Donatella ArpaiaRestaurateur, cookbook author and television personality, may be best known for her role as head judge on Food Network's "Iron Chef America" and "The Next Iron Chef," but she is widely considered one of the most influential women in the culinary scene today. Donatella has lent her brand and expertise to a string of successful and highly acclaimed restaurants, including davidburke & donatella, Kefi, and the Michelin-starred Anthos. Donatella lives in New York with her husband, renowned heart surgeon Dr. Allan Stewart (with whom she collaborates on mom-friendly, heart-healthy recipes) and son, cultivating a balanced life, devouring every moment with her own spirited style.
Ingrid HoffmannBest known for her Food Network’s Cooking Channel show “Simply Delicioso,” and “Delicioso” on Univision. She is the author of the bestselling Simply Delicioso: A Collection of Everyday Recipes with Recetas Favoritas con Sabor Latino, and the more recent Latin D’Lite: Delicious Latin Recipes with a Healthy Twist, which are published in English and Spanish. Raised in Colombia and Curaçao, Ingrid, who now lives in Miami, was voted Flavors of Passion Chef of 2011 for her contribution to bringing awareness to the flavors of Latin America.
Kerry SimonDubbed the rock-n-roll chef by Rolling Stone magazine, the “Iron Chef America” winner is the executive chef and owner of his namesake "Simon" at Palms Place in Las Vegas, as well as Simon LA, in Los Angeles, Simon Prime in Atlantic City, and KGB in Las Vegas, with more restaurants on the horizon.
G. GarvinAcclaimed chef, cookbook author and James Beard Nominee, Chef Gerry Garvin, known as G. Garvin, is best known for his simple recipes and his latest food TV series on Food Network's Cooking Channel, "Road Trip with G Garvin."
Devin AlexanderMost widely known for her role on NBC’s “The Biggest Loser,” and her passion for healthy foods. She has authored 8 cookbooks including the New York Times bestselling The Biggest Loser Cookbook, The Biggest Loser Family Cookbook, and I Can’t Believe It’s Not Fattening.