NY (March 14, 2003) - The culinary community is buzzing with talk of the 2003 JAMES BEARD FOUNDATION AWARDS nominees, which were announced late yesterday. Get in on the excitement with StarChefs, which lists the entire roster of nominees on its website (www.starchefs.com).
StarChefs also provides information on the upcoming 2003 James Beard Foundation Awards gala and ceremony, during which the award winners will be announced. Marking the 100th birthday of James Beard, the father of American cooking, the gala will be held on Monday, May 5, 2003, at the New York Marriott Marquis. Twenty-five chefs will be featured from across the country, each of whom will present a unique take on the James Beard philosophy of cooking. The James Beard Awards honor food and beverage industry professionals in America for their achievements.
About StarChefs: StarChefs™ is an award-winning new media site, serving the foodservice industry and food aficionados since 1995. The site receives 14½ million hits/month and has won Best of the Web awards from, among others, U.S. News Online, USA Today, Brill’s Content, and Lycos. Hosted online by 85 of the world’s top celebrity chefs, the site has become the most important destination for original culinary content on the Web. Its JobFinder is the premier employment classifieds destination for the hospitality industry.