Joe Bastianich

Joe Bastianich is one of America’s preeminent restaurateurs and TV personalities; he is also an author, musician and triathlete. In 2005, Joe was recognized as an Outstanding Wine and Spirits Professional by both the James Beard Foundation and Bon Appétit Magazine. In 2008, he was awarded the James Beard Foundation’s Outstanding Restaurateur Award. When Joe is not whipping up new business deals, or working the dining room at one of his many restaurants, he can be found at his home in New York City, playing guitar and spending time with his wife, Deanna, and their three children.

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Andy Nusser

Andy Nusser’s passion for food was sparked in his Spanish hometown on the Costa Brava where he worked as a dishwasher at a restaurant called Casa Nun. Nusser spent more…

James Piccolo

Executive Chef James Piccolo joined B&B Hospitality Group in 2008 as part of the opening team at Tarry Lodge in Port Chester. Being raised in an Italian household, he has always had…

John Giorno

John Giorno, aka Johnny Day, began his career with B&B Hospitality Group on 2000 where he started as a Bartender at Babbo in New York City. Originally from the suburbs of Philadelphia,…