very old.  Many of us here in Antigua and in the Caribbean grew up using concentrate drink mix Sunquick.  A bottle of Sunquick could be found in every cupboard as it was economical and a quick way to make a cool and refreshing drink for the kids. Today some of our restaurant and kitchen staff attended …
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