Media availability with celebrity chef Chris Cosentino – NAIT’s 2013 Hokanson Chef in Residence
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WHAT: NAIT will host a media availability with renowned chef, author and television personality Chris Cosentino - NAIT’s 2013 Hokanson Chef in Residence.
WHEN: Friday, March 22, 2013
11 a.m. to 12 p.m. – Photo/b-roll op – Cosentino working with students
12 to 12:30 p.m. – Interview opportunities
WHERE: NAIT Main Campus
11762 106 St.
- Media, including food writers and bloggers, are asked to meet outside Ernest’s restaurant, which is in U Building off 118 Avenue (see campus map). You will be met by a representative of NAIT’s Department of Marketing and Communications, and escorted to the availability. All participants will be required to wear lab coats, which will be provided.
Cosentino is executive chef at San Francisco’s Incanto restaurant, where he cooks in an earthy rustic Italian style. He gained international acclaim as a leading expert and proponent of offal cookery. He has been featured on the Food Network in the Next Iron Chef America and Chefs vs. City. Cosentino is the season four winner of Bravo's Top Chef Masters series winning over $140,000 for the Michael J. Fox foundation for Parkinson's research.
The Hokanson Chef in Residence program kicked off with Canadian celebrity chef Rob Feenie in 2009, followed by David Adjey in 2010, Susur Lee in 2011 and Massimo Capra in 2012.
For more information, please contact:
NAIT Media Relations
P 780.471.8450 C 780.916.8307 E firstname.lastname@example.org