About Us

StarChefs™, the magazine for culinary insiders, has been serving the restaurant industry since 1995. StarChefs’ 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, bartenders, and artisans, StarChefs’ 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.

Staff

Antoinette Bruno CEO and Editor-in-Chief (email)
Will Blunt Managing Editor (email)
Evan Leventhal Director of Marketing (email)
Leah Hammerman Associate Marketing Manager
Nicole Borden Associate Marketing Manager
Caroline Hatchett Editor (email)
Sean Kenniff Associate Editor (email)
D. J. Costantino Editorial Assistant (email)
Danielle Powell PR & Social Media Associate (email)
Wilson Chung International Chefs Congress Director
Megan Davis Events Manager
Julia Abanavas Culinary Ambassador (email)
Briana Balducci Photography Editor (email)
Irene Khan Designer and Illustrator
Daniela Constantini Intern
Bruno Ignatius Nicholson Canine Mascot

Founders

Bob Giraldi
Phil Suarez
Patricia Greaney
Fern Berman

Advisory Board Members

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