People to Watch http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/19751/more en James Beard Foundation presents 2016 awards http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/james-beard-foundation-presents-2016-awards <div class="field-deck"> Alinea, Ken Friedman, Suzanne Goin were among 2016 honorees at the culinary world's biggest event. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The James Beard Foundation Awards took place last night in Chicago, with some familiar names, as well as some new restaurants taking home honors in what&rsquo;s sometimes called &ldquo;The Academy Awards of the culinary world.&rdquo; It was hosted by Carla Hall, co-host of the television show &quot;The Chew&quot; and former &quot;Top Chef&quot; contestant.</p></div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/james-beard-foundation-presents-2016-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/james-beard-foundation-presents-2016-awards#comments People to Watch Operations Tue, 03 May 2016 15:00:00 +0000 54051 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>The team from Alinea, Chicago, took home Outstanding Restaurant Honors at the 2016 James Beard Foundation Awards.</p> Galdones Photography/JBF L.A. priest captures James Beard Humanitarian of the Year honors http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/la-priest-captures-james-beard-humanitarian-year-honors <div class="field-deck"> Father Greg Boyle created Homeboy Industries to provide at-risk youths with foodservice skills. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Father Greg Boyle created Homeboy Industries to get youths off the street.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/la-priest-captures-james-beard-humanitarian-year-honors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/la-priest-captures-james-beard-humanitarian-year-honors#comments People to Watch Mon, 02 May 2016 13:49:00 +0000 53991 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>&ldquo;Mainly, it&rsquo;s about healing,&rdquo; Boyle says of his 18-month foodservice training program.</p> Food & Wine names Best New Chefs of 2016 http://restaurant-hospitality.com/top-chefs/food-wine-names-best-new-chefs-2016 <div class="field-deck"> Landing on the list can be a career-making step. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Landing on the list can be a career-making step.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/top-chefs/food-wine-names-best-new-chefs-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/top-chefs/food-wine-names-best-new-chefs-2016#comments Rising Star Chefs People to Watch Top Chefs Naturally Inspiring Beverage & Culinary Flavoring Solutions Tue, 05 Apr 2016 19:06:00 +0000 53261 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Food & Wine <p>Michael Gulotta turns out Delta-inspired Vietnamese fare at NOLA&#39;s MoPho.</p> 16 more to watch in 2016 http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/16-more-watch-2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Restaurant Hospitality picks 16 more up-and-coming foodservice people to watch in 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/16-more-watch-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/16-more-watch-2016#comments Rising Star Chefs People to Watch Gated Mon, 11 Jan 2016 13:00:00 +0000 50311 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Opportunity knocks for ambitious female chef/restaurateurs http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/opportunity-knocks-ambitious-female-chefrestaurateurs <div class="field-deck"> A James Beard Foundation program will give 22 women a crash course in restaurant leadership. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A James Beard Foundation program will give 22 women a crash course in restaurant leadership.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/opportunity-knocks-ambitious-female-chefrestaurateurs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/opportunity-knocks-ambitious-female-chefrestaurateurs#comments Rising Star Chefs People to Watch Mon, 21 Dec 2015 15:14:00 +0000 50261 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Elizabeth Blau and other prominent restaurant operators and chefs are providing mentoring opportunities to other women.</p> Ready for the big leagues? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rising-star-chefs/ready-big-leagues <div class="field-deck"> Up-and-comers can distinguish themselves at the S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2016 Global Competition </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Up-and-coming chefs can distinguish themselves at the S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2016 Global Competition.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rising-star-chefs/ready-big-leagues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/rising-star-chefs/ready-big-leagues#comments Rising Star Chefs People to Watch Gated Tue, 24 Nov 2015 21:13:00 +0000 49741 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Mark Moriarty, winner of the 2015 S.Pellegrino Young Chef Competition.</p> S.Pellegrino Trendinista: Do social media rankings trump a Beard Award? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-do-social-media-rankings-trump-beard-award <div class="field-deck"> Beard Award winners barely register on a new Top 50 restaurant list that uses social media data to produce its rankings. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Beard Award winners barely register on a new Top 50 restaurant list that uses social media data to produce its rankings.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-do-social-media-rankings-trump-beard-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-do-social-media-rankings-trump-beard-award#comments Trendinista People to Watch Social Media Gated Fri, 15 May 2015 19:08:00 +0000 42981 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>State Bird Provisions chef/owners Nicole Krasinski and Stuart&nbsp;Brioza are riding high these days.</p> A quick look at the 2015 James Beard Award winners http://restaurant-hospitality.com/top-chefs/quick-look-2015-james-beard-award-winners <div class="node-body gallery-body">The 2015 James Beard Award-winning chefs are beyond creative and are setting the standard for modern cooking</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/top-chefs/quick-look-2015-james-beard-award-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/top-chefs/quick-look-2015-james-beard-award-winners#comments Rising Star Chefs People to Watch Top Chefs Wed, 06 May 2015 14:26:00 +0000 42781 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Berrista Cafe: The coffee shop goes cutting-edge http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/berrista-cafe-coffee-shop-goes-cutting-edge <div class="field-deck"> Watch your back, Starbucks. Even the junk food is healthful at Chicago chef and food manipulator supreme Homaro Cantu’s new neighborhood concept. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Watch your back, Starbucks. Even the junk food is healthful at Homaro Cantu’s new neighborhood concept, Berrista Cafe. </div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/berrista-cafe-coffee-shop-goes-cutting-edge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/berrista-cafe-coffee-shop-goes-cutting-edge#comments Food Trends New Restaurant Concepts People to Watch Gated Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18:48:00 +0000 39641 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com 15 more to watch in 2015 http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/15-more-watch-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">We couldn’t stop at 15. Expect great things from these foodservice trendsetters, too.</div> <p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/15-more-watch-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/people-watch/15-more-watch-2015#comments People to Watch Gated Mon, 12 Jan 2015 16:26:00 +0000 39131 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com