L’Auberge Del Mar names Leaver as chef de cuisine

L’Auberge Del Mar, A Destination Hotel, has named Collin Leaver as chef de cuisine. He will collaborate with the resort’s executive chef, Nathan Lingle, on menu development, combining his certified pizzaiolo and Italian influences with fresh ingredients to create new and contemporary menus. www.LAubergeDelMar.com www.DestinationHotels.com. “Collin is a highly accomplished culinarian with a diverse industry […]

Sydney Semedo new executive chef at West Palm Beach Marriott’s Bistro Ten Zero One

The West Palm Beach Marriott has named as its new executive chef.  Semedo will oversee the Marriott’s signature restaurant, Bistro Ten Zero One, along with the hotel’s in-house banquet and catering services. Semedo, originally from Cape Verde Island in West Africa, comes to Bistro after working as executive chef for Newark Liberty International Airport Marriott. “My […]

Big Time Restaurant Group Executive Chef Summa co-hosting film on female chefs

  With females representing only seven percent of executive chefs and restaurant owners in the U.S., Big Time Restaurant Group Executive Chef/Partner Lisabet Summa is teaming up with filmmaker Joanna James, to promote women in Florida’s hospitality industry. The duo on June 25 will host a screening of “A Fine Line,” which chronicles the experiences […]

Taste of Recovery coming to Delray Beach on June 2

  The second annual Taste of Recovery (tasteofrecovery.com) is fast approaching. The event, hosted by Louie Bossi, Executive Chef/Partner at Big Time Restaurant Group’s Louie Bossi’s Ristorante, Bar & Pizzeria, is scheduled for June 2 from 6-9 p.m. at the Old School Square Pavilion,51 North Swinton Avenue, in Delray Beach.  Guests will receive bites from a […]

Hope golf exhibit thanks Bob for the memories

Here’s a good way to spend some of the Memorial Day holiday. What’s Since 2011, fans and museum-goers across the United States have had an opportunity to experience the traveling exhibition, “Bob Hope: An American Treasure.” Beginning May 26, the popular exhibition will make its way back to the place where Hope’s journey to success […]