Lin Brehmer is the veteran music man of the 93XRT Morning Radio Show. On the morning of Dec. 30th 1991, he placed a needle on the record, “This Must Be the Place” by Talking Heads to augur a new chapter in a radio career...
Rockit Ranch Productions
Billy Dec is a two time Emmy Award Winning Entertainment TV Personality, Producer, Actor, Attorney, Restaurateur and CEO/Founder of Rockit Ranch, a premier hospitality...
ABC 7 Chicago
Steve is the Food Reporter for ABC 7 - Chicago. Every Friday at 11 a.m., and Saturday at 10 p.m., he introduces his “Hungry Hound” segments live, covering a range of food and drink-related topics...
David is the Dining and Drinking Editor for Newcity/Chicago, and a regular contributor of food/beverage-related articles to Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago Tribune, Men’s Book, Plate...
Carla Lalli Music
Carla Lalli Music is the food director at
Bon Appétit where she oversees the brand's food and recipe content in print and across all... MORE www.bonappetit.com
NBC 5 Chicago
Alex Maragos is a general assignment reporter and morning show anchor. He joined NBC 5 News in August 2015. Alex returned home to Chicago after...
Fox News 32
Sylvia Perez is a widely recognized and respected name in the Chicago news market. She’s best known for looking beyond the headlines and reporting the...
Chandra Ram worked as a cook before turning to food writing and editing Plate, an award-winning food magazine that challenges chefs to take food...
Bon Appétit in 2011 as editor in chief, and with his distinct point of view reinvented the food lifestyle category. With 28... MORE www.bonappetit.com
Iron Chef America
Mario Rizzotti is an acclaimed television personality and Italian culinary expert. He most recently served a judge on the Food Network’s Iron Chef ...
ALPANA SINGH, MS
CHECK PLEASE!/TERRA VINE
Born and raised in Monterey, California, Alpana Singh’s strong work ethic and ease with people of all ages stemmed from a youth spent working in her family’s ethnic grocery store. Later,...
David is the editor and digital director of Epicurious, the most trusted recipe website in the world. Since coming to the brand in 2015, ...
Entertainment Reporter, NBC 5
LeeAnn Trotter is a feature reporter for NBC5, covering arts & entertainment, food, and fun events happening around town. She is also a contributor to NBC’s "Making a Difference" franchise...
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