About us

StarChefs™, the magazine for culinary insiders, has been serving the restaurant industry since 1995. StarChefs’s original culinary content is driven by in-person tastings and interviews across the world. Its mission is to catalyze culinary professionals’ success and give them the tools they need to overcome their specific challenges. In addition to featuring top chefs, pastry chefs, sommeliers, and mixologists, StarChefs’s Culinary JobFinder is the leading job board connecting culinary and hospitality professionals to careers in the foodservice industry. StarChefs.com™ features more than 35,000 published pages of original, chef-focused culinary content and generates traffic of 4.322 million page views, and 1.927 million unique visitors and was nominated for Best Web Site for Food and Nutrition by the James Beard Foundation. StarChefs also offers hospitality companies powerful marketing opportunities such as market research, campaign development, site advertising, product sampling through event sponsorship, lead generation, and contextually relevant sponsorship placements.


Antoinette Bruno CEO and Editor-in-Chief (email)
Will Blunt Managing Editor (email)
Evan Leventhal Director of Marketing (email)
Leah Hammerman Marketing Associate
Nicole Borden Associate Marketing Manager
Caroline Hatchett Features Editor (email)
Sean Kenniff Features Writer (email)
Lisa Elbert Editorial Assistant
Wilson Chung International Chefs Congress Director
Ebony White Events Manager
Julia Abanavas Culinary Ambassador (email)
Megan Swann Photography Editor
Irene Khan Designer and Illustrator
Mary Choi JobFinder Manager (email)
Bruno Canine Mascot
Victoria Brown Editorial Intern
Alexandra Edwards Events Intern
Airi Shibayama Events Intern


Bob Giraldi
Phil Suarez
Patricia Greaney
Fern Berman

Advisory Board Members

José Andrés
Daniel Boulud
Josh DeChellis
Iacopo Falai
Traci Des Jardin
Wylie Dufresne
Elizabeth Falkner
Todd Gray
Johnny Iuzzini
Mourad Lahlou
Paul Liebrandt
Rick Moonen
Ken Oringer
Lex Poulos
Marcus Samuelsson
Audrey Saunders
Norman Van Aken
Jean-Georges Vongerichten