He tells us that it was a, "mutually agreed upon decision to allow me to pursue further creative adventures." A rep for the restaurant confirms the departure to Eater saying that a replacement hasn't been made for Goodspeed and that they are just taking it "day by day." For now the group's wine director Eric Larkee will be responsible for overseeing the beverage program.
No word on where Goodspeed is headed to next. Stay tuned for more updates.